The Latin Kitchen

10 Divine Gifts For Day of the Dead
10 Divine Gifts For Day of the Dead

Dia de los Muertoscelebrated from Oct. 31 to Nov. 2, is a special Mexican holiday that seeks to remember and celebrate friends and family members who have passed on. For all its sadness, the holiday is a colorful, festive way to rejoice in the memory of those we've loved and lost.


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7 Dishes For Dia De Los Muertos
7 Dishes For Dia De Los Muertos

Dia de los Muertos, for all its sadness, is a colorful and festive way to remember departed loved ones and to rejoice in their memories. It's a time when you pull a little closer to your family. There are celebrations, laughter, spectacle and, of course, tons of food.


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4 Mexican Recipes You've Never Made (But Should!)
4 Mexican Recipes You've Never Made (But Should!)

What do you think of when you think of Mexican food

For many, the first things that come to mind are tacos, salsa and guacamole. Though these are significant aspects of Mexican cuisine, they are not all Mexican cuisine. In Mexico, The Cookbook, culinary ambassador Margarita Carillo Arronte exposes the breadth and variety of Mexican cooking with more than 700 recipes ranging from snacks and street foods, to starters and salads, to breads, pastries, seafood and desserts.


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7 Crazy and Creative Tacos!
7 Crazy and Creative Taco Recipes

Don't get us wrong, we can eat tacos al pastor all night long, and have done so on multiple occasions. But, there's something extra special about trying new taco recipes made with surprising and delicious ingredients! In fact, this is one of the best things about tacos: there's something for everyone.


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NFL Athletes Reveal Their Favorite Tailgating Recipes!

Football season has officially begun! Before you watch your favorite athletes toss a pigskin, get ready to tailgate with their favorite Latin recipes.


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10 Tasty Recipes To Celebrate Chilean Independence Day!
10 Tasty Recipes To Celebrate Chilean Independence Day!

Happy Chilean Independence Day!

On September 18, 1810, Chile broke from Spanish rule, declaring their independence. Today, let's celebrate more than 200 years of culture, history, drink, and mouthwatering cuisine by cooking up some innovative Chilean recipes. From deep fried empanadas to desserts chock full of apples, here are some of our favorite Chilean recipes: 


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Cafe El Presidente spiked horchata
4 Horchata Cocktail Recipes to Try This Fall

Horchata may possibly be the most intriguing beverage to come out of Latin American culture. While its origins are up for debate, the recipe remains virtually unchanged. It's typically a blend of almonds, rice, and cinnamon — and everyone adds their own unique twist from there. Often, individual horchata recipes are closely guarded family treasures, which are passed down through generations and made during holidays and special occasions.


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Labor Day White Foods Recipes
16 Recipes Made With White Ingredients to Enjoy Post-Labor Day

Labor Day will come and go, but delicious food should live on forever. Whether you adhere (or not) to the "no white after Labor Day" rule, we urge you: don't let that follow you in the kitchen! Not when you have Roasted Butternut Squash & Turkey Lasagna to make, Bacalaeo a lo Nico calling your name, or Huevos Ahogados con Nopal to whip up for a morning treat.


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Olive Oil Recipes
10 Fresh Uses For Olive Oil (Because We're Celebrating National Olive Oil Month!)

August is National Olive Oil Month! Did you know there was a holiday celebrating the wonders of olive oil? We love olive oil for many reasons: it's a great way to add subtle flavors to many recipes, it's easy to cook, grill and bake with, and it's heart healthy. Olive oil is high in monounsaturated fatty acids, a.k.a. the same healthy fats found in avocados. These fats have been shown to lower your risk of heart disease, lower your total cholesterol, and may even be helpful in regulating insulin levels and blood sugar.


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Cheers! 12 Boozy Recipes for National Rum Day
Cheers! 12 Boozy Recipes for National Rum Day

Are you a fan of rum? Us, too! Luckily for all of us this Saturday, August 16th, is National Rum Day

Like any other holiday there’s a lot to do, recipes to find, ingredients to buy, friends to call! Don’t worry, we did all the research for you and compiled some of our favorite rum recipes for your foodporn-viewing pleasure and party-planning ease! 


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