Caramelized Onion and Blueberry Tart

Onions and blueberries? If you think these two don’t go together, think again. Onions and blueberries both contain sugar, but you need to cook the onions low and slow to release these sugars (a process known as caramelization). While blueberries can taste sweet raw, they taste even better when they are cooked because the moisture…

Bolones de Verde

Bolones de Verde are made out of mashed green plantain dough, filled with cheese, bacon, chicharr√≥n and other toppings. There are many versions of this recipe across Caribbean and South American countries, and it is believed to be an adaptation of West African Fufu, an essential food that was brought to the Americas by enslaved…

Linzer Cookies

When I was growing up, we marked the start of the holiday season by baking traditional german/european cookies. My mom would hand us her recipe books and my siblings and I would all select the recipes that we wanted to bake. We each were responsible to bake and decorate 2 or 3 recipes. Our kitchen…