Tag: holidays

Salsa de Pepita

Try this recipe from Mexico’s Yucatan peninsula that is easy enough to make with the kids.

Gingerbread Molasses Cookies

Cookie-baking time! Make these delicious molasses gingerbread cookies, inspired by the Mexican ‘marranito’ cookies.

Give a Latin Twist to your Christmas Dinner

Christmas is one of the most celebrated traditions in the world. An exquisite dinner on Christmas Eve or a brunch on Christmas Day makes us long for the holidays to arrive. The menu varies for each country, but the main dish usually features pork or turkey or a great fish dish. Regardless of what you […]

Costa Rican Banana Bread

This holiday season make this easy banana bread, a delicious loaf that will have everyone saying ¡pura vida! and asking for second servings.

The Christmas Tradition of Mexican Posadas

Christmas is celebrated by a wide variety of cultures and countries. And while the basics of the holiday season remain largely intact, all of them have a unique spin or tradition that they can call their very own. Perhaps no other Christmas tradition is more interesting or engrained within a people than the Mexican Posadas. […]

Rosca de Reyes

Celebrate the arrival of the Three Wise Men with this delicious ring-shaped cake. Whoever gets the baby doll will have to cook tamales and host a party for Candelaria Day in February!

Holiday Empanadas

Learn how to make four different kinds of empanadas for this holiday season, because who doesn’t love an empanada?