Homemade Churros

Homemade Churros

Whenever I go to my grandmother's village, I have churros for breakfast! When freshly made, churros are deliciously crispy on the outside and tender on the inside. A Typical Breakfast In Spain Here in Spain, the way to eat them for breakfast is plain or coating the...

Puff Pastry Apple Tartlets with Pastry Cream

Puff Pastry Apple Tartlets with Pastry Cream

I am spending a weekend in the mountains of Madrid to be in touch with nature. And … On monday is my birthday! So I think I will celebrate a little snack party with puff pastry apple tartlets. The landscape I am surrounded by invites me to make a dessert with puff...

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...

Homemade Spanish Custard

Homemade Spanish Custard

Homemade custard, or natillas, belongs to the wide range of desserts that my grandmother used to make us. Therefore, when I eat this homemade dessert, it reminds me of my childhood. I remember when we used to go to my grandmother's house for Sunday lunch. I was very...

Spanish Flan

Spanish Flan

Flan is a dessert that takes me back to my childhood. Every summer, when I was a kid, I used to go with my siblings to our family house in the countryside. In that place surrounded by nature, I spent my happiest summers … and the food… mmmmm… that was good quality...

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...

Birthday Cake with Dulce de Leche

Birthday Cake with Dulce de Leche

One of my favourite cakes in our recipe book is this birthday cake with dulce de leche. We all like to taste over and over again those flavours that reminds us of our childhood. When you come across with a dessert that you liked so much in your childhood, you start to...