Llajua (Bolivian Spicy Sauce)
Bolivian food

Llajua (Bolivian Spicy Sauce)

Llajua or Llajwa, is a staple, fresh and spicy sauce for any Bolivian household. Every Bolivian house has a jar of fresh llajua. It is one of those spicy sauces that are on the table for every meal. It is a fresh sauce, made almost daily. Very simple and with few ingredients. Each region and each […]

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Creamy Chocolate Peanut Butter Fudge
Dessert

Creamy Chocolate Peanut Butter Fudge

This fudge is so creamy. It melts in your mouth. It’s peanut butter heaven. Want more? it’s mixed in only one bowl! What is fudge? Fudge is a creamy but firm candy and its basic ingredients are sugar, milk, and butter. By varying the kind of sugar, replacing milk with cream, butter by other fats, […]

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How to Make Homemade Marshmallows
Dessert

How to Make Homemade Marshmallows

Homemade Marshmallows are made with gelatine and a simple syrup. They are fluffy, melt in your mouth little treats. Marshmallows are sweet, spongy desserts. In Bolivia, we have something very similar, so these marshmallows bring a lot of childhood memories. It was sold at the bus terminal next to a bunch of other amazing treats. […]

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No-Bake Dulce de Leche Cheesecake Pie
Dessert

No-Bake Dulce de Leche Cheesecake Pie

This No-Bake Dulce de Leche Cheesecake Pie is a creamy, melt in your mouth dessert. Wow! This easy peasy cheesecake turned out perfect. Creamy and silky. Not overly sweet. Makes you go for another slice without feeling you are overindulging 😁 I just love cheesecakes ❤ Cheesecakes are creamy, with a crunchy crust. Flavors can vary a lot. […]

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Koeksusters (South African Donuts)
Bread | Dessert

Koeksusters (South African Donuts)

These South African fritters or donuts (koeksusters) are a little crunchy on the outside and soaked in a delicious cinnamon-ginger syrup. A few months ago I posted this recipe on the Spanish side of this blog. I was participating in a culinary challenge, where a food blogger chooses a country and then we all try […]

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Homemade, Fluffy Cinnamon Rolls
Bread | Breakfast

Homemade, Fluffy Cinnamon Rolls

Soft, fluffy and so delicious! You’ll never go back to store-bought cinnamon rolls. Updated post from May 2016. A few years ago, I shared this amazing cinnamon roll recipe here at Chipa by the Dozen. So fluffy and delicious, perfect for our winter weather. And today I decided to update the post, but not the […]

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