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TACOS DE ZANAHORIA

Ingredientes 3ZANAHORIAS RALLADAS CRUDAS 1/4 KGQUESO 10TORTILLAS ACEITE PARA FREIR 1LECHUGA 2TOMATES Pasos REVUELVA LAS ZANAHORIAS RALLADAS CON EL QUESO, COLOQUE LA MEZCLA ANTERIOR EN LAS TORTILLAS PARA HACER LOS TACOS. FRÍALOS EN ABUNDANTE ACEITE, PIQUE LA LECHUGA PARA ENSALADA Y COLOQUE ENCIMA EL TOMATE PICADO. Continue reading TACOS DE ZANAHORIA

PIÑA LOCA

(RECETA DELICIOSA) Si tienes alguna reunión con los amigos, con tu pareja, o simplemente te quieres dar un gusto personal, esta es la ocasión, prepara tu estómago ya que es muy ácido. No te recomendamos que lo hagas muy seguido, pero disfrútalo mucho mientras lo comes. Escribiendo esto ya se me hizo agua la boca, … Continue reading PIÑA LOCA

Bacardi Rum Balls

Bacardi Rum Balls 1 box vanilla wafers, crushed 3 tbsp. cocoa 1½ c. finely chopped walnuts 4½ tbsp. corn syrup 1/3 c. rum 1 c. confectioners sugar (also extra for rolling balls) Mix together wafer crumbs, cocoa, nuts and confectioners sugar. Add syrup and rum. Mix well and form into balls. Roll balls in confectioners … Continue reading Bacardi Rum Balls

Piragua de Crema de Mango con Vainilla (Mango Vanilla Cream Shaved Ice)

Rich in tropical flavor, mangoes pair naturally with creamy condensed milk and vanilla. Let the others scream for ice cream: we would rather yearn for a luscious Mango Piragua. Ingredients 1 pound ripe mangoes, peeled, pits removed 1 14-ounce can sweetened condensed milk 1 12-ounce can evaporated milk 1 teaspoon vanilla extract 8 cups shaved … Continue reading Piragua de Crema de Mango con Vainilla (Mango Vanilla Cream Shaved Ice)

Salvadoran Pupusas con Curtido (Masa Cakes with Cabbage Slaw)

As I learned, the best part about El Salvador’s national dish isn’t just the warm, savory masa filled with melty cheese (or meat or beans), but its brilliant accompaniment called curtido. Like a sauerkraut or kimchi, this zippy cabbage relish balances the heaviness of the pupusa and makes it a simple yet satisfying meal for … Continue reading Salvadoran Pupusas con Curtido (Masa Cakes with Cabbage Slaw)

Horchata

Horchata Total Time: 3 hr 45 min Prep: 15 min Inactive: 3 hr 30 min Yield: 6 to 8 servings Level: Easy Ingredients 1 cup long-grain white rice, rinsed 1 cinnamon stick, preferably Mexican, broken into pieces, plus more for garnish 1/2 cup sugar, or to taste 1 tablespoon ground cinnamon, preferably Mexican, for garnish … Continue reading Horchata

Coquito Cupcakes

Ingredients 2 1/2 cups cake flour 1 1/2 cups sugar 1 stick butter, at room temperature 1 1/4 cups milk 1 teaspoon salt 1 teaspoon vanilla extract 1 teaspoon coconut extract 1 teaspoon baking powder 1 teaspoon baking soda 3 eggs Directions Preheat oven at 350 F. Sift flour, salt, baking powder and baking soda … Continue reading Coquito Cupcakes

Coconut Pudding (Tembleque)

  A classic Puerto Rican dessert – smooth and warm and a holiday staple. For a festive presentation, pour the templeque mixture into fun martini glasses and set.    Ingredients: 2 cans coconut milk (14-ounce each) 2 1/4 cups sugar 1 cup cornstarch 1/2 teaspoon salt *ground cinnamon for dusting Directions: In a saucepan, combine coconut milk with … Continue reading Coconut Pudding (Tembleque)

Sofrito Secrets 101:

  Sofrito is one of the many foods or food ingredients that identify us and set us apart as Puerto Ricans. But many of us don’t know that sofrito is used widely in the Caribbean and often goes by the same name. The term ‘sofrito’ was brought to the island by Spanish colonizers who prepare … Continue reading Sofrito Secrets 101:

Sofrito

Here’s a recipe you can start with. . . . 1 bunch Cilantro 1 bunch recao 1 head of garlic 3 large onions 1 lb. ajíes dulces 2 cubanese peppers or 2 large bell peppers ½ cup olives with pimientos 1 sm jar roasted red peppers 1 tbsp. cappers 2 tbsp. crushed oregano 1 tbsp. … Continue reading Sofrito

The Carry-On Challenge: How to Pack Light Every Time (PT 3)

Challenge No. 3: The Business Trip Business trips pose two primary challenges for light packers: looking professional without toting half your wardrobe, and bringing only the most essential gadgets to get the job done. Unless it’s a particularly lengthy trip, you can usually get by with a single neutral-colored suit that can be mixed and … Continue reading The Carry-On Challenge: How to Pack Light Every Time (PT 3)

Moda

“Don’t be into trends. Don’t make fashion own you, but you decide what you are, what you want to express by the way you dress and the way to live.” —Gianni Versace Hello, Friends! This is just a small glimpse, into my fashion closet….I have much more in store for you on my Facebook Blogger … Continue reading Moda

Shop Like You’re On Vacay

What To Shop For: 1. Mint                                 6. Churros 2. Amber                             7. Mojito 3. Caftans                            8. Cigars 4. Mexican tops                 9. Classic cars 5. Lavender   Continue reading Shop Like You’re On Vacay

Arigato hey!

Arigato hey, y’all! Hope you all are having an awesome day! Stay positive friends. What inspires you? There are a lot of things that can provide inspiration – seeing other people accomplish great things, seeing other people overcome adversity, hearing inspirational quotes from great people, even the sheer beauty of nature can remind us just … Continue reading Arigato hey!