Homemade Cappuccino

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Cappuccino

A couple of days ago a very special person asked me if I could post my recipe for Homemade Cappuccino, and ofcourse I could not say no. I Love you!!!

Yes it's very simple just to turn on your Cappuccino maker, but for does of us that don't have one, we can still enjoy and entertain with some great homemade Cappuccino.

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Sapote Milkshake (Mamey-sapote)

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Sapote Milkshake

I love this shake and yet is very difficult to find this fruit here in the USA.

Sapote is a very sweet fruit, brown, kind of hard looking on the outside and red in the inside. It's very well known in Puerto Rico, Dominican Republic and Cuba. Also called Mamey or Mamey-Sapote.

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Salmon Appetizer

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Salmon Appetizer

Salmon is one of my favorite seafoods, I love it and make it in so many different ways. Today we are sharing with you a twist to the known salmon patties. Making/cooking appetizers can be much fun, specially if you know you are making them for love ones.

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Rice Pudding (Arroz con Dulce)

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Rice Pudding (Arroz con Dulce)

Another great recipe using rice...
Today we will be sharing the recipe of Arroz Con Dulce my mom's Style (Rice Pudding Recipe). I think this desserts is mainly served during Christmas, yet in our house we did not need an excused to make this delicious pudding. It's hard to pinpoint if it's origin is Puerto Rican, Dominican or Cuban, I just know I love it.

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Pineapple and Rice Drink (Pera-Piña)

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Pineapple and Rice Drink (Pera-Piña)

Do you eat pineapple?
What do you do with the skin of the pineapple?
Do you just toss it in the trash can, disregard it or what do you do?

Well there are a few thing you can do with it, today we are going to tell you how to make this great and refreshing beverage, one that the entire family can enjoy.

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Fruit Cocktail

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Fruit Cocktail

Improvising a snack for a guest can be frustrating or it can be as simple as you would like it to be. Some friends came over and I had nothing to serve (to the non creative eye). This is what we did: we had some fresh fruits, and what a great an healthy serving could fruits be.

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Mango Pasta Salad

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Mango Pasta Salad

Easy and refreshing mango pasta salad!

We like to enjoy our main meal with a side salad but not always the same traditional lettuce and tomatoes salad, this is one of the great variation that we have done.

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Cornmeal Fritters (Arepitas de Maiz)

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Arepitas de Maiz

As we visited the Grandparents we had to stop by Mom's Kitchen...

Well here is another latin favorite, specially in Dominican Republic these little fritters are very known and serve as snaks, appetizers or as a side dish

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Pineapple Carrot Sweet Cocktail

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Pineapple Carrot sweet Cocktail

No dessert?, No problem.
Carrots and Pineapples can save the day. And to make it even simpler let's try it with canned pineapples and carrots, I'm sure it will taste equally delicious. Yes, most of the time fresh means better but in this case most people could not tell the difference.

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