4 Facts about Mexico that are Cause for Celebration

Mexican history and culture is chock-full of fun facts, but did you know about these four? [Read more…]

How Do You Make Guacamole? Here’s An Easy and Awesome Way

Learn in seven easy steps how to make guacamole that’ll make you smile. [Read more…]

A Birria Recipe for the Holidays

If you have yet to learn about the traditional Mexican dish, birria, then you are definitely missing out. Birria is a stew typically made with lamb or goat meat cooked in a delicious adobo sauce. It is usually served in a tortilla not unlike a taco, although some people will eat it as a simple stew. [Read more…]

How to Make Chimichangas Without a Deep Fryer

Chimichangas: the most dangerous game. While most of us have our share of specialized kitchen tools such as an immersion blender or maybe a garlic roller, most of us are not blessed/cursed with a deep fryer. So for many of us the dreams of deep-fried food fresh at home are limited to filling cast-iron pans dangerously full or a brush with death caused by no knowledge of the fluid mechanics of displacement. Most of us think we’ll never get the crisp golden brown of a well-fried burrito at home. [Read more…]

Must-Try Mexican-Inspired Pumpkin Soup Recipe

In the heart of pumpkin season, we found it necessary to share with you a flavorful variation of a seasonal favorite. This Mexican-inspired hearty pumpkin soup recipe is a real gem.  [Read more…]

Hot Sauce Recipes to Knock Your Socks Off

Lately with the popularity of spicy products like Sriracha skyrocketing, many people have been changing up their traditional cuisine by adding hot sauce. Now is a great time to open up your culinary experience by learning how to incorporate hot sauce recipes into your kitchen. [Read more…]

What to do with an Avocado

Avocados are considered a superfood, which means they contain a lot of beneficial nutrients. This is great news since avocados are also quite tasty, as well as versatile. Here are just some of the ways that you can add avocados to your regular diet. [Read more…]

Summertime Drink Recipes

That summertime heat is here, so drinks that can quench your thirst are in great need. There are a lot of drinks out there for you to choose from, but there are only a few that will really be able to do the job. Luckily, we found a few Mexican drinks from Saveur that will help you out this summer. You will be able to enjoy yourself and the heat with one of these in your hand.

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4 Drinks to Help Celebrate National Tequila Day

Americans consume over 50 million liters of tequila every year. That’s why this special spirit has its own national holiday. National Tequila Day is celebrated on July 24. This year, why not plan a fiesta and celebrate all that is tequila with your friends and family? [Read more…]

How to Make Churros

There is dispute over the history of where the churro originated. Some believe that it came from the Spanish shepherds because they had no access to bakeries, others believe that it was Portuguese sailors that brought them back after a trip to China. Despite this inconsistency in its history, this sweet and crunchy pastry spread to Latin American and North America and has become a traditional Mexican pastry for everyone to enjoy. [Read more…]