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The Origins Of The Cuban Sandwich

Believe it or not, the origin of the Cuban sandwich is actually a matter of some debate: rumors tell of the Cuban sandwich originating in Cuba or Key West, then migrating to Tampa, where it’s popularity skyrocketed. Some say it originated in Tampa, and Cubans leaving the city then brought it to Miami. Regardless of […]

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How to Make the Perfect Cafe Con Leche

There is nothing like waking up on a Sunday morning and having the smell of fresh cuban bread and full-bodied cuban coffee waft towards you as you sleepily rub your eyes, crawl out of bed, and make your way to the kitchen.  In a Cuban household, you don’t necessarily get to chug down an espresso […]

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Little Bites of Deliciousness: Indulge in a Cuban Guava Pastry

Growing up Cuban in Naples, FL meant that you made a lot of friends that had never heard of pastelitos de guayaba (guava pastries). Your heart just broke when you discovered they had never tasted the sweet deliciousness of these remarkable pastries and you made it your mission to delight their taste buds with just […]

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