20 creative techniques to decorate a pie

The fall and winter months are preferred for sweet tarts or pies, partly because the fruits of the season are perfect for baking, and partly because when you turn on the oven you give a little warmth to the home. […]

By |Cooking tips, Quiches and pies|

Chocolate muffins. Recipe

Something I like to do to save time in the morning without sacrificing a good energizing breakfast is to bake, on Sunday, a loaf cake or muffins and store them in a sealed container, ready for use during the week, saving me from making everyday a sandwich of ham and cheese or fruit jam, that in addition tires my palate so easily. I've left you here my recipe for strawberry yogurt loaf cake and the recipe for chocolate chip cookies, both are our favorite. I owe you the recipe for a perfect banana bread, but this time I want to share the recipe for chocolate muffins, so delicious you have to try them. In this recipe I use buttermilk, a popular dairy ingredient in the United [...]

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Glazed cinnamon rolls. Recipe

When the winds of autumn begin and the first frosts appear and Christmas approaches, we crave for dishes with ingredients that provide heat to our bodies and festive aroma to home. For all of that nothing like cinnamon, one spice used tu prepare atoles, traditional fruit punch and various desserts, sush as this glazed cinnamon rolls. I must warn you, this recipe is not quick to prepare, since it takes several steps including time for rising the dough, that has to be done twice, so you have to set aside about three hours of your time to do them (of course we can do other things during the 2 hours while the dough doubles it size).  But certainly, all this time and effort is worth [...]

By |Christmas recipes|

Mashed potatoes. Recipe

A couple of months ago a reader asked me how to make smooth mashed potatoes and I realized that I hadn't publish the recipe, although it's one of those dishes than we often eat at home. After all, is the perfect accompaniment to red meats and even fish. Also, I have not yet met who do not like it. If we want to achieve a smooth and creamy mashed potatoes instead of a dry and crumbly, then there are some little secrets that begin with choosing good potatoes. In Mexico, we are fortunate that our fields produce about 20 types of potatoes. For our purposes, we must look for white potatoes with flat and thin shell, taking care that they aren't very new, as these [...]

By |Basic cooking recipes, Vegetables|

Chicken and celery. Recipe

Surely I'm not the only one who's this happened. I buy a brunch of celery for a recipe that only uses a pair of stalks and I ended with a large remaining celery. When that happens, I do not hesitate to make a chicken salad with celery, apple and walnuts, because personally I enjoy more raw celery. And sometimes I make this recipe for chicken and celery, a recipe that has only two main ingredients, so it's also easy and inexpensive. When is freshly made, the flavor of our chicken and celery is not very strong, but if we do it overnight we'll find that the flavor is very intense, so those who like celery will love it. To make the flavor and experience even [...]

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Strawberry yogurt loaf cake. Recipe

Many of you know that I like to bake bread at home, as well as it's simple, it's tasty, and allow us to better control the quality of ingredients we use. This time, taking advantage that we can still find some fresh strawberries, I share with you the recipe for this delicious strawberry yogurt loaf cake. It's a moist loaf cake, thanks to the strawberries, but rather we can change them by fresh blueberries or blackberries. It's not too sweet bread, not beyond the sweetness that berries provide. It's wonderful the coloring that they give to the bread. Imprimir Panqué de yogur con fresas. Receta Autor:: Mary Soco - cocinamuyfacil.com Categoría: Desserts Tiempo de Preparación:  10 mins Tiempo de Cocción:  45 mins Tiempo Total:  55 mins Porciones: 12 [...]

Creamy chicken with spinach and corn. Recipe

The following recipe for creamy chicken with spinach and corn is very easy and quick to prepare, also it's very nutritious, light and cheap. It's for those days when you want to eat something delicious, but do not have enough time or desire to cook. This creamy chicken with spinach and corn can be served with a sabory bread, french baguette is perfect for it. As first dish may be pasta seasoned only with olive oil and chopped parsley. Imprimir Pollo en crema con espinacas y elote. Receta Autor:: Mary Soco - cocinamuyfacil.com Categoría: Chicken Cocina / Cuisine: Mexican Tiempo de Preparación:  10 mins Tiempo de Cocción:  20 mins Tiempo Total:  30 mins Porciones: 4   Ingredientes / Ingredients 2 halfs of chicken breasts, skinless and boneless 2 bunches spinach, [...]

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Mexican pizza. Recipe | cocinamuyfacil.com

Like burgers, pizza is one of those foods I prefer to cook at home, and it is really simple to make, much cheaper, and also more flavorful. Sometimes, I make whole wheat, and many other with all-purpose flour. For the topping or filling, usually I use what I have in the pantry, unless it has already been in my plans to make pizza. A coouple of weeks ago, I made this version of mexican pizza, I've added hamburger meat that we bought in the supermarket to try, as usual, we ended up staying with homemade burgers, but if you don't have this type of prepared meat, just use ground meat. About the baking pizza sheet, you will notice in the pictures that I have not [...]

By |Meat|