Jamaican Beef Patties - I really enjoy Jamaican food and I would love to try these . But I find that much of Jamaican food is way to hot for me so I would have to cut way back on the chilies or find a substitute for the Scotch Bonnet peppers.
Beef Empanadas - Martha Stewart Recipes.... Empanadas are a popular street food and fun to re-create in your own kitchen. These empanadas have a hearty beef and vegetable filling encased in tender cream cheese pastry crust
My favorite Puerto Rican food is Pastelillos or what Mexicans refer to as Empanadas or Americans as meat pies. I'll add a few photos of my home made ones too. I make my own sofrito and freeze it in ice-cube trays for seasoning in several recipes.