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Category Archives: Party Menus
PINK BORSCHT – BEET FLAN
Posted on September 10, 2014 by Platanos, Mangoes and Me!
Posted in Beets, Blogging, Party Menus, Soups - Cold/Hot, Uncategorized | 8 Comments
PICKLE IT! – PICKLED RED ONIONS + PICKLED RED GRAPES
Posted on September 17, 2013 by Platanos, Mangoes and Me!
I remember this nursery rhyme. My primary years were spent in Venezuela and my step-mother who was American would always make us practice our English and this was one of the hardest rhymes. Peter Piper picked a peck of peppers; A peck … Continue reading →
Posted in Appetizers, Beef, Fruits, Party Menus, Something Different, Tapas, Vinegar | 20 Comments
CHEESE, PISTACHIO AND PRUNE CAKE – CAKE AU FROMAGE ET PRUNEAUX
Posted on May 20, 2013 by Platanos, Mangoes and Me!
We are going on a picnic and I am bringing… This month the Creative Cooking Group’s theme was a picnic.
Causa Limeña + Steak Tartare
Posted on February 18, 2013 by Platanos, Mangoes and Me!
This month’s challenge at Creative Cooking Group is nothing more than the ever-loving meat and potatoes. The Causa is a traditional Peruvian dish made from potatoes which is served cold adding different fillings. I decided on using white, purple and sweet potatoes as I could not … Continue reading →
Posted in Around Town - NYC - Restaurants, International Dishes, Latin Traditional, Meats, Party Menus, Tapas, Uncategorized | Tagged Potato | 29 Comments
Té para Dos o Más- Tea for Two or More
Posted on August 27, 2012 by Platanos, Mangoes and Me!
Avocoado Stuffed with Little Gems
Posted on September 14, 2011 by Platanos, Mangoes and Me!
Now that I am partly settled and have gotten back to getting my “casa” in order I was longing for something healthy and easy to make.
Posted in Appetizers, Party Menus, Pasta, Something Different, Vegetarian | 21 Comments
Albóndigas en Salsa de Almendra – Meatballs in Almond Sauce
Posted on August 5, 2011 by Platanos, Mangoes and Me!
A friend asked that I make him something different for his tapas birthday party and decided on these meatballs. They originate from Catalonia, Spain and they deserve an Ole!
Posted in Appetizers, Meats, Party Menus, Spain, Tapas | 19 Comments