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Flan

Flan

May 28, 2016 - (0) comments

This is my grandmother’s original Flan recipe. Best made the day before serving, which makes for easy entertaining. This recipe yields one small flan in one of my Silicone Baking Molds, which is about [...]

Sautéed Tilapia with White Wine & Lemon Sauce

Sautéed Tilapia with White Wine & Lemon Sauce

May 18, 2016 - 3 Comments

1/4 Cup flour 2 tablespoons Olive Oil 2 Tilapia Fillets Kosher salt and pepper 1 small shallot, minced 1/3 cup white wine 1 tablespoons butter Juice from ½ large lemon 1 tsp fresh parsley, minced [...]

Roasted Tomato Sauce with Fresh Basil

Roasted Tomato Sauce with Fresh Basil

January 29, 2016 - (0) comments

This recipe is a staple at my house.  Recipe is a spin off from a recipe found in the BlendTec recipe book. It’s great to be used within a few days or make extra so you can freeze in [...]

Cuban Coffee Meat & Seafood Rub

Cuban Coffee Meat & Seafood Rub

August 16, 2015 - (0) comments

Betty’s Cuban Coffee Meat & Seafood Rub 3 Tablespoons kosher salt 2 Tablespoons whole peppercorns 1 Tablespoons espresso grounds (Cafe Bustelo) 1: Grind peppercorns with a spice or coffee grinder, add Kosher salt and espresso, pulse to [...]

Camarones Enchilados

May 15, 2015 - 2 Comments

Camarones Enchilados (Cuban Style Shrimp in Tomato based Sauce) I have finally mastered this recipe and updated it from my mom’s original recipe. For a spicer dish, you can adjust the Tabasco and red [...]

Picadillo

Picadillo

March 15, 2015 - (0) comments

Cuban Style Ground Beef aka: “Picadillo” (This is how to make a healthier version of the typical Cuban Style Ground Beef Dinner) 2 – 3 Tablespoons of Olive Oil 1 small onion 1 small [...]

Herbed Balsamic Vinaigrette

Herbed Balsamic Vinaigrette

January 18, 2015 - (0) comments

Below are two recipes, one with fresh herbs and one with dried. I have yet to find someone who doesn’t love this vinaigrette. Perfect over salads, as pizza base, to dip roasted veggie.  Key is [...]

Spinach Cashew Pesto with Pasta

Spinach Cashew Pesto with Pasta

July 27, 2013 - (0) comments

Make the most out of your summer harvest.  Try this simple & light delicious pasta meal. Spinach Cashew Pesto Recipe 1 oz parmesan cheese 1/2 oz cashews 1 clove of garlic 1 jalepeno, seeded [...]

Cuban Style Shrimp Ceviche

Cuban Style Shrimp Ceviche

April 06, 2013 - 1 Comment

Have you been searching for ceviche recipes? I’m sure you’ve encountered a wide array of shrimp and fish ceviche recipes with all sorts of different ingredients and methods. The recipe below reminds me of [...]

Got Grapes? Cuban New Year’s Eve Tradition

Got Grapes? Cuban New Year’s Eve Tradition

December 29, 2012 - 1 Comment

As long as I can remember, growing up as a kid in Miami, we would race to see who could eat the most grapes at the stroke of midnight on New Years Eve. Why [...]

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