Mantecaditos Puerto Rican Cookies

If you are ever lucky enough to visit this enchanted island, I suggest you ask the locals which is the best bakery, and try absolutely everything they have. Puerto Rican bakeries are magnificent. They’re pastry wonderlands filled with secrets and family recipes. If only I could get the recipe of bizocho…

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Puerto Rican Getaway

As some of you many know, or well, I hope most of you. I’ve been in Puerto Rico for the last three weeks! So far, it’s been a very food-filled yet exhausting adventure. It also has been the longest I have gone without baking or cooking anything. To be honest,…

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Coconut Macaroons (Besitos de Coco)

I have many food related loves. I will not deny it. It’s a part of me I have come to accept.  I must say, having been raised on a tropical island might have had something to do with my obsession with food. I was spoiled with delicious treats and now,…

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Churros and Vanilla sauce

It’s 12 a.m. on a Sunday, and what do I decide to make? Churros. Yes. Churros and a vanilla sauce to go with them, because why not?! The recipe I used is an adaptation to the one in The Cookie and Biscuit Bible. Apparently, the original recipe is called Spanish…

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