Bollería de cuarentena


Si, seguimos encerrados en casa. Y hay que entretener a los más pequeños de la casa, que si no ¡nos comen vivos! Ayer Fernando y yo hicimos pain au chocolat, también conocidos como napolitanas de chocolate. Hace unos años hice un reto de croissants y pain au chocolat desde cero. Y estaban increíbles, lamentablemente la …

Egg braided bread


Merry Christmas! Here is a sneak peek into our Christmas Eve dinner. We had prawns and foie gras as starters, then turkey with ciabatta and roasted chestnuts stuffing (for the vegan in the family I made a delicious sweet potato curry) and an apple tart (pie) for dessert. Everything was delicious, the family was happy, we sang …

Homemade Panamanian Mafá


Near my home in Panama there was a “tienda”,  a dry cleaners, the “55" (some sort of mini market belonging to Enrique and his wife Elsa), a chicken slaughterhouse (led by Enrique’s brother) and a large store for building materials and knickknacks (our favorite place for buying mother’s day presents with our precarious savings), all …

Croissants et Pain au Chocolat. I made it!


I haven't forgotten about this month challenge. I know that in some time zones I'm a few minutes late. These last weeks I have been crazy busy, but in a good way. I've been working on my catering business and that kind of busy is the best, don't you think? Well, without further ado, here …