THE BRONX - Bronx chef Julio Rodriguez is fulfilling his dreams right out of his Throggs Neck kitchen.

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The Caribbean cooking sensation shares his talents through a series of YouTube videos where he walks you through some of his favorite recipes. Those videos have brought in more than 100,000 views, a following increased by a few cookbooks Rodriguez also has out.

As of a few weeks ago, Rodriguez teaches an interactive cooking class on City Island.