Brickell Living will host its inaugural Brickell Restaurant Week (BRW) and its Kick Off Event, at the beautiful 600 Brickell World Plaza in the heart of Brickell, Miami this coming Thursday, May 12, 2016. The “Kick Off Event" will be supporting their 2016 beneficiary partner, the Irie Foundation.
Wednesday, May 11, 2016
Sunday, May 1, 2016
Multicolor Caprese Salad. Whenever I buy buffalo milk mozzarella, I make Caprese salad, one of my favorite salads. Today’s Caprese salad is so beautiful because it's made with a mixture of multicolored tomatoes I bought just because they looked so cute in their package. When I checked them, I realized they were a produce from Mexico.
Friday, April 15, 2016
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which allows me to keep creating fun, flavorful and colorful recipes.
Nine years ago, when I came to live in the U.S. for good, I spent the first six months missing. I missed, for example, my children nannies and my house helpers: the ladies that used to help me to keep my place impeccable.
I remember myself bitterly joking: "I’m living the American dream: come and clean," and then finding comfort thinking that we certainly have our helpers that make our lives easier.
Wednesday, March 23, 2016
Agua de Jamaica. Spring came and I am determined to incorporate more flowers and herbs to my meals. And this delicious agua fresca (literally fresh or cold water) is nothing but an iced tea that is made by boiling dried hibiscus flowers. In Venezuela, hibiscus is called cayenas, but in México and Central America they are known as Jamaica.
Gluten-free Pasta al Filetto. A few days ago, I wrote about how inspiration comes in many forms and unexpectedly. More than sharing a new recipe for gluten-free pasta al filetto di pomodoro (which of course I'll share), today I want to talk about inspiration and people who inspire me. So this post is dedicated to my dear Chuky Reyna.