Mexican

How to Bake Mexican Wedding Cakes

Yields: 46 cookies Preparation time: 20 mins Cooking time:15 mins Ingredients needed to make Mexican Wedding Cakes: 2 ¼ cups all purpose flour 1 cup roasted, unsalted pistachios, shelled and minced 2 sticks unsalted butter, softened 2 tsp orange zest, finely grated ½ tsp almond extract 1 tsp vanilla extract 2 cups powdered sugar ½ tsp fine salt Cooking instructions for Mexican ... Read More »

How to Make Passion Fruit Pie

Serves: 10 Preparation time: over 2 hours Cooking time: 20 mins Ingredients needed to make Passion Fruit Pie: For the base: 3 cups Graham crackers, roughly crushed ¼ cup dark brown sugar 6 tbsp unsalted butter, softened For the filling: ¾ cup passion fruit pulp 2 cans sweetened condensed milk 3 egg whites 1/3 cup hot water 2 tbsp unflavoured gelatin ... Read More »

How to Bake Sticky Spicy Sponge Cake

Serves: 8 Preparation time: 30 mins Cooking time: 1 hour Ingredients needed to make Sticky Spicy Sponge Cake: For the cake: 9 ¾ oz self-raising flour 7 fl oz semi-skimmed milk 4 ½ oz soft dark brown sugar 2 eggs, slightly beaten 4 ½ oz golden syrup 4 ½ oz black treacle 4 stem ginger balls in syrup, drained and roughly ... Read More »

How to Make Lime Mousse

Serves: 4 Preparation time: 10 mins Cooking time: 15 mins Ingredients needed to make Lime Mousse: ¼ cup sweetened flaked coconut 1 cup + 2 tbsp water 6 eggs, separated 2 cups granulated sugar Juice and freshly grated zest of 2 large limes ½ cup cornstarch ½ cup flour 5 tbsp  heavy cream 2 tbsp unsalted butter Pinch of salt ½ ... Read More »

How to Make Chocolate Haupia Pie

Serves: 8 Preparation time: overnight Cooking time: 20 mins Ingredients needed to make Chocolate Haupia Pie: 2 ½ cups chocolate graham crackers  3 oz 72% cacao chocolate, roughly chopped 1 ½ cups whole milk 1 can (13 ½ oz) can coconut milk 6 tbsp cornstarch 10 tbsp unsalted butter, melted 5 tbsp sugar 2 tsp vanilla extract Cooking instructions for Chocolate Haupia ... Read More »

How to Bake Tres Leches Cake

Serves: 12-16 Preparation time: 45 mins + 10 hrs (inactive) Cooking time: 50 mins Ingredients needed to make tres leches cake: 1 regular white cake mix, double layer size 6 eggs 5 cups Tres Leches mixture (recipe below) ¾ cup butter, softened 1 cup whipping cream 3 cups fresh strawberries, chopped 1 tsp vanilla ½ cup water ¾ cup granulated ... Read More »

How to Make Calaberros Ricos

Serves: 8-10 Preparation time: 1 hour Cooking time: 25 mins Ingredients needed to make Calaberros Ricos: 2 cups whole milk 2 egg yolks 4 egg whites 16 french bread slices, each about ½’’ thick ½ cup whole almonds, coarsely chopped ¼ + 1 cup granulated sugar 1 cup brown sugar ¼ cup strong brewed coffee Four 4’’ cinnamon sticks 2 ... Read More »