Plum almond tart. Recipe

When it comes to making desserts, I always like to add some fruit to them, because there's nothing that gives so much magic to a food such as fresh fruit. In late spring an summer, it's easy to find in our markets red plums, a fruit that is very juicy. And, although I usually prefer to eat them fresh, I can not deny that baked is exquisite, and as example, this plum almond tart. Imprimir Tarta almendrada de ciruela. Receta Autor:: Mary Soco - Categoría: Desserts Tiempo de Preparación:  15 mins Tiempo de Cocción:  30 mins Tiempo Total:  45 mins Porciones: 8   Ingredientes / Ingredients To the shortcrust pastry 200 grams of flour 1 pinch of salt 100 grams of butter 3 tablespoons ice water 1 [...]

By |Cakes and Pies|

Spinach stuffed potato roll. Recipe

Now you know, I love trying new recipes, and am of those who believes that eating healthy does not have to be boring, and that's just what I found in this recipe for spinach stuffed potato roll, inspired by the book Cocina Saludable de Doña Lupita, recipe that I modified to reduce some amounts of fat, intensify the flavor of the main ingredients and ensure that the puree will not break when spooled . It is a dish that can serve us to accompany any grilled meat, or we can serve as starter for a three-course meal,  I really enjoyed to serve it with chicken in olives sauce because fresh parsley contrast with the texture and flavor of the stew. Imprimir Spinach stuffed potato roll. Recipe Autor:: Mary [...]

By |Vegetables|

Chocolate chip cookies. Recipe

I know a few people who do not like chocolate, and many that fascinates them, and just to them, the chocolate chip cookies are their favorite. Today, there are several commercial brands of cookies to choose from. They are for example, Nabisco's Chips Ahoy, Marinela's Triki-Trakes and Gamesa's Chokis. And while they are a quick option to give us a taste, nothing like  homemade chocolate chip cookies. And the truth is to cook them is not complicated, has its own charm and gives you the advantage of making them healthier and even decide if you want them softer or crispier. The recipe I show you today, carries in his ingredients natural oats, so we reduce the amount of flour without losing flavor and without we notice [...]

By |Desserts, Desserts, Desserts|

Apple pies. Recipe

The recipe for this week is for a cold winter day, but also for find comfort during the rainy summer afternoons.  It comes to individual apple pies, something similar but much better than apple pies of Burger King. To cook them, we need puff pastry; we can make it at home (at not traditional way) as I explained in the recipe, or we can buy it ready made at a bakery or supermarket. For this recipe, nothing like using Granny Smith apples, as their flavor and firm texture make theme perfect for cooking. Imprimir Apple pies. Recipe Autor:: Mary Soco - Categoría: Dessert Tiempo de Preparación:  10 mins Tiempo de Cocción:  20 mins Tiempo Total:  30 mins Porciones: 4   Ingredientes / Ingredients For the filling 2 Granny Smith [...]

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Homemade burgers. Recipe

When we talk about fast food, kings are always: pizza, fried chicken, hot dogs, tacos and burgers of course, being the fried chicken and burgers preferred by children. And I'm sure that you can not deny me that when it comes to bringing to eat out to children, they always end up asking to go to Kentucky, McDonalds or Burger King, which to be honest, nor are the healthiest or cheaper options . Come on, we do not even know anything about the freshness of the ingredients or how the meat is prepared, among other things. Just for this reason, it is very good to learn how to make hamburgers at home, plus the fact that they are really exquisite and nothing have to ask  to [...]

By |Meat|

Chicken and black bean salad with orange vinaigrette. Recipe

In these days of summer, where the heat is at maximum we like to eat fresh salads, cold desserts, ice cream, and the like. That is why, it is a good time to prepare this chicken and black bean salad with orange vinaigrette. This is a recipe that also has only 15 grams of carbohydrates per serving, which is equivalent to a cup, making it a complete food ideal for people living with diabetes, and of course, for those who are on diet or need a diet low in carbohydrates and high in protein. But hey!, to eat healthy we not need to have any of the above conditions. Imprimir Chicken and black bean salad with orange vinaigrette. Recipe Autor:: Mary Soco - Categoría: Chicken Cocina [...]

By |Salads|

Chicken in red pipian. Recipe

Red pipian, is one of those dishes of Mexican cuisine that is prepared in every home, and you could say it is the most basic of our moles.  Of prehispanic origin, has come down to us through heredity passed from voice to voice. Sure, each person has their own way of doing it at home, adding some more types of chiles, more variety of seeds, using others meats, but the basis is the same. At home, we prepare it only with chile ancho and sesame, and is delicious, doesn't need any more. Imprimir Chicken in Red Pipian. Recipe Autor:: Mary Soco - Categoría: Chicken Cocina / Cuisine: Mexican Tiempo de Preparación:  10 mins Tiempo de Cocción:  30 mins Tiempo Total:  40 mins Porciones: 6   Ingredientes / Ingredients [...]

By |Mexican food recipes|

Chicken in olives sauce. Recipe

Discover a simple, healthy and yummy dish is sometimes a difficult task. Some people mistakenly think that eating healthy is synonymous with boring food and this chicken in olives sauce is a good example of the opposite. Again, this is a recipe with few ingredientes, in which the stars are green olives. Depending on each person's taste, add more or less of olives; surely more than one would simply use a simple jar of olives, but at home we really like them, so I had to use two. Imprimir Chicken in olive sauce. Recipe Autor:: Mary Soco - Categoría: Chicken Cocina / Cuisine: Mexican Tiempo de Preparación:  10 mins Tiempo de Cocción:  30 mins Tiempo Total:  40 mins Porciones: 6   Ingredientes / Ingredients 6 pieces of skinless [...]

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