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Tag: latino cuisine

Latino Cocktails To Kick Off Your Spring

March 23, 2018 

Spring has sprung…at least officially. Where I am in New York there was a blizzard two days ago. But still, the weather will get warmer soon and then our thoughts turn to drinking copious amounts of alcohol. We Latinos are a diverse bunch. Our different countries have unique customs, aesthetics, and cultural influences. One thing….


Yucca Stuffing Will Up Your Thanksgiving Game

November 23, 2017 

Today is America’s favorite holiday, Thanksgiving. The day when it is your patriotic duty to eat until you can no longer move. We Latinos have always been able to synthesize new cultural influences and making them our own. When we came to this country, we took the American Thanksgiving holiday and adapted it. Our Thanksgivings….


Epicurean Abominations: Top 5 Worst American Takes On Latino Food

August 29, 2017 

We Latinos that live in the United States are caught between two worlds. On one side, the traditions of our ancestors and on the other, the larger American society in which we live. When you have a foot in each world, you have to synthesize the two cultures in yourself. In turn, the two cultures….


USPS Releases Stamps Celebrating Latino Cuisine

April 13, 2017 

The United States Postal Service released six stamps celebrating different Latino foods. It’s called the Delicioso Forever series and they are pretty cool. In American society there is no better touchstone between the mainstream American culture and the different Latino groups. Ask your average American what he knows about Mexican or Cuban culture and chances….


Tu Vez Latino Culinary Academy: Coffee Flan

November 22, 2011 

Welcome to the Tu Vez Latino Culinary Academy! We are determined to teach Latino men how to feed themselves without having to go to a drive-through. Will it be an old family recipe? A delicious cocktail? A trade secret? Stay tuned to find out!