Category Archives: Dessert

My Thanksgiving Menu

My family doesn’t really have a Thanksgiving tradition except having rice on the table. Since two years ago I started taking control in the kitchen for every holiday that was to come. I like to challenge myself in catering to … Continue reading

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Happy 1 Year B-day to Ecualombian!! Oh, and Apple Flan (Flan de Manzana)

So a year ago from today I started this blog! I want Ecualombian to have many many birthdays ahead! I hope you all have enjoyed the ride because there is more to come. And now, the recipe I present with … Continue reading

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Cinnamon Sugar Fried Apples (Manzanas Fritas con Azucar de Canela)

So my inspiration for this dessert was fall and a Swiss recipe called Thurgauer Apfelkuchlein . This delicious dessert is easy and great as a finger food for this Halloween (cuz they’re kinda ugly-looking)…..Crunchy on the outside and sweet apple-y … Continue reading

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Coffee & Banana Pie (Pastel de Cafe y Bananos)

One thing that Colombians are proud of is having the best coffee in the world. Yes, best in the world. Believe it or not, IT IS! Every time I go to Colombia I always bring back packs of coffee from … Continue reading

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Fig Jam (Mermelada de Higo)

I finally found figs right before the summer ends. I looked no further than to making a jam out of it. Saying goodbye to summer and hello to fall! This jam can be stored in the refrigerator for up to … Continue reading

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Coconut Delights (Cocadas)

Last Saturday I made these coconut delights to take to my friend’s house. We had these for dessert and they are just divine. This dessert/snack is Colombian and most popular on the coast. A soft, sweet, delicious cookie like treat … Continue reading

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Drunk Bread (Pan Borracho)

This is another recipe my co-worker friend Claudia shared with me verbally in which I calculated the measurements of each ingredient on my own. This bread came out delicious! The texture is super different, one I’ve never made before. The … Continue reading

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