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Artisan Dry Sausage

This post has taken me longer to post than normal and for that I want to apologize to North Denver Sausage.

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Cajeta (Mexican Caramel)

Cajeta (Mexican caramel) tastes unlike any other caramel. This decadent and rick tasting caramel is indeed distinguishable because it’s made with goat’s milk and not cow’s milk. When I...

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Ugli Fruit Margaritas – The Perfect Fruit for a Pitcher of Margaritas

I was shopping at my local grocery store when I did a double take at some odd looking fruit called Ugli fruit. I thought the name was hysterical, because...

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Agua Fresca de Pepino (Cucumber Lime Cooler)

Have you ever looked at cucumbers and thought, mmm these look like they would be awesome to drink? I never did, but then I tried agua de pepino and it...

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Influential Latinas in the White House

Ok, I honestly do not even know where to begin. I was chosen as an influential Latina in the blogging and social media sphere and invited to go to...

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A Green Chile and Avocado-Mayo Burger on Memorial Day

Memorial Day, is a day set aside where we honor the men and women who died while serving in the U.S. military. So how do we honor them? Cities...

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Roasted Tomatillo-Chipotle Salsa

This simple recipe is similar to Rick Bayless’ “Mexican Kitchen”. It only needs three basic ingredients. Serve with tortilla chips as an appetizer or spoon this smoky, citrusy salsa...

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Dia de Las Madres + Piña Colada

Dia de las Madres, Mother’s Day is a day centered on mama. In most countries Mother’s Day is spent giving her the royal treatment. In Spain Mother’s Day is...

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Tacos al Pastor with Roasted Pineapple Salsa (Grilled Pork Tacos)

These pineapple and pork tacos are a prime example of fusion food—a cross between Middle Eastern spit-grilled meat, and the guajillo-rub grilled pork served by Mexican street vendors. The...

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Cinco de Mayo Fiesta + Some GREAT News

We know that Cinco de Mayo is NOT Mexican Independence Day but that doesn’t mean we can’t celebrate it. If you don’t know me by now, I use any...