Tag: holidays

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.

Salsa de Pepita

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

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!

Gingerbread Molasses Cookies

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

Holiday Empanadas

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