Sonoran Sweets: Coyotas y Ponteduros

Two of Sonora’s unique sweet creations, the classic piloncillo coyota, a baked tortilla filled with the highly fragrant raw Mexican brown sugar, and the very spherical ponteduro, a solid ball of caramel popcorn seen hanging from racks at many of many of Sonora’s market and street vendors.

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Participants will receive a recipe with list of ingredients before the class.

Online class participants will receive a Zoom link for the live class two hours before the class begins.

All online classes are recorded and participants receive a video replay that is available for two weeks after the date of the class.

20% TBG Member discount

Date: 10/31/2020

Time: 3 p.m. - 4:30 p.m.

Price: $45

Class availability limitations: None


Minerva Orduño Rincón

Minerva Orduño Rincón

Minerva Orduño Rincón trained and worked as an architect before redirecting into the culinary field where she has spent the last decade. She was born and raised in Hermosillo, in the northern Mexican state of Sonora, lived in southern Spain, and in various cities throughout the US. Her primary culinary focus is on Sonoran food and the hybridization of cuisines and cultures in the borderland region. She has written for the Phoenix New Times as well as various online publications. She occasionally blogs at