Category Archives: Desserts

Dominican sweet beans

The Dominican sweet beans recipe is one that is very close to every Dominican’s heart. Dominicans sweet beans can be enjoyed at any time and in any season, but for some inexplicable reason, it is rarely seen outside of the Catholic time of lent… Continue reading

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Chilean “sopaipillas” (Soh-/pie-/pee-/jazz-)

Chilean pumpkin “sopaipillas” (Soh-/pie-/pee-/jazz-) Hello friends! No. I haven’t taken over the site, but I did have many recipes to share and not done so in a long time! Don’t worry, I’ll give you back the “Chef” one of these … Continue reading

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Carrot Pineapple cake

Carrot pineapple cake Hello friends! I’m now sharing some recipes I had saved for some time! Hope you enjoy! Ingredients for carrot pineapple cake 2 cups flour 2 tsp. ground cinnamon 1 tsp. nutmeg 1 ½ baking powder 1 tsp. … Continue reading

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Banana kisses cake

Banana kisses cake Hello friends! I had not shared for some time. This amazing cake I prepared a few days ago for my mother in law’s birthday (“Mama Antonia”) Hope you enjoy! Ingredients for the frosting ½ cup butter 8 … Continue reading

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Cocaleca! (little rice or “arrocito”)

Hello everyone! Some days ago I came across some “arrocito ” (literal “little rice”) and it brought back some memories. Of course I got some, how could I resist the temptation? The “arrocito ” or “cocaleca ” street treat is … Continue reading

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Corn “arepitas” and a sweet surprise!

Hello again friends and fellow foodies! I guess that’s what happens when one falls behind! LOL! This is a very Dominican recipe but not only do I bring this great recipe but we have a sweet surprise! This recipe is … Continue reading

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Doughnuts glazes!

Hi! Since the “chef” is taking vacations I guess that means the “Sous Chef’s” still in charge! Last week I shared some of my favorite doughnuts recipes and many asked why they were shiny and how did I get the … Continue reading

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American Doughnuts!

Hi again! Since our “Chef” seems to have gone AWOL I have no choice but to take charge. I think it was in the “Sous Chef” job description! Some of the oldest followers of this blog know that I publish … Continue reading

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