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Pan Dulce (Conchitas): Mexican Sweet Bread with a Shell-Shaped Topping

February 16, 2009

Pan dulce (conchas, or these are mini, conchitas)

Pan dulce (conchas, or since these are mini, conchitas)

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oh señorita, we love the conchas

January 31, 2009


A friend treated me to my first pan dulce conchas the other day. These are Mexican sweet buns (although Southern NM also carries them in bakeries) whose name means sweet (dulce) bread (pan) in the shape of a shell (conchas).