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Homemade Bread Roundup

Homemade Bread Roundup

Time does fly! It seem like it was just yesterday when I announced the second installment of my food event Homemade and now it is time to post the roundup. I am very happy because this [...]

PPN #104 Roundup

PPN #104 Roundup

I have mentioned many times before how much I love Presto Pasta Nights. It is such a fun event where all you need to do to participate is create a pasta dish. How easy and fun [...]

Homemade 2 – Bread

Homemade 2 – Bread

After a not very successful first event, I am here announcing the second installment of Homemade. This time the challenge is to make another staple in most kitchens: bread. For the longest time I was afraid [...]

A happy New Year

After a well-deserved two-week “break from everything” I am finally back. I hope you all had a wonderful holiday season and are ready to start a new and exciting year. What are your resolutions for 2009? [...]

24, 24, 24: Chiles en nogada. Celebrating foodbuzz and Mexican cuisine

24, 24, 24: Chiles en nogada. Celebrating foodbuzz and Mexican cuisine

Foodbuzz is celebrating the launch of its new Featured Publisher Community and I join the celebration with a traditional Mexican dinner. The main course is the traditional and scrumptious Chiles en Nogada. Come on in and [...]

Bon voyage friend…

I just got the very bad news that Trey, one of my best friends passed away. I am not writing this to load my readers with grief, but only to let you know that I am [...]

Happy New Year!!

I will be making some changes to the blog. I expect to be back on January 2nd. I wish you a New Year full of happiness, prosperity and a lot of food . Good-bye 2007. Hello [...]

Felices fiestas! Happy Holidays!

Felices fiestas! Happy Holidays!

Mexicans are very festive people. Birthdays, communions, baptisms, weddings, pope’s visits and even football (soccer in the US) matches, won or lost, are good reasons to throw a party where food and beer never run out. [...]

Easy bread

Easy bread

Although I love to bake, I always think twice about it when yeast is involved. My mom always avoided it, maybe that is why I grew wary of it. However, I decided I was going to [...]

About this blog

Hello! My name is Ben and I want to share my love for food, especially Mexican food, in this blog. I grew up surrounded by food. My family owned a restaurant in Mexico City for about [...]