Great recipes!

Candy coated peanuts

This is a treat enjoyed by children and adults alike. In Uruguay and Argentina these crunchy peanuts are prepared and sold in the streets to passes-by with a sweet tooth. It is mainly consumed in cold weather or at the cinema, while enjoying a good film. INGREDIENTS 1 cup (200g) sugar 1 cup peanuts 1 […]

Lemon cream filled cookies

INGREDIENTS 200gr butter at room temperature 100gr sugar 1 egg yolk juice of 1 lemon 2 cups (240 g) flour 1 teaspoon baking powder pinch of salt For the filling 50gr butter 2 teaspoonfuls of lemon juice 50gr caster sugar PREPARATION Whip the butter and sugar until creamy. Add the egg yolk and keep beating […]

Fruit salad in jelly

Serves: 8 INGREDIENTS 1 tablespoon (1 packet) diet strawberry jelly 1 tablespoon (1 packet) diet peach jelly 1 tangerine 1 kiwifruit 1 banana 1 peach lemon juice orange juice mint leaves to decorate PREPARATION Prepare jellies with half of the water indicated in the packet. Allow to set in the fridge, in a rectangular dish. […]

Chantilly-like cream

INGREDIENTS 200g butter, cubed 2 cups (500ml) milk 3/4 cup (150g) sugar 2 tablespoons cornstarch 1 teaspoon vanilla essence PREPARATIÓN Place 1 ½ cups milk and sugar in a saucepan. Bring to the boil. Stir in cornstarch dissolved in ½ cup cold milk. Beat constantly until mixture thickens. Remove from heat and set aside to […]

Coffee pudding 1

This recipe has been contributed by Ama 1973 INGREDIENTS 1 packet vanilla pudding sugar, as indicated in the packet 1tablespoon decaf instant coffee powder milk, as required PREPARATION Prepare pudding according to the instructions in the packet but, dissolve coffee in hot milk before adding it to the mixture. Once ready, pour mixture into a […]