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Texan/Cubanized Puerto Rican Pasteles

I’ve lived in Texas for the last 15 years and agreed to help a close friend make some traditional Mexican Tamales… It brought back some nostalgic memories of growing up in Orlando with my Aunt and her family and the amazing Puerto Rican pasteles we…

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Homemade Flan (Cuban-style Caramel Custard)

This week for Sunday Funday Carol was inspired to make authentic Cuban sandwiches, so my mom made mariquitas and tostones to go along with them, and I made a simple salad with Columbia Restaurant’s famous “1905” salad dressing.  I couldn’t think of a better way…

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