Peppermint Chocolate

Peppermint Chocolate

A perfect refreshmint – December’s Flavor of the Month is Peppermint Chocolate – available only during the holidays. Speaking of which, do you suffer from Alfajor-i-day Syndrome? Symptoms include trying to eat a Chipotle Chocolate and a Peppermint...
The Great Pie Debate

The Great Pie Debate

This Thanksgiving will be different for many of us, but one thing will never change – the question of which pie to have – pecan or pumpkin? According to food historians, pumpkin pie is older than pecan by about 100 years. It also has less calories....
Calavera Alfajores

Calavera Alfajores

The most wonderful time of the year is upon us. October brings us pumpkins, leaves, crisp air and dead stuff. Our October flavor of the month is simply cadaverous- a mixed box of pumpkin spice and chocolate alfajores topped with Day of the Dead (or Faithful)...
Raspberry Chocolate Please

Raspberry Chocolate Please

Our September flavor of the month is Raspberry Chocolate. Raspberries are bramble fruits that like to jam. Sure, you can wear a raspberry beret, but it’s soooo much better to eat shortbread cookies joined with raspberry preserves and smothered in dark Guittard...
We’ve gone bananas!

We’ve gone bananas!

According to the internet, more songs have been written about bananas than about any other fruit. Some of us would contend that’s because it’s simply the best fruit, and since bananas are the fourth most popular agricultural product on earth, many folks...
Passion Fruit Alfajores

Passion Fruit Alfajores

Passion fruit is popular throughout the world as an aromatic sweetener for drinks, pastries, and desserts of all kinds. This month, Andrés has whipped up a batch of passion fruit alfajores – passion fruit flavored shortbread cookies joined with dulce de leche...