Easy recipe for manzanillas en miel

Manzanillas en Miel Recipe

Manzanillas en miel also known as manzanillas en dulce is a Guatemalan dessert made with the manzanilla fruit (tecojote or Mexican hawthorn). It is also popular in El Salvador where it is known as dulce de manzanilla.  This delicious traditional Guatemalan food is usually enjoyed during Semana Santa or Holy Week and Lent.  Today I’m … Read more

Platanitos fritos recipe from Guatemala

Guatemalan Platanitos Fritos: Platanos Maduros Fritos

Platanitos fritos or platanos maduros fritos as they are also known is probably one of the easiest Guatemlan recipes. This delicious Guatemalan dessert can be made in just minutes!  If you’ve ever had platanos fritos or grew up in Guatemala you may be wondering why you would even need a recipe to make these delicious … Read more

Bacalao a la Vizcaina recipe from Guatemala

Guatemalan Bacalao a la Vizcaina

This easy recipe for the traditional Guatemalan Bacalao a la Vizcaina is a delicious staple during Holy Week in Guatemala.  Holy Week Memories With  Bacalao a la Vizcaina This is one of those Guatemalan dishes that have a very emotional significance. Growing up in Guatemala, we would only have bacalao a la Vizcaina once a … Read more

Best recipe for Guatemalan platanos en mole

Plátanos en Mole Recipe

Platanos en mole is one of my favorite Guatemalan desserts. This delicious recipe for sweet plantains in a velvety sweet mole sauce is a traditional Guatemalan dish you will surely fall in love with.  A Taste of Home: Sharing My Childhood Favorite, Platános En Mole Growing up in Guatemala City, I have a lot of … Read more

How to make Kakik

Kak’ik: A Comforting Guatemalan Turkey Soup

Get ready to fall in love with Kak’ik, a traditional Guatemalan soup that’ll surely warm your heart and soul! This Guatemalan dish is packed with flavor and nutritious ingredients, with its juicy turkey, warming spices, and fresh veggies. This Mayan dish is the perfect comfort food for those chilly nights or family gatherings, and it’s … Read more

Rosa de Jamaica traditional drink from Guatemala

Rosa de Jamaica Recipe

This is an easy recipe for rosa de jamaica or agua de jamaica, a traditional drink from Guatemala. Made with dried hibiscus flowers, this bright red drink is popular throughout Latin America. It is a perfect fruity punch to enjoy on a hot summer day alongside other traditional Guatemalan foods.  From Guatemala With Love: The … Read more

Delicious guatemalan barquillos recipe

Barquillos Recipe: Delicious Guatemalan Cookies

Barquillos are crunchy sweet cookies rolled into long cylinders. This barquillos recipe is easy to make! And if you’ve never had these delicious wafer roll cookies, you’ll surely fall in love with them. Barquillos are very popular in Guatemala and many other Latin American countries. These Guatemalan cookies are light, crispy, and delicious, perfect for … Read more

Best recipe for horchata

Easy Horchata Recipe from Guatemala

Horchata (or agua de horchata) is a traditional Guatemalan drink made with rice, water, and milk. Guatemalan horchata is a bit different than Mexican horchata in that it usually contains toasted seeds giving it a unique flavor. This sweet, creamy, and refreshing beverage makes it ideal for enjoying on a hot spring or summer day. … Read more

best Guatemalan recipe for Subanik

Subanik Recipe: A Delicious Stew from Guatemala

Subanik is a traditional Guatemalan stew loved by locals for its rich and comforting flavors. When it comes to traditional Guatemalan food, this is a favorite Guatemalan recipe for special occasions. This hearty Guatemalan dish has a variety of ingredients, including three different meats, a sauce with a tomato base, and various chiles. Here you … Read more

Easy recipe for agua de tamarindo, a refreshing tamarind drink

Best Recipe for Agua de Tamarindo: A Guatemalan Tamarind Drink

Ah, agua de tamarindo, delicious tamarind water! This traditional Guatemalan drink holds a special place in my heart because it reminds me of growing up in Guatemala. This easy recipe for agua de tamarindo or tamarind water, a refreshing Guatemalan drink, has only three ingredients. This means you can make this delicious Guatemalan recipe in … Read more