Patter Fam Sauces

Whipped Cream

Whipped Cream 8 oz. whipping cream  3-4 T powdered sugar    1 tsp. vanilla   Combine all ingredients in a chilled bowl.  Whip until soft peaks appear in the whipped cream.     Check out all the classes that we used...

Mojo Sauce

Mojo Sauce1/3 cup olive oil8 cloves of garlic minced1/2 cup orange juice1/2 cup lime juice3/4 tsp. cuminsalt and pepper to taste Heat the oil over medium heat and saute garlic for about 30 seconds, do not burn.  Add the remaining...

Sofrito

Sofrito 4 medium Spanish onions (about 12 ounces), cut into large chunks 6 Cubanelle peppers, cored, seeded and cut into large chunks 30 cloves garlic, peeled 2 large bunch cilantro, washed 8 ripe plum tomatoes (about 1 pound), cored and cut...

Yellow Rice

Yellow Rice: (15 minutes prep, 20 minutes cooking) Serves 8-12   1 ½ cups Basmati Rice    1 T Olive Oil    1 T Butter    3 cups water    ½ cup finely diced bell pepper    ½ cup finely diced onion    ¾ tsp. Turmeric    ¼...

Tostones Especiales

Tostones Especiales4 Plantains2 lbs. beef, braised and shredded1 yellow onion thinly sliced2 garlic cloves mincedMojo sauce12 slices mozzarella cheese2 avocado slicedCilantro for garnish Cuban appetizer w/ plantains/braised shredded beef and onions w/ mojo sauce Cut plantains into 1 1/2" to 2"...

Fried Plantains

Fried Plantains  (Prep time 10 minutes, cooking time 10 minutes) Serves 6-8 2 large plantains 1 cup canola oil Sugar Cinnamon (Ice Cream) With a paring knife, slice both ends of the plantain off and gently slice through the skin...

Black Bean Soup

Cuban Black Bean Soup: (8 hours prep, 2 hours cooking) Serves 8-121 lb. Black Beans1 Bay Leaf   1 tsp. Oregano   1 T. salt   1 T. Cumin   3 T. Garlic   1/3 lb. Chorizo Links sliced   1 finely chopped bell pepper   ½ red...

Cuban Black Beans

Cuban Black Beans: (8 hours prep, 2 hours cooking) Serves 8-12 1 lb. Black Beans 1 Bay Leaf 1 tsp. Oregano 1 T. salt 1 T. Cumin 3 T. Garlic 1/3 lb. Chorizo Links sliced 1 finely chopped bell pepper ½...

Individual Italian Hazelnut Cheesecake

Individual Italian Hazelnut Cheesecake (Includes nut products) Ingredients Crust: 2 cups Vanilla or Chocolate Chex cereal crumbs 1 cup hazelnuts 2 T sugar 3 T melted butter Preheat oven to 350 degrees.  Pulse the Chex cereal and nuts together in...

Cuban Avocado, Watercress and Pineapple Salad

Cuban Avocado, Watercress and Pineapple Salad (serves 8) 2 bunches of watercress1 pineapples, peeled, cored and cut into 1” thick slabs1 Mango peeled and cored to remove pit1/8  cup brown sugar3 cloves minced garlic1/4 cup extra virgin olive oil2 T lime...

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