Cuban Guava Pastries (Pastelitos de Guayaba)

What is a guava? No other fruit says Cuba like guava (guayaba). I had never even heard of guava until I met my Cuban family and ate my first Cuban guava pastry or pastelitos de guayaba. Instant love at first bite! If you don’t know what a guava is either then let me explain. Guavas …

Torticas de Moron are Cuban sugar cookies.

Torticas de Moron – Cuban Sugar Cookies

What are Torticas de Moron? Torticas de Moron are Cuban sugar cookies that originated from the city of Moron, in Cuba hence the name.  The best way to describe these scrumptious cookies is they are a combination of a sugar cookie and a shortbread cookie. Lime zest is the special ingredient that makes these tropical …