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    Pumpkin Spice Waffles

    Hi my Little Pumpkin Spice Lover !   As you may know, PUMPKIN SEASON is upon us! What better way to celebrate FALL than to make and eat everything PUMPKIN! I’ve created the most amazing Pumpkin Spice waffles and I can’t wait for you to try them. You can have them exactly as the recipe dictates or you can add a little extra oomph to them too! Personally, if you LOVE sweets, I highly recommend taking these Pumpkin Spice Waffles to the next level and adding dried cranberries + my Pumpkin Spice Candied Pecans as a garnish. I promise that this is an automatic waffle upgrade, darling! Last but not least, make…

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    Guava & Cream Cheese Empanadas

      Hola Mis Amigos!   Today I was craving fresh Guava & Cream Cheese Empanadas so, I decided that I would make and share this delicious recipe with you all! I hadn’t made one of these in quite a while and felt like impressing my family (this one is always a show stopper). Have you ever had a Guava and Cream Cheese Empanada? If not, you’ve been missing out! This recipe will be a very easy and delicious one to make. Just make sure you don’t eat them all 🙂 ! Buen Provecho my friends 🙂 XO- Guavette   Print Guava & Cream Cheese Empanadas Course Dessert Cuisine Cuban Author…

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    “Elena Ruz” Turkey Sandwich Recipe

    Greetings Everyone 🙂 !   To give you some background, the “Elena Ruz” Sandwich started in a restaurant called “El Carmelo” located in El Vedado, Havana, Cuba. It all began when a patron of “El Carmelo” named Elena Ruz Valdez-Fauli decided that she was tired of repetitously giving the odd and specific instructions on how to make her favorite sandwich. Elena then decided that she would speak to management and have her special concoction added to their menu permanently. And so, this delicious sandwich became a Cuban staple. The original sandwich consisted of bread, cream cheese, and strawberry jam but, I’ve decided to change this sandwich up a little to my…

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    How to make a Cuban Cortadito

    Coffee Lovers Rejoice! Today I’m sharing the recipe to my drug ::ahem ahem:: I mean, the Cuban Coffee drink I’ve been having since I had a Baby bottle! The Cuban version of an Espresso Macchiato. Trust me when I tell you that you’re going to be hooked & Yes, It’s going to give you enough energy for you to endure your week. 3 from 1 vote Print How to make a Cuban Cortadito Course Drinks Prep Time 2 minutes Cook Time 4 minutes Total Time 6 minutes Author guavette Ingredients Ground Espresso Coffee Cafe La Llave Refined Sugar Domino Water To your liking Evaporated milk To your liking Instructions Put…


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