Tag: savory

Cuban-Style Deviled Shrimp (Camarones Enchilados)

Cuban-Style Deviled Shrimp (Camarones Enchilados)

Spicy, saucy, fragrant Cuban-style deviled shrimp (or shrimp creole, or camarones enchilados) served over rice! Perfect for special occasions or weeknight meals! In 1975, my momΒ bought a Cuban paperback cookbook, which is now in shreds. She had only been living in Miami for less than […]

Cuban Seasoned Popcorn Balls

Cuban Seasoned Popcorn Balls

Cuban Seasoned Popcorn Balls! A simple treat made with popcorn, corn syrup, sugar, and butter then seasoned with homemade Cuban complete seasoning and a twist of lime!

Mojo Marinated Grilled Chicken {Under a Brick}

Mojo Marinated Grilled Chicken {Under a Brick}

Chicken breast marinated in mojo (garlic citrus marinade) and spices then grilled under a brick to get those juicy grill marks!Β  Years ago, I bought a grill pan. It’s this one, in case you’re wondering. ;) Since an actual grill is not allowed on myΒ balcony […]

Fettuccini with Mushrooms and Prosciutto

Fettuccini with Mushrooms and Prosciutto

Pasta game strong! Fettuccini (or pappardelle) pasta lightly coated in a creamy mushroom sauce with crispy prosciutto crumbles on top. I don’t always make (and eat) pasta but when I do, it has a mushroom sauce and crispy prosciutto! Do you guys get Bon AppΓ©tit […]

Brown Sugar and Chili-Rubbed Salmon with Avocado Crema

Brown Sugar and Chili-Rubbed Salmon with Avocado Crema

If you love salmon and avocado as much as I do, you totally have to make this Brown Sugar and Chili-Rubbed Salmon with Avocado Crema. So simple and so easy-to-make, it’s the perfect middle-of-the-week dinner. SO MUCH TO SAY. Where do I begin!? Ok. One […]

Sweet Plantain Gnocchi

Sweet Plantain Gnocchi

Give classic gnocchi a Cuban twist by using sweet plantains instead of potatoes and lots of grated Parm! Perfect for family or holiday dinners! When I first saw the Sweet Potato Gnocchi with Brown Butter and Sage recipe in Chrissy Teigen’s Cravings Cookbook, I immediately […]