Category Archives: Recipes

Spanish Recipes: Bones of the Saints (Huesos de Santo)


‘Huesos de Santo’ (Bones of the Saints) are the most traditional of the sweets that we eat on All Saints’ Day. You may have already seen them in a confectioners’ shop window, and you may be wondering what are they made of or if you could make them at home.

Enjoy some easy to make ‘Rosquillas de Alcalá’ (Alcala-style pastries)

Did you know Alcalá de Henares is well-known in the surroundings because of its sweets? The most famous ones are the ‘Rosquillas de Alcalá’. Have you ever tried one? You really should.