ARROZ CON GANDULES VEGANO (VEGAN RICE AND PIGEON PEAS)

ARROZ CON GANDULES VEGANO (VEGAN RICE AND PIGEON PEAS)

A Puerto Rican fiesta without arroz con gandules is not a fiesta. This is a staple dish in our island, especially during the holidays. This is a meatless version of my abuela's recipe. It requires simple ingredients that are easy to find at your local supermarket. This recipe is great as a side dish or [...]

Gluten-Free Vegan Chocolate No Bake Tart

Gluten-Free Vegan Chocolate No Bake Tart

This chocolate tart is the perfect dessert for any occasion. It is vegan, raw, gluten-free, healthy and so delicious. Bonus, you can make two desserts using this recipe. Please see the recipe video for details. I made this delicious tart and also made individual pie cups. These pie cups are the perfect portion and great [...]

Easy Almond Amaretto Sugar Cookies with Chocolate Buttercream

Easy Almond Amaretto Sugar Cookies with Chocolate Buttercream

This recipe is delicious and great for this holiday season! Your kids will definitely enjoy making them with you especially if you decorate them like these reindeers. The students had so much fun decorating these cookies. I made them for my students and they had a blast decorating the reindeers. It’s so easy to make [...]

Coquito de Almendra – Receta de Puerto Rico / Puerto Rican Coquito

Coquito de Almendra – Receta de Puerto Rico / Puerto Rican Coquito

Christmas is not Christmas for us Puerto Ricans without Coquito. If you don't know what Coquito is, I'll tell you now. Coquito is a creamy, coconut-based beverage original from Puerto Rico. Ingredients ready to be blended This delicious coconut drink is a staple in Puerto Rico during the Christmas festivities. The traditional recipe calls for [...]