Category Archives: Desserts

French Hearts From a Latin Kitchen: Palmiers

You may know them as: French hearts, pig's ears, butterflies, palm leaves, elephant ears, glasses, or simply as Palmiers, this little treat will have your Valentines' heart aflutter.  Whether you are busy planning the perfect 12 course meal to seduce your Valentine or pondering peddling your soul for...
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Orange Cranberry Pistachio Biscotti

Biscotti?  On LatinoFoodie?  Sure!  This twice baked Italian bread is perfect for any time of the year, but they are especially suited to holiday gift giving.  For the second year in a row we baked off dozens of scrumptious biscotti as gifts...
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Grandma Dolly’s Arroz con Leche Recipe

Sometimes the simplest things bring me joy in the kitchen. One of them for sure is my personal recipe box. Memories of good times or loved ones come to mind as I go through 3x5” cards. Each card is adorned with handwritten notes of family...
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