If it's not creamy...it's not flan... The most crucial aspect of flan is its texture. If it doesn't jiggle, melt in your mouth, and have a syrup drip unfortunately it's not caramel flan... Or at least that's what any Hispanic person would say, and I completely agree! However, Hispanics aren't the only ones that have … Continue reading Creamy caramel flan
Say no to boring party food and yes to turkey mofonguitos! Ready to move on from boring and boxed frozen finger foods? ...Yes?! Then boy do I have a special treat to share with you! Turkey mofonguitos! If you've had them before, I know you're excited about this one, But if you haven't then I … Continue reading Turkey mofonguitos with a vegan option
2 for 1... Tita Mae's chicken Macaroni salad is here & there's a vegan alternative! The holidays came and went, but I'm not quite ready to let go HAHA!? Are you!? This chicken macaroni salad is one that we usually have during the holiday season. This salad was one of my favorite memories of when … Continue reading Easy Chicken Macaroni Salad-With Vegan Option
It's festive cocktail season... That means spiced apple cider cocktails OR mocktails for all! This recipe is super simple and will leave your entire home smelling like the holidays for an entire day with no apple spice candle needed! Be the talk of the town and impress your guests this holiday season with this spiced … Continue reading Spiced apple cider cocktails…The festive drink you need!!
YOUR FAVORITE COMFORT meal minus the cheese! YES! You read that correctly spicy VEGAN mac and cheese! we all love mac and cheese, but the calories, the dairy, the fat, the bloat...ughhh! Well, with the holidays around the corner, I thought it was time to get to the good stuff, but in a healthier way. … Continue reading Spicy vegan mac and cheese
Sancocho without meat!? Is that even possible!? The answer to your question is simple, Si se puede!!! Vegan sancocho is just as tasty and even more nutritious than a traditional Dominican beef sancocho. I do have to admit when I was finishing up this recipe, I did call my mom to make sure I … Continue reading Vegan Sancocho- Traditional Dominican hearty stew
What are tostones and where are they from? Tostones the ultimate Latin side dish you just can't live without! Use this recipe to add that extra bit of texture to any meal, or just have it as a tasty savory snack. This recipe is simple, made with just four ingredients, and can be made in under 15 … Continue reading Easy garlic tostones…The side dish you can’t live without!
Coquito for breakfast!? OH YESSs!! NUTELLA. COQUITO. FRENCH. TOAST!!! SO now that I have your full attention, let's talk about the amazing time of year we find ourselves in or better known as coquito season! For those that may not know what coquito is, be prepared because once you know, there's no turning back! … Continue reading Nutella Coquito French Toast
Coquito season is finally here!!! Let's be honest, this is what we've been waiting for all year long, and now the moment is finally here! Coquito season!!! However, what if I told you that coquito season could be enjoyed even more by having vegan coquito instead!? I know... skeptical, I understand. I was skeptical too … Continue reading Easy traditional vegan Coquito
Latinos and rice... If there's one thing that I can’t live without ... It's RICE!!! The first solid food that practically every Hispanic toddler has, will almost always be a bowl of Arroz y habichuelas. The bowls vary from country to country, but it’s a rite of passage that every mom is eager to share … Continue reading Arroz y Habichuelas Con Coco – Coconut Rice and Beans