Suman (rice cake) with three dips: dulce de leche, Nutella and fruit jam

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Some five days ago, craving for something sweet past midnight, Speedy started spooning dulce de leche from its container. He was in the kitchen and a few inches away was the jar of Nutella. I don't know provoked him. He scooped some dulce de leche with his teaspoon then scooped Nutella. He ate the two together and exclaimed to me with that look on his face as though he … [Read more...]

Nutella coffee

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You've probably tried combining coffee with chocolate. You might have tried adding nut-flavored syrup to your coffee. You might even have bought ground coffee mixed with ground nuts. But have you tried combining all three -- coffee, chocolate and nuts -- in one drink?I did. I took a heaping teaspoonful of Nutella, dropped it into hot coffee, I heated the mixture in the … [Read more...]

Nutella Crepes

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A crepe is a very thin pancake. It may be sweet or savory. It may be served open-faced, folded or rolled. If a crepe is sweet and Nutella-filled, you can call it Nirvana or Heaven. Or any word that approximates an out-of-body experience. Because it is truly delicious.The idea comes from a dessert they serve nowadays at Dome Cafe. And it is the dessert that have lured … [Read more...]