logo

Channel List
Beauty & Self
Books & Music
Career
Computers
Education
Family
Food & Wine
Health & Fitness
Hobbies & Crafts
Home & Garden
Money
News & Politics
Relationships
Religion & Spirituality
Sports
Travel & Culture
TV & Movies
Safety
We take forum safety very seriously here at BellaOnline. Please be sure to read through our Forum Guidelines. Let us know if you have any questions or comments!
Newest Members
Uzzal Hossain, tmelton, ninahaska, ovinovin7, amrapaligolf
56557 Registered Users
Forum Stats
56557 Members
417 Forums
111417 Topics
785882 Posts

Max Online: 537 @ 07/02/12 11:21 AM
Top Posters (30 Days)
Beetlemess 253
Nancy Roussy 168
loongdragon 147
Connie - ADD/Sandwiches 136
Rosie 66 133
James Andrew 99
Lisa LowCarb / VideoGames 97
Allyson - USACook/HomeCook 56
Lestie4containergardens 55
Mona - Astronomy 49
Ad Income Supports Charity
Topic Options
#783810 - 09/24/12 03:17 PM Squash blossom crpe recipe
Isabel - Mexican Food Offline
BellaOnline Editor
Shark

Registered: 02/24/10
Posts: 349
Loc: Southern England
The season of the very traditional �flor de calabaza� or squash blossom has begun, and every market stall in Mexico is festooned with flowers and garlanded with this highly prized delicacy of late summer and early autumn. It is not easily available outside Mexico and I keep promising myself to plant some courgettes/zucchini in my garden just for the flowers, but have never managed to do so. If any of you do actually grow them, these cr�pes are delicious, rich and savoury.
Squash blossom cr�pe recipe
_________________________
Isabel Hood
Mexican Food

Top

Add Squash blossom crpe recipe to Twitter Add Squash blossom crpe recipe to Facebook Add Squash blossom crpe recipe to MySpace Add Squash blossom crpe recipe to Del.icio.us Digg Squash blossom crpe recipe Add Squash blossom crpe recipe to Yahoo My Web Add Squash blossom crpe recipe to Google Bookmarks Add Squash blossom crpe recipe to Stumbleupon Add Squash blossom crpe recipe to Reddit
#784336 - 09/26/12 06:18 PM Re: Squash blossom crpe recipe [Re: Isabel - Mexican Food]
Les Ex-BellaOnline Ed. Offline
Chipmunk

Registered: 10/16/10
Posts: 1229
Loc: Michoacan, Mexico
Hola Isabel,

When we go to Morelia and if the squash blossoms are in season, I always order two super-sized quesadillas stuffed with them at one of the outdoor restaurants by the Mercado de Revolucion 0n Calle 22 de Noviembre.

Thanks for reminding me that they are in season, so when I go to Zamora next Tuesday (no I won't be getting any chongos that you abhor!), I will go to that city's expansive outdoor mercado and buy some along with flour tortillas and some good melting queso so that I can make my own quesadillas. As your superb article mentioned, the squash blossoms' delicate flavor can be overwhelmed by strong ingredients/flavors. so I always eat any dishes with squash blossoms sin salsa.
_________________________
Les Shulman Ex-Mex/AthAg/Birds Ed.



Top

Add Re: Squash blossom crpe recipe to Twitter Add Re: Squash blossom crpe recipe to Facebook Add Re: Squash blossom crpe recipe to MySpace Add Re: Squash blossom crpe recipe to Del.icio.us Digg Re: Squash blossom crpe recipe Add Re: Squash blossom crpe recipe to Yahoo My Web Add Re: Squash blossom crpe recipe to Google Bookmarks Add Re: Squash blossom crpe recipe to Stumbleupon Add Re: Squash blossom crpe recipe to Reddit
#786033 - 10/03/12 10:31 AM Re: Squash blossom crpe recipe [Re: Les Ex-BellaOnline Ed.]
Isabel - Mexican Food Offline
BellaOnline Editor
Shark

Registered: 02/24/10
Posts: 349
Loc: Southern England
The Mercado de la Revolucion is awesome, I remember it well, and I can see the great big bunches of flor de calabaza in my mind's eye - and wish I could get my hands on some of them. They are finished here and it is a long wait to the next season. Enjoy your quesadillas!
_________________________
Isabel Hood
Mexican Food

Top

Add Re: Squash blossom crpe recipe to Twitter Add Re: Squash blossom crpe recipe to Facebook Add Re: Squash blossom crpe recipe to MySpace Add Re: Squash blossom crpe recipe to Del.icio.us Digg Re: Squash blossom crpe recipe Add Re: Squash blossom crpe recipe to Yahoo My Web Add Re: Squash blossom crpe recipe to Google Bookmarks Add Re: Squash blossom crpe recipe to Stumbleupon Add Re: Squash blossom crpe recipe to Reddit


Moderator:  Isabel - Mexican Food 

Want to reply? Register as a Forum Member - it's quick, free and fun!
Brand New Posts
What's your favourite Irish music?
by Bee - IrishCulture
Irish Culture
31 minutes 32 seconds ago
Invest your money in right way
by Uzzal Hossain
Investing
31 minutes 39 seconds ago
How to Lose Weight easily
by Uzzal Hossain
Weight Loss
42 minutes 12 seconds ago
Tattoo removal
by Uzzal Hossain
Body Art
49 minutes 50 seconds ago
The Goddess
by Bee - IrishCulture
Spirituality
50 minutes 20 seconds ago
Home Beauty tips
by Uzzal Hossain
Beauty Basics
54 minutes 48 seconds ago
Daily World Peace Group Meditation
by Susan - Meditation Editor
Meditation
Today at 12:52 PM
Alternative Investments for the Small Investor
by Sandra - Investing
Investing
Today at 10:49 AM
What Happens During Sleep?
by Jori-ND Editor
Neuromuscular Diseases
Today at 09:50 AM
Lunar Eclipse coming soon - Mark your calendar!
by Mona - Astronomy
Astronomy
Today at 09:33 AM
Register to Post!
Want to post? For security reasons you need to Register as a Forum Member. It's quick, easy and free!
Forum Activities
Book Clubs
Trivia Contests
Who's Online
3 registered (Izeigo, Bee - IrishCulture, 1 invisible), 59 Guests and 1 Spider online.
Key: Admin, Global Mod, Mod
Ad Income Supports Charity



| About BellaOnline | Privacy Policy | Advertising | Become an Editor |
Website copyright © 2014 Minerva WebWorks LLC. All rights reserved.