Glenn Lindgren: The most popular are probably the many tropical flavors: mango, mamey, guanabana.
Jorge Castillo: One unusual batido in the Morir Soñando.
Glenn Lindgren: The name literally means "to die dreaming" in Spanish.
Jorge Castillo: Many people compare the flavor to an American treat, the Dreamsicle ice cream bar.
Batidos are Cuban milkshakes, similar to American Style milkshakes, but with several unusual flavors.
3/4 cup orange juice
1/4 cup heavy whipping cream
3 tablespoons sweetened condensed milk
3 tablespoons sugar (to taste)
1/2 cup crushed ice
1/2 teaspoon pure vanilla extract
Put everything in the blender except the ice and process until frothy. Add the crushed ice and process until the ice is ground fine and the batido is thick and rich.
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