This is a very simple and easy-to-make traditional recipe that is prepared to celebrate All Saints' Day, although as often happens with 'pan sweets', it is also typical of Holy Week, especially in Seville (Spain).Continue reading «Vegan St. Expeditus' Bones»
Tag: Day of the dead
Pan de muerto without egg and without milk
The bread of the dead is a sweet typical of Mexico that consumes the 'Day of the Dead' to honor the memory of loved ones who are no longer. This day was declared by UNESCO "Masterpiece of the Oral and Intangible Heritage of Humanity" on November 7, 2003.
Although the origin of this dessert dates from the 16th century, according to INAH (National Institute of Anthropology and History) its consumption seems to be a tradition inspired by pre-Hispanic rituals, symbolizing today the circle that unites life and death , hence its round shape.