Easy Mil Hojas Cake

Torta de mil hojas con galletas

This year has been challenging, in recent months cooking have been difficult for me… now we’re back at home (after flooding), but we still have workers everyday, and the dust is relentless and I prefer not to cook. So for my birthday cake, I made it ahead on Sunday and went as simple as possible. […]






Pea Gazpacho

Sopa fría de arveja y albahaca

This article is a collaboration with Un Rato Juntas and Robert Rothschild Farms. I received products and compensation. All opinions and recipes are mine and as always thanks for supporting the brands that make this blog possible.I’m really desperate to get back to our normal life. I’m tired of having workers in and out of […]






Oven-Roasted Beef Brisket, Chilean Plateada

Plateada chilena al horno u olla de presión

Today I’m sharing one of the dishes I grew up eating, a staple of the Chilean cuisine: Chilean Plateada or Oven-Roasted Beef Brisket. Plateada is a beef cut that doesn’t exist in the USA. The closest is a boneless short rib, but I decided to use brisket, a lot more easy to find at the […]






Fried Cauliflower

Fritos de Coliflor

Cauliflower is trendy today, but these fried cauliflower have always been part of the Chilean home cuisine. This recipe is part of a compensated campaign in collaboration with Kikkoman® and Latina Bloggers Connect. I received compensation and products for its realization. The recipe and all opinions are mine and have not been edited by others. […]






Fish Mango Tiradito

Fish Mango Tiradito

A perfect appetizer dish to share with friends during Summer, fresh and different: Fish Tiradito This recipe is part of a compensated campaign in collaboration with Kikkoman® and Latina Bloggers Connect. I received compensation and products for its realization. The recipe and all opinions are mine and have not been edited by others. Peruvian food […]






Strawberry Ginger Jam

Mermelada de frutillas

I love homemade jams. In my family my mother, grandmother and aunts made jams every summer, enough for the whole year. I even remember that, some years, in summer we were eating last year’s jam… the truth is I do not have a favorite jam, I love them all. If you have never made homemade jams, […]






Spicy Bean Potato Salad

Ensalada de porotos y papas

The love of potatoes was something instilled in me by my grandmother and my mother as a child. In my house, during winter and summer the potatoes were the star, we almost never had noodles or rice. Chile and Peru are famous for their potatoes, a vegetable indigenous from the Andes region. We enjoyed different varieties […]






Plum Marzipan Tart

Tarta de ciruela y mazapán

We are not back home yet, but I can not live without baking something delicious, especially because it is summer and we have all this amazing fruit: peaches, apricots and plums. I love them. This cake is very simple especially, since it uses store-bought pie dough. What I liked most was that the marzipan not only brings […]