Tag: dessert

The Latin Thanksgiving

Stay tuned for our upcoming Thanksgiving recipes to add an exciting Latin twist to your favorite dishes!

The History of Flan

Flan is easily the most popular Latin dessert and has been for many generations. We just can’t get enough—at least I know I can’t and I can’t be alone in this. It’s won the hearts of pretty much every Latino, spanning thousands of miles, hundreds of preferences, and people of all ages, sexes, and backgrounds. […]

Alfajor Crusted Pumpkin Pie

This Latin spin on an American pumpkin pie combines the goodness of dulce de leche with cinnamon and ginger. Talk about the best of both worlds!

Pumpkin Spice Roll

Slice into this decadent cake roll that takes all the flavors of a pumpkin pie and watch it disappear in front of your guests. It is the perfect bite-sized autumn dessert.

Manuelita Flan

Try this delicious dulce de leche flan inspired by a traditional Argentine recipe.

Sunflower Seed Brittle

The always amazing Shelly Gilad shares a recipe for an easy healthy treat, with help from special guest Chef Sweet Mariona.

Tres Leches Flan

What else can be said about flan? Everyone loves flan, and this tempting version will make you love it even more!

Pepitas

These delightful cookies are popular through all of Argentina, as an ideal companion to the traditional bitter drinking mate.

Huevos Quimbos

This delicate dessert originated in convents across Latin America during the 18th century, but something as delicious is never out of style!

Coconut Beijinhos

These simple but delicious truffles are a Brazilian delicacy, literally named coconut ‘little kisses’.

Brigadeiros

Make these luscious Brazilian chocolate truffles and gift them to friends and family. Get creative with different toppings!

Chocolate Salami

This mouthwatering chocolate salami is a great idea for a homemade holiday gift!

Pie-Top Decorating Tips

Ever wonder how talented chefs and at-home cooks make those beautiful pie-tops? At first glance it can be quite intimidating, but it’s much easier than you may think.

Pastafrola

This quince paste tart is a classic for tea time in Argentina, Uruguay and Paraguay. Enjoy it at home with a hot cup of Mate!

Sticky Cinnamon Buns

These homely and exquisite cinnamon buns will make you lick your fingers time and time again! A recipe from our guest Chef Shelly Gilad from Shelly’s Humble Kitchen.

Argento Brownie

Chocolate is loved throughout Latin America as much as in the rest of the world, these brownies are sure to be adored by everyone.

Summer Lemon Mousse

This delicious and fresh lemon mousse will be a success for kids and adults alike these coming summer days!

Meringue Pears

Treat the family with these quick and delicious baked pears topped with meringue.

Dulce de Leche

Dulce de Leche is the cornerstone of many desserts from Latin America, and it’s easier to make than you think!