Serve these light little cookies with hot chocolate or bring to your next picnic. The cookies are traditionally served at baptisms, fiestas, and even first communions.
This is a very simple 3-ingredient recipe. You could try other types of chile paste but ancho provides a delicate chile flavor and heat without being too distracting.
A recipe from Mexico, The Beautiful Cookbook. Each region of Mexico has its own version of this airy cookie. The name refers to the "light" cookie made simply of fat, sugar, egg and flour. You may substitute 1/2 butter and 1/2 shortening for lard.
This recipe combines two of my favorite ingredients; chocolate and chiles. The recipe is the creation of the Union Square Grill.
A nice alternative to pumpkin pie for your fall holidays. This recipe serves four, it can be doubled but you'll need 2 pans.