Torticas de Lechera (Sweet Condensed Milk Mini Cakes)

9 comments March 10, 2012
lecherita mini cakes

I have a confession to make today… I am a condensed milk and Dulce de Leche addict I just love these ingredients and am always creating recipes with them! Those of you who have been longtime readers know that I don’t love to bake and don’t consider myself a great baker, but lately, I am […]

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Mini Chamomile Cakes with Honey Frosting

23 comments February 19, 2012
mini chamomile cakes with frosting

Hola Everyone, Today I am sharing with you the second recipe from the “Joy the Baker Cookbook Spotlight Event”, hosted by Girlichef. If you missed the first recipe we made, here’s the post for the amazing Chocolate Fudge Brownies with Chocolate Buttercream Frosting. This week we made Mini Chamomile Cakes with Honey Frosting. I can’t […]

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Torta de Arequipe (Dulce de Leche Cake)

14 comments January 25, 2012
Dulce de leche Glaze

For me nothing beats dulce de leche, or arequipe, in a dessert, not even chocolate The truth is, my favorite way to eat dulce de leche is with a spoon directly from the container. Now that makes me happy just thinking about it!

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Lime Cake with Sweet Condensed Milk Frosting

16 comments January 2, 2012
Lime cake with Lech

I don’t bake often so you won’t find all that many cake, cookie or pie recipes on my blog. And when I do bake, I make mostly simple cake and pastry recipes. For those like me who are not great bakers, trust me, this is a delicious and easy to make cake recipe. I love […]

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Coconut Three Milks Cake (Torta de Tres Leches con Coco)

12 comments September 10, 2011
Tres Leches Coconut Cake

If you are a regular reader of my blog, it’s probably become obvious to you that I am not a big baker, and there’s a reason why. I absolutely hate measuring and following recipes! Beautiful cupcakes and colorful frostings and delicious homemade breads are the specialty of other bloggers. Other than some posts about traditional […]

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Torta de Milo (Milo Cake)

28 comments July 11, 2011
Torta de Milo

Milo is a delicious drink that I drank every morning growing up in Colombia. I can’t remember a period in my life when it wasn’t my favorite drink. It is a chocolate and malt powder which is mixed with hot or cold milk to make a wonderful and rich drink. Milo is made by Nestlé […]

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Pineapple and Coconut Upside Down Cake

14 comments June 16, 2011
Pineapple-Coconut Upside down Cake

I find upside down cakes to be one of the most wonderful cakes. They are very easy to make and they look fantastic. The combo of pineapple and coconut is a marriage made in heaven. This cake might be one of the most delicious cakes I’ve ever made. Buen provecho!

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