Choripan, Chorizo Sandwich

Choripan, Chorizo Sandwich

Choripan is a classic sandwich popular throughout most of Latin America. The name choripan comes from the sandwich’s two main ingredients, chorizo (spanish sausage) and pan ( bread in spanish). Other ingredients can be added like onions, garlic, pickles to the choripan as desired. The recipe below makes 4 Servings Ingredients Needed – 1 Small…



Dulce de Leche Ice Cream

Dulce de Leche Ice Cream

Dulce de leche is becoming increasingly popular throughout the world. Multinational companies like Starbucks and Haagen Dazs have embraced the milk caramel like sauce and have incorporated dulce de leche into their own products. Dulce de leche is a popular ingredient in candies, cakes, cookies and most noteably alfajores. But as Haagen-Dazs can attest too,…

Alfajores

Alfajores, Argentina’s Infamous Cookie

Alfajores are a traditional South American sandwich cookie. The alfajor consists of two shortbread cookies filled with a rich and creamy caramel confection otherwise known as dulce de leche. The shortbread cookies can be covered with chocolate, white chocolate, dark chocolate or covered in grated coconut or powdered sugar. The origin of the alfajor dates…

Carbonell Olive Oil

Carbonell Olive Oil

The Spanish have long recognized the many benefits of olive oil. Its versatility and health benefits are widely known. Carbonell olive oil is the crown jewel of olive oils in Spain. It was founded in 1866 by Antonio Carbonell and it remains as the market leader in Spain. Carbonell’s premium taste is made possible with…

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Turron For The Holidays

Turron is a deliciously sweet nougat candy that has been around for centuries. The Moors are said to have invented this delicacy in Jijona, Spain over 500 years ago. The economy of Jijona is centered on the production of this sweet treat so much so that there is a museum there which chronicles the history…

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