Category Archives: Desserts

SWEET POTATOES – THREE WAYS – SWEET POTATO FLAN INFUSED WITH COQUITO – TURKEY MEATBALLS STUFFED WITH SWEET POTATOES AND BAKED

Well the CCC is back and we are ready to start the new year with an interesting challenge suggested by our own Laura Lafata, La Diva Cucina! JANUARY CHALLENGE: Repurposing Leftovers or How Many Meals Can You Get From One.

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TEMBLEQUE (PUERTO RICAN COCONUT PUDDING) + SWEET CILANTRO/MINT SAUCE

The challenge for March from Creative Cooking Crew is “The Perfect Bite”.

Posted in Desserts, Latin Contemporary, Latin Traditional, Puerto Rican - Tipico, Puerto Rico, Something Different, Uncategorized, Vegetarian | 12 Comments

“COQUITO” FRENCH TOAST – PUERTO RICAN EGGNOG FRENCH TOAST

This month’s Creative Cooking Crew’s challenge is cooking with spirits.  This was an easy challenge for me  because as the holidays approach, I start to make my “coquito” Puerto Rican eggnog.

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TEMBLEQUE – PUERTO RICAN COCONUT PUDDING

 

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PIŇA COLADA UPSIDE DOWN PANCAKES + COCONUT RIMMED PINEAPPLE MIMOSA

During one of my recent trips to Florida, I saw a picture of a pineapple upside down pancake and immediately my mouth watered.  It’s been in the back of my mind and today is the day. I had no recipe, this … Continue reading

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FLAN DE TRES LECHES PARA EL DIA DE SAN VALENTIN- THREE MILK FLAN FOR ST. VALENTINE’S

Posted in Breakfast/Brunch, Desserts, Latin Traditional | 42 Comments

LOOK MA I MADE CAKE – BACARDI RUM CAKE FROM PUERTO RICO

I hope your New Year was wonderful.  A happy, healthy and prosperous to you all. Everyone makes resolutions and very few are kept.  I know, I am one of those people…weak and lazy at times.  But this resolution I will … Continue reading

Posted in Desserts, Eggs, Latin Traditional, Puerto Rican - Tipico | 18 Comments

To all you chocolate lovers our there – XOCOLATTI – New York, September 12, 2011

I cannot wait to go to the opening of this shop.  If you are in New York stop by, visit, buy and enjoy these wonderful mouth-watering treats.  You can also go on line to order http://xocolatti.com/home/ Xocolatti the standout star … Continue reading

Posted in Candy, Chocolate, Desserts, Grand Openings | 6 Comments