Pomegranate, Pear, Pistachio Salad with Creamy Pomegranate Dressing | http://www.carlsbadcravings.com/pomegranate-pear-pistachio-salad-creamy-pomegranate-dressing/
Remember making these in grade school? Today, Mexican paper flowers make a great decor and are a fun, inexpensive, centerpiece option. Learn how to make them here: http://www.madincrafts.com/2009/11/mexican-paper-flowers.html
Pavo navideño or Christmas turkey - Marinated and cooked in a sauce of chicha, butter, garlic, cumin and achiote.
Mantecaditos o Polvorones - Traditional Puerto Rican Christmas cookies Yum!
Mantecadas -- Spanish traditional Christmas sweet via Acorn in the Kitchen
Turrón de Navidad is a traditional Spanish candy consisting of only three ingredients: almonds, honey and egg white. It's super-simple, sweet flavor is a special treat at Christmas time.
Patatas Bravas with Garlic Allioli -- We started a tradition last year of having Spanish Tapas for Christmas. This looks very similar to the Patatas Bravas we had in Spain last year!
Cranberry Salsa - A zesty twist on holiday food!
Chicken, Shrimp, and Chorizo Paella - spanish chorizo, olive oil, chicken thigh, onion, garlic, tomato, parsley, paprika, chicken broth, saffron, arborio, shrimp, pea
red, black and white dessert table