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Mojito Carlota

Mojito Carlota Makes 9 servings, One 9x9" or 8x8" pan.   Mojito Carlota: 1 ⅓ cups /  360 ml evaporated milk 2 sprigs of fresh mint, leaves cup / 140 gm cream cheese, room temp. 2 oz. / 60 ml white rum (Bacardi) 1 ½ cup / 380 gm condensed milk ½ cup + 2...

Nana’s Strawberry Squares

  Nana's Strawberry Squares Makes 9 bars, One 9x9" or 8x8" pan.   Cookie base layer: ½ cup / 112 gm butter 2 ½ cups / 215 gm Graham cracker crumbs (I used Lemon wafer cookies, but any plain dry cookie will do.)   German buttercream (middle layer): ¼ cup / 60 ml milk 3...

Chili Garlic Peanuts

    Chili Garlic Peants Makes 3 cups Ingredientes: 60 ml / ¼ cup oil 5 cloves garlic, sliced thinly  5 dried Chile de arbol, seeded 500 gm / 3 cups spanish peanuts, raw with skins 1 lime, zested and juiced salt to taste Instructions 1. In a skillet, add the oil and thinly sliced garlic. Fried the...

Ninja Foodi Baking: Pastel de Elote

Man this quarantine is getting boring. I recently moved so now I'm in an apartment without an oven. A buddy of mine gave me a Ninja Foodi for a house/apartment warming gift, and he says it's the shit. I've mostly been using it for beans,...

Mezcal and Orange Sorbet

Mezcal seems to be all rage these days, but to be honest, I'm still not a big fan quite yet. I find it a bit too smokey for my liking, but that's just my opinion. Although after a fews beers, I do find myself ordering...

Eggnog Bread Pudding

Christmas never really feels like Christmas while living in a different country. Family, climate, customs, foods, even the smells are different down here. Being alone for the holidays really makes you realize and feel grateful for what you are missing back at home. Christmas is a...

Ale Carrot Cake

A special someone inspired me to do this recipe. He’s a fanatic of beer and carrot cake, so I thought way not have both? He can have his beer cake and drink it too.  I chose an ale, that tends to be a bit on the sweet...

Pumpkin Cheesecake Flan

  Basically the only time my Mom would ever bake was during the holidays, Thanksgiving and Christmas. Every single Thanksgiving, (the second Monday in October for us Canucks) she would bake a pumpkin pie for dessert. But that all changed one fateful day when she found a...

Mango Coconut Royale

Icebox cakes were all the rage in the 1950s. They consist of whipped cream, pudding, or any other loose creamy mixture, layered with dry cookies or wafers. As the cake sits overnight in the fridge (or icebox), the cookies absorb some of the moisture from...

Nanaimo Bars

Ooh Canada. Every so often I start to feel a little homesick, so I generally try to head on up for a visit 2, 3, or even 4 times a year to catch up with friends, family and my twin brother. I've been living in...