12 New Mexican Biscochitos Recipes

12 New Mexican Biscochitos Recipes

The biscochito is a small anise-flavored cookie, which was brought to New Mexico by the early Spaniards. The cookie is used during special celebrations, wedding receptions, baptisms, Christmas season, and other holidays. It was chosen to help maintain traditional home-baked cookery. The New Mexico Legislature adopted the biscochito (bizcochito) as the official state cookie in 1989. This act made New Mexico the first state to […]

Chocolate Cake Recipe

Chocolate Cake Recipe

Recipe borrowed from That’s Fit Ingredients: 1 cup sugar (or 1/2 cup Splenda) 1/4 cup canola oil 1/2 cup egg substitute, beaten 1 teaspoon vanilla 1/4 cup pureed prunes 1/2 cup fat-free buttermilk 1 1/2 cups all-purpose flour 1 cup whole wheat flour 1/2 cup unsweetened cocoa powder 1 teaspoon baking soda 1/2 teaspoon salt 1 cup boiling water 2 tablespoons walnuts, crushed to a […]