Argentine

Alfajores Marplatenses

I’ve always made Alfajores de Maicena, or cornstarch alfajores. These are the iconic Argentine sandwich cookie. The cookie itself is delicate, crumbly, sort-of like shortbread, […]

Empanadas and more!

You may know by now that I’m half Argentine. I was born in Buenos Aires, and although we moved to the U.S. when I was […]

Latin American Ingredients

I recently “discovered” a great store in the Mission that carries all sorts of imported Latin American products.  It was all I could do not […]