Grilled Pineapple Upside-Down Skillet Cake

Grilled Pineapple Upside-Down Skillet Cake

As a kid I did not have the sweet tooth my brother and sister had. I always preferred a salty or spicy treat versus a sweet dessert. The only thing that distracted my savory tooth was when my mom baked homemade cakes. My mom used to make a warm classic pineapple upside-down cake made with yellow cake mix that was simply sinful. This recipe is inspired by mom’s cake, but made from scratch and is baked in a cast-iron skillet and topped with fresh grilled pineapples.

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Carne Asada Enchiladas Suizas

Carne Asada Enchiladas Suizas

Hope you had a lovely 4th of July. I have been working and traveling quite a bit and this weekend was exactly what I needed. My family and I...

AFM - Salad Buffet 03

Make Your Own Salad Bar + Light Caesar Salad Dressing

My kids love when I set up a salad bar because they love to make their own salads. Pull out all your leftovers and I bet your kids will...

carne asada quesadillas

Carne Asada Chayote Quesadillas

I remember the days of living alone and eating quesadillas everyday. I can’t resist ooey-goey cheese and warm corn tortillas. Cheese is my addiction. They are so simple to...

Pork-Pineapple Kebobs with Honey Chipotle Barbecue Sauce

Pork-Pineapple Kebobs with Honey Chipotle Barbecue Sauce

As you’ve probably noticed I’m been on a fresh pineapple kick lately, especially when it’s grilled. I love pineapple paired with pork and wanted to make a recipe that...

Cocktails for Summer Entertaining

Cocktails for Summer Entertaining

I am so excited summer is officially here. You can bet that I’ll be hosting lots of dinner parties and backyard cookouts. When I host a party I usually...

ponche a la romana and diaper cake

Diaper Cake and Ponche a la Romana

Are you hosting a baby shower anytime soon? If you are a sucker for entertaining like I am, then you will love this video.

Spring Salad with Carne Asada

Spring Salad with Carne Asada, Avocados, and Pepitas

It’s officially summer and its time to grill. I’ll be sharing lots of recipes where you can incorporate carne asada to your dish.

chorizo enchilado burger

Ranchero Burgers Stuffed with Enchilado Cheese

When I’m craving a homemade juicy burger I usually purchase pre-made cowboy patties at my local Whole Foods store and grill them up. Their patties are a combination of...

strawberry and passion fruit mojito caipirinha

Strawberry and Passion Fruit Caipirinha

I have been traveling like a mad woman with my co-author Vianney for our Latin Twist Texas book tour. San Antonio, Houston, and next is El Paso. See our...