Q: I recently moved to Mexico City and I'm at a bit of a loss when it comes to baking. Not only is Mexico City at high altitude (7,500 feet) but I have a manually ignited gas oven that may not heat evenly. I miss baking sweet treats! Any suggestions for stove top desserts, or other desserts that don't need an oven?Sent by Maria
Editor: Maria, here are a few ideas for desserts to make on the stove, as well as desserts that don't require any type of baking:
Anjali is a former private chef who is currently pursuing a graduate degree in nutrition, with plans to become a registered dietitian. She lives in Los Angeles. You can read more of her health-focused writing at Eat Your Greens.
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