Yes, the hamburger is an American dish. No one would ever want to take the heart of American Cuisine away from the land of the free and the home of the brave. So while the burger’s roots will always remain in the USA, the dish has migrated globally. All cultures are adding their spin on the hamburger, including those south of our border.
The empanada has never gained the popularity of the taco, burrito, and quesadilla on the national American stage. However, to the authentic Mexican foodie, the empanada is simultaneously a treat and a staple. The empanada is made of dough and is usually filled with a tasty meat (ground beef, sausage, chicken, or steak). It will also often include onions, beans or rice, and vegetables and is baked until it reaches pure golden perfection. The empanada is loaded with flavor and will probably become a favorite for those loving Mexican food.
A wedding reception is a celebration of love. In Mexican culture, the celebration of love is the most meaningful celebration of all, and is worthy of an extraordinary fiesta. With marriage being such a sacred affair, a wedding reception is supposed to be the ultimate party. Whether you are Mexican or not, the elements of a Mexican wedding reception are very fun and have been rising in popularity. Here is some inspiration. [Read more…]
When you’re trying to make healthier choices about your diet, you may think that you have to give up meeting your friends at your favorite restaurant. [Read more…]
Although tomatoes are sometimes only placed on the edge of a plate as an accent to add a little bit of color, tomatoes should not just be thought of as decoration. [Read more…]
They’re cheap, versatile, and chances are, they’re sitting in your pantry right now. [Read more…]
Most of us in America are familiar with Halloween, however many aren’t aware of its Mexican counterpart, the Day of the Dead. [Read more…]