Fried Plantains with Orange Sauce

Fried Plantains with Orange Sauce

This recipe for fried plantains with orange sauce, or platanos fritos, won´t leave you indifferent! What I like about our grandmothers' desserts is that they were made with basic products. Who doesn't have sugar, bananas and oranges at home? You only need these three...

Crema Catalana

Crema Catalana

Crema Catalana is a delicious traditional dessert of the Spanish cuisine. I love the Spanish food and what my country land offers to our gastronomy. If you have ever been to Spain, you know it has different climates and landscapes from north to south and from east to...

Lemon Mousse with Condensed Milk

Lemon Mousse with Condensed Milk

This summer in Vivero, the most popular dessert in my family has been the lemon mousse with condensed milk. I asked my aunt Carmela to teach me how to make this dessert since it is easy to make, fresh and creamy. Furthermore, it can be stored for several days in the...

Panna Cotta with Raspberries and Chia Seeds

Panna Cotta with Raspberries and Chia Seeds

This recipe for panna cotta with raspberries and chia seeds is a very easy dessert to make and it won't take you any time at all. If you have cocktail glasses, this dessert presentation will be very colourful and classy for any special event at home. But this dessert...

Banana Strawberry Smoothie

Banana Strawberry Smoothie

This afternoon I'm going to prepare my children a delicious strawberry banana smoothie. It's Sunday evening and I have decided to make my 5 and 6-year-old kids a nutritious and easy to make drink. They've been playing all day and this smoothie will refresh themselves....

Homemade Peanut Butter

Homemade Peanut Butter

Peanut butter, peanut butter! I remember perfectly when I first saw peanut butter. It had a huge impact on me. It was on a trip to the United States, accompanying my father on one of his trips to New York. Peanut butter on toast, peanut butter on a bagel, peanut...

Chocolate Truffles with Condensed Milk

Chocolate Truffles with Condensed Milk

Now that Christmas is approaching, is your opportunity to surprise family and friends with this chocolate truffles recipe. I´m happy whenever I have the chance to make a chocolate dessert, like these truffles. When I was a kid I loved chocolate, but milk chocolate....

Homemade Pastry Cream

Homemade Pastry Cream

Pastry cream is a basic resource in the baker's kitchen. It is piped into many desserts, especially those made of puff pastry. This pastry cream recipe is made with milk, eggs, cornstarch, sugar, lemon peel and cinnamon stick. With this recipe you will learn easily...

Creamy Arroz con Leche

Creamy Arroz con Leche

Arroz con leche is a traditional Spanish dessert made with basic ingredients such as rice, milk, sugar and lemon peel. One of the best memories I have as a child was my grandmother making this delicious rice pudding for dessert. Therefore, every time I taste the...

Red Fruit Pavlova

Red Fruit Pavlova

This pavlova recipe is the one we usually use for special family occasions. When we all get together, my mother and my aunt Carmela, who are great cooks, always bring this red fruit pavlova for dessert. Is This Pavlova Recipe Easy to Make ? Yes! Pavlova is an easy to...

Floating Island

Floating Island

If you like custard as much as I do, you will love this floating island recipe. Floating island is a french dessert consisting of meringue floating on a custard. In this case I will serve the meringue floating on spanish custard. The outcome is incredibly delicious!...

Flan with Condensed Milk

Flan with Condensed Milk

You will love this recipe for flan with condensed milk! Victor and I share the same passion for homemade desserts! Both of us have been lucky enough to be part of large families where there is a good eating culture ; although , when the food is on the table you have...