Hooked on Chiles

[vc_row][vc_column][vc_separator border_width=”2″][vc_custom_heading text=”Chiles often suffer from a case of mistaken identity. Many look similar and, often, one chile has several different names. To further complicate matters, a dried chile frequently has a different name than its fresh counterpart. Let’s try to better define some of the most commonly used chiles in Mexico.” font_container=”tag:h3|text_align:left|color:%23000000″ use_theme_fonts=”yes”][vc_custom_heading text=”Morita […]

Mexican Gold

[vc_row][vc_column][vc_separator border_width=”2″][vc_custom_heading text=”It’s hard to think of another ingredient that is as inextricably woven into the food culture of a country, as corn is in Mexico.” font_container=”tag:h3|text_align:left|color:%23000000″ use_theme_fonts=”yes”][vc_column_text]Corn is a grain indigenous to Mexico, domesticated approximately 10,000 years ago. In Mexican Aztec history, corn was considered a sacred plant, worshipped and celebrated in images on […]

Fondue 101

[vc_row][vc_column][vc_separator border_width=”2″][vc_custom_heading text=”When it comes to fondue, there are three main types: cheese fondue, oil or broth fondue and chocolate fondue.” font_container=”tag:h3|text_align:left|color:%23000000″ use_theme_fonts=”yes”][vc_custom_heading text=”Cheese Fondue” font_container=”tag:h4|text_align:left|color:%23000000″ use_theme_fonts=”yes” el_class=”uppercase”][vc_column_text] Cheese fondue is eaten by dipping bread into a shared pot of melted cheese, using long-stemmed forks. Typically a fondue pot is shared by no more than […]

Family Is Family

[vc_row][vc_column][vc_separator border_width=”2″][vc_custom_heading text=”Families come in all shapes, sizes and numbers! Perhaps you live alone and eat alone most days. Maybe you live with a dog and want to try cooking for your four-legged friend. If you think meal planning and having fun in the kitchen is just for large families, think again!” font_container=”tag:h3|text_align:left|color:%23000000″ use_theme_fonts=”yes”][vc_custom_heading text=”Cooking […]

Cooking With Kids

[vc_row][vc_column][vc_separator border_width=”2″][vc_custom_heading text=”If you’ve ever seen an episode of Master Chef Junior, you know some kids have mad skills in the kitchen. Fostering your child’s passion for cooking and baking from a young age will instill confidence and build character in them, not to mention that cooking is a practical life skill that will serve […]

The New Frontier of Cooking

[vc_row][vc_column][vc_separator border_width=”2″][vc_custom_heading text=”The rules and conventions in the kitchen have changed. So have the tools at a home cook’s disposal. Let’s take a look at what being a modern home cook looks like in 2020.” font_container=”tag:h3|text_align:left|color:%23000000″ use_theme_fonts=”yes”][vc_column_text]Cooking is not what it used to be. Yes, a good pot and a flame are still integral but […]