Wednesday, May 4, 2011

10 Sweets for Cinco de Mayo

It's almost time to fiesta for Cinco de Mayo! After all the recent posts on various Mexican inspired dishes, it's some to end the South of the Border series on a sweet note. There are so many delicious desserts suited for a fiesta and these 10 Sweets for Cinco de Mayo will surely fit the bill. Some traditional cakes and pastries are included as well as a few that give a Mexican spin on classics. So embrace Mexican culture and cuisine by noshing on some of these sweets...

Dulce De Leche Bars

 Panqué de Maíz (Cornmeal Poundcake)

 Tres Leches Cake

Chocolate Flan Bundt Cake

 Passion Fruit Cheesecake Truffles

 Pina Colada Cheesecake Truffles

 Mexican Churros

 Mango Cupcakes with Cream Cheese Frosting

 Pumpkin Praline Dessert Tamales