Cuban Pastries with Guava and Cheese: Discover the Cuban Dessert Everyone’s Talking About!

cuban pastries
If you haven't tried Cuban guava and cheese pastries yet, you need to stop right now because you've been missing out on one of the most delicious desserts out there. These guava and cheese pastries are super easy to make, but at the same time, each bite is exquisite with a burst of flavor and ... Read more


The tatianoff cake is a very popular dessert in Cuba that we’re sure you’ve tried on many occasions if you were born on the island. It’s almost certain that you’ll like it because it’s a chocolate-flavored sweet delicacy. This is why we have decided to invite you to learn how to prepare this Cuban recipe, ... Read more

Sponge Cake

Do you remember the tasty Cuban sponge cake you used to eat as a child? That sweet delicacy that made us forget about the outside world made us focus on enjoying it. The best of all, even better than the ones sold in cafeterias, were those made by our mothers and grandmothers. The truth is ... Read more

Dulce de leche

dulce de leche
Who doesn't like dulce de leche? Children, young people, adults, we all like it, and even more than that, it makes us crazy every time we try it or hear it mentioned. This is a truly exquisite traditional dessert; it is very versatile and enjoyed everywhere in the world. Many may know it as a ... Read more


The boniatillo recipe is one of the most traditional in Cuba, being a cheap and easy-to-make dessert. Although it has some variants, its base is sweet potatos and sugar, two ingredients that cannot be missed. Some people add honey; others accompany it with grated coconut and some with white cheese, but always using the basic ... Read more

Guava Jam

mermelada de guayaba
Today we propose you to make this homemade recipe of super delicious and very easy-to-make guava jam. The guava is a tropical fruit that we enjoy most of the year in Cuba, its slightly acidic sweet taste makes it perfect for preparing many pastry recipes. On this occasion we will make a Cuban classic, the ... Read more

Pumpkin Flan

Pumpkin flan
If you love desserts, certainly you will love this Cuban pumpkin flan recipe. This is another one of the crème caramels we traditionally prepare here on the Island, and it is delicious and very easy to make. Take a look at these kitchen utensils which may be very helpful for this and other recipes. Imusa Flan Mold, ... Read more


Remembering another of our favorite and traditional recipes, today we present the delicious Cuban mazamorra. Like we have said on other occasions, Cubans like all kinds of preparations, including corn, among their ingredients due to its sweet flavor and because we can prepare a great number of dishes using it. Mazamorra, without a doubt, is ... Read more

Guava Empanadas

empanadas de guayaba
The Guava empanadas recipe is very easy-to-make and special for holidays or as a dessert for any day of our lives.   They are so irresistible that they might not last too long; once these crunchy and soft pastries are made, with their special guava flavor as filling, they will be gobbled up quickly.   ... Read more

Guava Pie

cuban guava pie
One of the traditional dessert recipe that make crazy to Cuban, is the Guava Pie. The combination of a crunchy pastry with the sweet taste of the guava marmalade is perfect and there is no comparison. Since we were child we have been trying this delicious in Cuba, that is why, we bring you this ... Read more

Cuban Rice Pudding Recipe

One of the most desired Cuban dessert; it is about rice pudding, a traditional recipe, homemade, of easy elaboration and super creamy. After a nice food, there is nothing better than finish with a delicious dessert, all the family and the rest of the guests at home will get perplexed desiring that their ration never ... Read more


This delicious dessert is the favorite for most of Cuban, it has a very creamy and soft texture that fascinates all people who taste it. It is said that it had aphrodisiac powers, during the medieval period, the true is that we are not sure, what we can state with absolute certainly is that it ... Read more