Fried Plantain Meat Pies (Piononos)

Piononos (Meat Pies)

These fried pies are stuffed with classic picadillo. See the recipe for Piononos » Back to Puerto Rican Christmas »Penny de los Santos

These fried pies are stuffed with a classic Puerto Rican picadillo of spiced ground beef, tomatoes, and olives. This recipe first appeared in our December 2011 issue along with Kathleen Squires's story Island Holiday.