The Rosca is traditionally eaten on January 6th (The Epiphany), during the celebration of the "Día de  Reyes"or Three Kings Day, which commemorates the arrival of the three Magi or Wise Men to find the baby Jesus. Sugar is sprinkled over parts of the Rosca just before it is placed in the oven.

Christmas Day is the centerpiece of ‘the holidays,’ here in the United States – a whirlwind of family, food, and gifts all crunched into a 48-hour period. By the time January rolls around, ...

 
The Egg & Grog, Four & Twenty Blackbirds' new holiday pie, is made with an egg nog custard with rum, nutmeg and cinnamon, and a gingerbread crumb crust.

The Egg & Grog, Four & Twenty Blackbirds' new holiday pie, is made with an egg nog custard with rum, nutmeg and cinnamon, and a gingerbread crumb crust. Photo by Donny Tsang Four & ...

 
The Egg & Grog, Four & Twenty Blackbirds' new holiday pie, is made with an egg nog custard with rum, nutmeg and cinnamon, and a gingerbread crumb crust.

Editor’s Note: We are super-excited to introduce guest columnist Allison Robicelli, cupcake queen and owner of Bay Ridge-based Robicelli’s Cupcakes. Allison is a born-n-bred Brooklynite, workaholic entrepreneur, mother of two, and a badass ...