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Northern New Mexico Research & Development

Northern New Mexico Research & Development

When we have down time we look for new ideas. Sometimes we find them in very unusual places. As a full service catering company that deals with design and event structure as well as food and service, we often need to visit the places that […]

Finding inspiration down South

Finding inspiration down South

The food scene is more interesting than it has ever been in Los Angeles. BLC took a minute to check it out in early July this year and this is our report. I always recommend entering the Southland from the North via Hwy 101. No […]

Dulce de Leche Highlight Reel

Dulce de Leche Highlight Reel

Artesanal DDL, San Telmo Market
Artesanal DDL, San Telmo Market

Argentina’s famous sweet condiment is dangerously easy to develop a love for. Especially when it is served in a multitude of creative and delicious ways at every meal of the day. After much deliberation, here’s our list of our favorite dulce de leche bites:

1. Piping hot, crispy churro, rolled in cinnamon sugar and filled with dulce.

Churos Stuffed with DDL and Pastry Cream
Churos Stuffed with DDL and Pastry Cream

2. White chocolate alfajor cookie – a layer of thick dulce de leche sandwiched between two cookies & then bathed in white chocolate.

3. Dulce de leche granizado gelato – wafer thin shavings of dark chocolate folded into rich, salty sweet dulce de leche gelato.

4. Dulce de leche Volcano – a warm, molten dulce de leche cake, served with a side of banana gelato.

Volcano of Dulce de Leche
Volcano of Dulce de Leche

5. Dulce de leche frappachino – dulce de leche gelato, shot of espresso, dulce de leche sauce, whipped cream and chocolate shavings.

DDL Frappuchino
DDL Frappuchino

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

Argentine Helado part 2

Argentine Helado part 2

It gets real crazy at the best helado spot in San Carlos de Bariloche. Jauja in the heat of the afternoon is way too much fun.