EL BLOG – 2 – Wooden Table Baking Co.

Make Some Christmas Panetonne

by Andreas Ozzuna on

CHRISTMAS PANETONNE You see them all over the mall this time of year - that big bread in a box that looks like fancy fruit cake, but don’t...

Cuevas de Marmol

by Leslie Henslee on

CUEVAS DE MARMOL On the border between Argentina and Chile in Patagonia, freshwater mermaids frolic in an astoundingly colorful Marble Cave Cathedral. These intricate marble caverns were hewn...

In the Kitchen: Halva

by Andreas Ozzuna on

Andreas has been in the kitchen again - baking up a batch of gourmet pistachio Mantecol (halva for those outside Argentina) for our Wooden Table Cafe. Like alfajores, halva hails from...

Happy Día del Amigo!

by Leslie Henslee on

HAPPY DIA DEL AMIGO Día del Amigo is this Saturday - time to celebrate our friends and friend families. What's International Friends Day? A day when we gather...

Juntos es Más Dulce

by Andreas Ozzuna on

Argentinians are lucky to have a sharing culture. We share yerba mate, food, music, close embraces and tight spaces. Nothing makes us happier than family and friends new...

Cinco de Mayo Tequila Lime Alfajores

by Andreas Ozzuna on

Sure, the holiday is somewhat of an American excuse to drink tequila, but we've pushed it further and made it into an excuse to eat tequilla too. Yes, in celebration...

What We Mean by Natural

by Andreas Ozzuna on

We got to attend Natural Products Expo West this year in sunny southern California. Beyond providing us with a close up of Gwyneth Paltrow’s jumpsuit, it gave us...

Tango at the Winter Fancy Food Show

by Andreas Ozzuna on

This is our home turf, so we are always proud to show off our wares at the Specialty Food Association’s Winter Fancy Food Show in San Francisco. This...

We made the Sommelier of Alfajores Speak in Tongues

by Andreas Ozzuna on

Facundo Calabró is the self-proclaimed Sommelier of Alfajores, which means he eats, drinks, and dreams this Argentine treat. He is an obsessed expert with an envious burden indeed. We...

In Between Pugliese and D'Arienzo

by Leslie Henslee on

Now for our musical interlude. Pugliese, Gardel and D'Arienzo were all born in December - making it the tango-iest month of the year. If you visit almost any...