Mexican Cinco de Mayo Recipes

Crispy "Fried" Ice Cream

    In the mood for some Mexican food?  Here are a few of my past favorite recipes with a little Mexican inspiration perfect for Cinco de Mayo or anytime you’re in the mood for a little Mexican!  I should warn you….Some of these pictures are OLD so please forgive my early photography skills.  The… [read more]

Tres Leches Caketini

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It’s Friday!  After the day I had yesterday (including crashing my blog), I thought a cocktail recipe was in order, don’t you think?  And since tomorrow is my birthday, I thought a “caketini” was the perfect way to celebrate both my birthday and the weekend!  Today’s cocktail is a Tres Leches Caketini inspired by the… [read more]

Mexican Hot Chocolate Sandwich Cookies

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Welcome to cookie #4 of my holiday cookiepalooza! Today’s cookie is my Mexican Hot Chocolate Sandwich Cookies. These cookies are one of my favorites and full of dark chocolate, cinnamon, vanilla, almonds, and cajeta (caramel).  I used my homemade cajeta, but you can use store-bought or a thick caramel. If you’re new to Snappy Gourmet,… [read more]