Archive for 'Tag Archives: 'Bread and Baking''

Super Bread Knife

Super Bread Knife

Several months ago I wrote about a chopping knife that I received from New West KnifeWorks. That knife is sitll one of my favorites in the kitchen for its versatility and great quality. So I was [...]

Molletes Revisited

Molletes Revisited

A mollete is an open face bolillo with spread refried beans and cheese. They are baked for 10 minutes to melt the cheese and make the bread crispy [...]

Pastel Azteca and Avocado Dinner Rolls

Pastel Azteca and Avocado Dinner Rolls

Pastel azteca is one of my all time favorite Mexican dishes. Your guests will be impress if you serve these easy to make and delicious food at your next get together. [...]

Homemade Bread Roundup

Homemade Bread Roundup

Time does fly! It seem like it was just yesterday when I announced the second installment of my food event Homemade and now it is time to post the roundup. I am very happy because this [...]

Homemade 2 – Bread

Homemade 2 – Bread

After a not very successful first event, I am here announcing the second installment of Homemade. This time the challenge is to make another staple in most kitchens: bread. For the longest time I was afraid [...]

Avocado Corn Muffins for a Good Cause

Avocado Corn Muffins for a Good Cause

My mom says avocado is nature’s butter and I agree with that statement. Back home we ate them almost with every meal every day. Avocadoes are not only delicious, but also nutritious. According to The World’s [...]

Rosca de Reyes

Rosca de Reyes

Rosca de Reyes is the traditional sweet bread that Mexicans eat with hot chocolate the morning of January 6th after opening presents. [...]

Pumpkin Dough

Pumpkin Dough

A pumpkin dough with a very settled flavor and a beautiful color. [...]

Capirotada

Capirotada

Piloncillo, Mexican bread pudding, a delicious way to eat leftover bread. [...]

Dia de muertos

Dia de muertos

Dia de muertos celebration is clear evidence that the Spanish Conquista was a collision of cultures rather than a complete conquest [...]