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Instagram Teaches Us There is Nothing To Do During Hurricane Sandy But Eat

@hooleahoolea

The East Coast’s personal nightmare, Hurricane Sandy, has been flooding the streets AND our Twitter/Instagram feeds. If we’ve learned anything from the social media deluge, it’s that people have nothing to do but make some impressive Huracán banquetes. The best of the Instagram monchis – including meats & Pernil encebollao’  – below.  NOM NOM NOM:

@lucky7design

@lucky7design

This user got a lil’ more fancy, and made pinchos. How does chicken, shrimp & pineapple sound? :

Chicken, shrimp, peppers & pinneapple pinchos by @kle_2crazy

pinchos by @kle_2crazy

Up next? TOSTONES CENTRAL! Btw, everyone knows Tostones are easy to cook, plantains are cheap, plus no electricity needed so, hurricane tostón!

@titel20

@titel20

And this guy went all out, Sancocho for Hurricane, plus funny detail, guineos instead of plátanos. Does anyone else eat Sancocho like this?

@albertomarmol

@albertomarmol

Hurricane-peeps got their beans and veggies too (These three courtesy of Buzzfeed):

@superbts

@superbts

Add some tortillas, make it into tostadas, look at you Sandy, chef, de nada. (I horribly failed at rhyming)

@alxgrossman

@alxgrossman

@itzelagarcia

@itzelagarcia

Here’s some preferred drinks to wash it down (pero no te mojes!)

@msandor2

@msandor2

Necessary supplies of course:

@Nicolaes

@Nicolaes