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Set fire to the rain with a Cuban flavor

I’m sure all of you had heard this song from the talented and and Grammy winner Adele. This time hear it with a little Cuban flavor. Our friend Leslie Cartaya lead singer form the Afro-Cuban Funk band PALO. Let me know what you think?  

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Navidad with Spanish Turrones! (Christmas with Spanish nougats)

Spanish nougat are a staple this time of the year in all Spanish homes and for us as Spanish descendants the nougats are also a traditional food this time of the year. These sweets are made of pure Mediterranean almonds and honey; invented in Jijona more than 500 years ago by the moors The traditional […]

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Cuban Pastelitos (Cuban pastries) delivered from Miami.

Pastelitos

My Cuban Store is excited to introduce fresh Gourmet Cuban baked goods. Cuban pastries  or “Pastelitos”, have become a staple finger food of the South Florida community. Pastelitos are “puff pastries” which consist of thin crispy layers of crust and they are filled with rich fruit preserves, meats or cheeses. The outer crust is extra […]

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Blue Danube Cha,cha,cha. Classic Music with a Cuban Beat.

Cuban Blue Danuve

Do you love classic music? Let me know what you think about this video below?

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Pasport: Cuba. Nicolita visit to Cuba

Nicole Di Rocco the creator of Nicolita Swimwear visits Cuba with her family, an emotional trip no words can describe! Enjoy!

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Cuban Elvis Presley

Cuba is known for its rich culture and traditions.  Needless to say, the guayabera is a great example of a Cuban staple and Cuban cuisine represents this nation’s diversity; even the Cuban coffee makes a bold statement about the uniqueness of this country.  Two very important elements of the Cuban culture are Cuban music and […]

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Anthony Bourdain Cuba. No reservations in Cuba

I love the travel channel and I enjoy Anthony’s Bourdain show called no reservations.  Today they airing the show filmed in CUBA! I won’t miss this one!  I’m sure Anthony’s humor and unique food reviews will give Cuban Food justice! See the Anthony Bourdain Cuba show previews here: Get your Cuban Cook Books here! Get […]

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Jesus is a carpenter in Cuba.

Last time I visited Cuba I was impressed by the resilience of the cuban people. Everyone there has a way to make money outside of  the government boundaries.  My friend Alberto taught himself how to make pizza, Vladimir sells hand crafted goods to tourists, and  Robertico (an old communist leader) sells peanut nougats and other sweets. […]

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Mesa de Domino Cubano. Cuban Dominoes Table

A Cuban Dominoes’ Table?….. It’s a table specifically used to play the game of Dominoes. Ok. … What is the Dominoe game?. Well, there’s a variety in the game of dominoes. The Cuban Dominoes, which goes from 0 to 9 and it has 55 tiles and the regular domino game is from 0 to 6 […]

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May 20 Cuba’s Independence Day.

On May 20, 1902 the republic of Cuba was created.  However, under the Cuban constitution, the US kept the right to supervise finances and other affairs in Cuba; this was known as the Platt amendment.  Don Tomas Estrada Palma (1835-1908) became the first president of Cuba.  He managed to sign important agreements with the United […]

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