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tarta de santiago
Desserts

Tarta de Santiago

Tarta de Santiago is a divine dessert that is somewhere between a dense buttery tart and a crumbly cake. So light and delicious. It is more than just a beautiful treat, it stems from a special Spanish tradition. Tarta de Santiago is served all year round in Spain in honor […]

cauliflower congri
Sides

Cauliflower Congri

This Cauliflower Congri Recipe will show you how to take a classic Cuban dish like congri and make it healthier and lighter. Our Abuelas would probably argue that this was not Cuban, and most certainly not something they would endorse. But Abuela sometimes a girl needs to eat a vegetable, […]

Classic Cuban Ropa Vieja Recipe
Entree

Cuban Ropa Vieja Recipe

This Cuban Ropa Vieja Recipe is the perfect guide to a classic feel good meal. Ropa Vieja literally means, old clothes, which we always thought was just such a funny way to refer to something so delicious. But old clothes is kind of perfect. This beef shreds just like old […]

Crema de Malanga
Soups

Crema de Malanga with Garlic Oil

Crema de Malanga with Garlic Oil, is definitely an ode to a simpler time. With just a few simple ingredients malanga is transformed into a bowl of comfort. Malanga was cure to all tummy troubles in our houses. However this was not just Cuban myth. Malanga is a root vegetable […]

Lamb Chops
Entree

Lamb Chops with Mint Chimichurri

This Lamb Chops with Mint Chimichurri are going to be your go to recipe for when you want to really impress at a dinner party. When you want to really impress, Lamb Chops are your go-to move. There’s something so special about Lamb Chops. They definitely bring a certain elevation […]

Yaya's Chicken Soup Recipe
Soups

Yaya’s Cuban Chicken Soup

Yaya’s Cuban Chicken Soup is the perfect recipe to help guide you in making the most delicious comforting chicken soup right at home. Chicken Soup is something that every family has in their arsenal. It doesn’t matter the culture. Chicken Soup transcends culture. Every family has their own unique spin […]

Strawberry Cream Cheese Empanadas
Desserts

Strawberry Cream Cheese Empanadas

This Strawberry Cream Cheese Empanadas Recipe is a quick guide to making a creamy and fresh treat. Easy to come together and so delicious. The Strawberry and Cream Cheese Empanadas are such a great easy dessert. What we love most about these Strawberry and Cream Cheese Empanadas is that they […]

shrimp salad
Appetizers

Shrimp Salad

This Shrimp Salad is what you do when you want something fresh, light and delicious. This Shrimp Salad can be done with any leftover shrimp you might have from making something like Camarones Al Ajillo. But you can also just boil the shrimp real quick and make it fresh. The […]

Lentil Soup Recipe
Soups

Cuban Lentejas (Lentil Soup)

This Cuban Lentejas (Lentil Soup) Recipe is an easy to do one pot wonder that you can love all year long. It’s healthy and so delicious. Traditionally, if you have Lentejas, lentil soup, the first day of the New Year you would get good luck. Around here we think Lentejas […]

Confetti Fish Recipe
Entree

Sheet Pan: Confetti Fish

This Confetti Fish Recipe is going to being a little life into your weekday rotation. It is a sheet pan meal that will help break up your average weekday dinner routine. Confetti Fish is a feast for all the senses. It is so beautiful and vibrant to look at, but […]