Snack Ambassador

Cuban Black Beans

Snack Ambassador: Slow Cooked Frijoles Negros (Cuban Black Beans)

This recipe for Cuban black beans might not be the prettiest thing I’ll ever post, but what it lacks in beauty it makes up for in flavor. Growing up in South Florida, I was surrounded by amazing Cuban food. Los Angeles, on the other hand, is lacking in that department. I’ve yet to find a …

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Cranberries simmering with sugar and water.

Snack Ambassador: Mango Guava Cranberry Sauce

If you’ve been following my adventures in leisure for a while, you’re probably no stranger to Snack Ambassador. For those who haven’t, Snack Ambassador is a segment where I cook with friends from different backgrounds in an effort to learn about and connect with different cuisines and cultures! My first Snack Ambassador post was all …

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Bolo de Fubá

Snack Ambassador: Bolo de Fubá

Hi friends. Welcome to my new series, Snack Ambassador. In this series, I’ll be making food with friends from backgrounds different from my own. Each post, I’ll ask a friend for a dish they love from their childhood or culture, and we’ll make it together! We’ll learn about the history and cultural significance of these …

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