Recent Posts by Art Rodriguez

Valentine’s Day Cookies: Orejas or Palmiers

Happy Valentine's Day! What's that? You waited until the last minute and now your running a little limp this Valentine's Day? We've got you covered with this easy cookie recipe. You may know them as: orejas, French hearts, pig's ears, butterflies, palm leaves, elephant ears, glasses,...
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Sweeten Your Valentine’s Day with Alfajores

There's no better way to woo the love of your heart than with sweet delights. The popular Peruvian Alfajor, a crumbly sweetened sandwich cookie, has a number of sweet fillings, dulce de leche being the most popular. Some are dipped in chocolate and rolled...
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Flor de Jamaica Poached Pears

Poached pears are of two worlds: Simple, yet complex. Humble, yet elegant. Modest, yet decadent. Something as unassuming as a pear can be transformed into something as graceful as any soufflé or as sophisticated as any croquembouche. A ripe pear on its own is...
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