Recipes

Our favorite holiday recipes!

La Criolla Spice Tree

We at La Criolla enjoy cooking, good food, and great ingredients, especially around the holidays.  We’re always talking food, and anyone who has come to visit us can smell the spices as soon as they walk in the door!  Gatherings … Continue reading

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Mami’s bread pudding (budin)

  1 1/2 loaf day old French bread 1 can coconut milk 1 1/2 c. water 3 Tbsp butter 1 1/2 c. almond milk 2 Tbsp La Criolla Ground Cinnamon 1 Tbsp La Criolla Ground Allspice 2 Tbsp La Criolla … Continue reading

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Apple Cider

Ingredients: 1 Gal. Apple Cider 6 La Criolla Cinnamon Sticks 1 TBSP La Criolla Whole cloves 2 cups water Boil cinnamon sticks and cloves in the water until the water is dark (approx. 20 minutes) Pour apple cider into large … Continue reading

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Carmen’s Apple Crisp

Ingredients:   5 large Granny Smith apples-Sliced thin 1 TBSP La Criolla Ground Cinnamon 1/2 tsp. La Criolla Nutmeg 1/2 cup La Criolla Ground Oatmeal 1/4 cup packed light brown sugar 1/2 stick cold butter or margarine-cut in pieces Heat … Continue reading

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Salsa Verde La Criolla

  6 Tomatillos (Green Tomatoes) 3 Serrano peppers 1 tbsp. La Criolla Adobo All-purpose Seasoning ¼ cup of Cilantro chopped ¼ cup chopped onion In a saucepan, place the tomatillos and serrano peppers with 2 cups of water (or enough … Continue reading

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La Criolla Classic Chicken Tacos

            1 lb Boneless skinless chicken breast cut into desired slices 1 Red Bell Pepper sliced 1 Avocado sliced 1 Tomato chopped ¼ La Criolla Olive Oil 1 tbsp. La Criolla Adobo with Sazon ½ tbsp. … Continue reading

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Coco Loco Mango Smoothie

Ingredients: 1 large ripe mango 1/2 cup coconut manna (ground-up coconut meat) 2 Tbsp. chia seeds 2 tsps. La Criolla Turmeric 1 tsp. La Criolla Fruit Seasoning Dash of La Criolla Cayenne Pepper Fresh lime juice Cup of ice Combine … Continue reading

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Spicy Potatoes

 Ingredients: 2 Pounds Russet potatoes (or any variety that you like) 2 tsp. La Criolla Turmeric 2 Tbsp. La Criolla Granulated Garlic 2 Tbsp. La Criolla Complete Seasoning 3 Tbsp. La Criolla Adobo and Sazón 1 tsp. La Criolla Whole … Continue reading

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Spiced Grilled Shrimp

Ingredients: l Pound Jumbo Shrimp 1 Tbsp La Criolla Adobo (any variety) 1 tsp. La Criolla Ground Black Pepper  1 tsp. La Criolla Sazón Directions: Clean and devein shrimps. Grill over medium heat on a grill rack. Cook until pink (5-6 … Continue reading

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Easy Hamburgers

Ingredients: 1 pound Lean Ground Beef (may substitute Ground Turkey or use 50/50 beef/turkey) 1 Cup La Criolla Ground Oats 1 TBSP. La Criolla Complete Seasoning 1 TBSP. La Criolla Adobo and Sazon 1 tsp. La Criolla Turmeric Mix all … Continue reading

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