Tag: Mexican

Mexican Protein Bowl

Pack a punch of protein to start the week with this easy and flavorful Mexican-style bowl.

Mexican or Tex-Mex?

Tex-Mex is a familiar subcategory of Mexican cuisine that, as the name describes, combines popular food groups from Mexico and Texas. What many people don’t know is that the TexMex (no hyphen) name was first used in 1875 referring to the train route that connected Mexico to Texas. It wasn’t until 1970 when Tex-Mex became […]

5 Essential Kitchen Tools to Up Your Mexican Food Cooking Game

Cooking is not difficult. Look for a recipe, commit to it, get the ingredients, and head back home to whip it all up. (Note: It is especially not difficult when drinking a glass of wine or cold beer while doing it.) However, there are things that one can do to facilitate the process and a […]

Cheat sheet: The Mexican chile

Let’s start this story with a public service announcement: It is chiles, not chilies. Chilli is the hearty bean dish from Texas and chile refers to the fruit of the plants that pertain to the capsicum family. They are the secret weapon that makes Mexican cuisine one of the greatest in the world. They add […]