Category: Misc

Fried Milk

These are absolutely delicious! 1/2 cup granulated sugar1/2 cup cornstarch1/4 teaspoon ground nutmeg3 cups milk1 tablespoon butter or margarine1/4 teaspoon grated lemon peel2 eggs, well…

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Mojito

This is a favorite in Cuba. Ernest Hemingway was particularly fond of it. Juice of 1/2 lime 1 teaspoon granulated sugar 2 or 3 fresh…

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“Cuban Sandwich”

1 loaf Cuban BreadMayonnaiseYellow mustard1/2 pound deli ham, thinly sliced1/2 pound roast pork, thinly sliced8 thin slices dill pickle1/2 pound Swiss cheese, thinly sliced Cut…

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“Puerto Rican Cheese Fritters”

1/2 pound Gouda, Swiss, or Cheddar cheese, grated1 egg2 tablespoons cornstarchCayenne pepper, to taste (optional)Bread crumbs (for coating)Vegetable oil for (deep-frying) Combine the cheese, egg,…

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“Mango Preserves”

6 mangoes, peeled4 cups water4 cups granulated sugar1 teaspoon vanilla extract Combine the mangoes and water in a pot and bring to a boil over…

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