Archive for 'Tag Archives: 'Mexican food''

Super Bowl Snack Ideas

Super Bowl Snack Ideas

15 snack ideas for the Super Bowl. [...]

Dia de la Candelaria – A celebration of corn

Dia de la Candelaria – A celebration of corn

Dia de la candelaria, or candlemas, marks the end of the Christmas celebrations in Mexico and we celebrate it with tamales. [...]

Wordless Wednesday – Churros

Wordless Wednesday – Churros

Churros stand in Coyoacan [...]

A brief introduction to corn (maize)

A brief introduction to corn (maize)

After a long break What's Cooking Mexico is back! Things have been quiet around here for almost a month, but we're ready to start posting again. In order to give the readers of this blog a [...]

Fondas

Fondas

Fonda in Mexico refers to a small family restaurant where the owners do most of the work, cooking, waiting tables, cleaning, purchasing ingredients, etc. This kind of restaurant is very popular for comida corrida, a lunch [...]

Chorizo and Chipotle Refried Beans

Chorizo and Chipotle Refried Beans

Delicious meaty and spicy refried beans using heirloom beans. [...]

Wordless Wednesday – Huitlacoche

Wordless Wednesday – Huitlacoche

Considered as a disease that attacks corn by many farmers, corn smut has been a delicacy in Mexico for thousands of years. [...]

Risotto with Mushrooms and Rajas

Risotto with Mushrooms and Rajas

Risotto with a delicious Mexican twist. Poblano peppers add a lot of flavor and mild heat any dish. [...]

Jicama Salad

Jicama Salad

Salads don't have to be boring. This jicama salad combined some bold flavors that will leave you asking for more. [...]