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Bean Cheese and Potato Tamales with Roasted Poblano Salsa


Sweet Life Disclosure: This is a sponsored post with Cacique Cheese and Latina Bloggers Connect. Thank you for supporting the companies Sweet Life collaborates with which allows me to create fun and unique recipes.  Bean Cheese and Potato Tamales with Roasted Poblano Salsa I’m ringing in 2015 with a pot of bubbling tamales.  Tamales are a true sign… 

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Pineapple Tamales – Tamales de Piña

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  Pineapple Tamales Warm tamales wrapped in corn husks brimming with savory a filling of pork or chicken are a traditional festive meal to celebrate Dia de Los Muertos, Las Posadas, Christmas or Lent. But have you tried sweet tamales? Tamales sweeten with chocolate, nuts, fruits or spices the combinations are endless. Served warm with… 

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Chicken and Poblano Tamales with Cilantro Crema

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  Chicken and Poblano Tamales with Cilantro Crema Early December I was invited to attend a Tamalada with Nestle in Los Angeles.  I love tamaladas as we have one every year. Families gather for a day of making tamales, laughs, catching up and great food. In the evening everyone leaves with a few dozen warm… 

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Pumpkin Pie Tamales

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Hello my food lovers, did you have a fab time Tricking and Treating? Oh, we had a blast as my girlie’s cleaned up our streets as Batgirl and Robin.  So many houses to visit, so little time.   Well now that Halloween has left with a bang shall we discuss Thanksgiving treat ideas?   


Tamale Pies


Tamale Pies All the delicious flavors of succulent pork tamales packed into individual servings without all the work. These tamale pies are the way to go when you crave homemade tamales but not willing to sacrifice an entire day prepping and the following day preparing tamales. A labor of love tamales can be time consuming,… 

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Cochinita Pibil


Cochinita Pibil I’m in the midst of panning our annual tamalada.  A tamalada is where an entire family comes together to tackle the task of making tamales, an enormous amount of tamales.  As anyone who has ever made tamales knows it can a painstaking all day event that will leave you mentally and physically drained… 

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Texas Posadas- Pan de Polvo

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Pan de Polvo The Posadas are here! Las Posadas (the inns) begins on December 16 and ends on Christmas Eve with the Cena of La Noche Buena. This nine day celebration reenacts Mary and Joseph’s search for shelter in Bethlehem. The candle-lit processions of los peregrinos (pilgrims) dressed as Mary and Joseph travel from home… 

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