Venezuelan president Hugo Chavez passed away Monday (March 4), and whether you supported his efforts or thought he was a crazy dictator, we have a drink for you. Kick back and try out this Ponche Crema recipe.



2 Cans Condensed Milk
2 Egg Whites
4 Egg Yolks
1 Liter Milk
1 Dash Vanilla Extract
1 Lemon Zest
1 Dash Grated Nutmeg
1 Liter Rum


Beat egg whites to stiff and add yolks, one per one, while you keep on beating. Slowly add condensed milk and milk, vanilla, lemon zest, nutmeg and, at last, rum. Verify taste. Serve cool.