my...snack (for later)
A good friend and my Mexico connection recently gifted me a package of coyotas. Coyotas are Mexican pastries from the mainly Hermosillo region - as shown by the packaging (see picture). A relative of my friend gets these directly from the baker so I am feeling quite privileged with this fine treat!
Sorry, the pictures aren't great. I was shaking in anticipation of eating these pasteles...
Coyotas are very simple and yet so delicous. I suspect they are made with:
lard, flour, sugar, piloncillo (you see this sugar at Food City and other Mexican supermarket), nuts and sometimes dates.
If you have a Mexico connection, ask this person to get you some coyotas.
You'll be so...feliz!