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Cafe dulce de leche macchiato

It rained after lunch and I thought that the rest of the afternoon would be cool and cloudy -- the kind of weather that makes me want to curl up on the couch with my iPad and read one of the oh, so many! books on my Kindle … [Read more...]

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Vanilla leche flan ice cream

The original plan was to bake brownie shells and serve the ice cream in them. So, I told Dexie, the feisty cook who also made ice cream over the holidays. But the oven was problematic and the cake shell baking pan was too … [Read more...]

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Dulce de leche banana cream tart

It's a pity that Mexican Made Easy airs locally only once a week. Wish there were more sensible food shows like it on TV. Personally, I can do away with Gordon Ramsay, The Next Food Network Star, Iron Chef, Bobby Flay and … [Read more...]

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Dulce de leche cookie bars

How do I describe these sweet nuggets? Two layers of butter cookies -- firm and compact underneath, and crumbly on top -- and, in between, a generous layer of homemade dulce de leche lightly sprinkled with sea salt. At first … [Read more...]

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Peanut crepes with dulce de leche filling

That Easter weekend when my brother and his family stayed with us, my brother and his wife attended mass at the Antipolo Cathedral then visited the commercial center beside it. Some background. That commercial center was once … [Read more...]