Tag Archives : Almond

Mazapan, a Spanish Christmas delight

There is no Christmas that passes by without me having mazapan. A Spanish Christmas delight dated from the XI century!   As I wrote this post, I learnt nuns from Toledo – one of the most charming cities in Spain – invented the recipe during a famine. With no flour in their pantries, but plenty of almond and […]

How to make almond milk

As soon as I stopped drinking cows milk, almond milk became one of my staples. I use it every day and I make it every couple of days. It only takes 5 minutes  to make – if not less – and it is super easy. I generally soak the almonds over night. And, I make it in the […]