Milk Candy from Panama or “Huevitos de Leche”


Okay, I admit, the “huevitos de leche” (eggs of milk or milk candies) are a calorie bomb, why deny it, they have in their favor though been made of milk, so they must be a bit healthy too (and decadently delicious). Going against my golden rule for the summer (not too much time in the kitchen) I …

Carimañolas


Today’s recipe is from a book call “100 typical Panamanians recipes”, by Doña Dora.The carimañolas (can’t find a name in English for them) are often eaten for breakfast or really at any time during the day, because you can buy them from food carts on the street almost everywhere. They’re typical from the Caribbean cost …

Carimañolas


“Esta navidad voy pa´ Panamá/ A comer lechón con carimañolas de cacerola / Esta navidad voy pa´ Panamá/ A comer lechón con carimañolas de cacerola/ Voy pá Panamá” Así  cantaba Gilberto Santa Rosa, dejando claras dos cosas: que la comida en Panamá es deliciosa y que uno de sus platos más típicos es la carimañola. …