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I was given some goya guava paste. what type of dessert can I do with this?

asked by Dee4 almost 5 years ago
8 answers 3021 views
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added almost 5 years ago

Ice cream, guava meringue pie, mage a glaze to pour over a simple spice cake.... see where I'm going here?

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added almost 5 years ago

I just spread it on toast!

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amysarah

amysarah is a trusted home cook.

added almost 2 years ago

It's good with cheeses (Manchego, cheddar, etc.) like Spanish membrillo (quince paste.) Also delicious on toast spread with cream cheese.

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added almost 2 years ago

Lovely, unfortunately many places use a very poor quality guava paste, which is radiant red. Manchego and Chedder are excellent pairings. Usually bakeries use a subpar cream cheese and a hydrogenated dough.

Your recommendation are great, and the comparison to quince is spot on.


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added almost 2 years ago

I serve it with cheese and crackers, it has a firm texture that makes it amenable to slicing thin.

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aargersi

Abbie is a trusted source on General Cooking.

added almost 2 years ago

I have made these several times, they are VERY good:

https://food52.com/recipes...