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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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10 Latin American Candies You Grew Up On
10 Latin American Candies You Grew Up On

It's almost Halloween — and that means one thing and one thing only: candy! This October 31st, skip the Snickers and indulge on these Latin American candies we grew up eating: 


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10 Easy Midweek Meals Made with Your Fave Grocery Aisle Foods
10 Easy Weekday Meals Made with Your Fave Grocery Aisle Foods

School’s back in session and we’re a month away from the start of holiday mania. (And by this we mean the period that covers Halloween, Dia de Los Muertos, Thanksgiving, Christmas, New Years, Three Kings Day, Valentine’s Day…you get the idea.)
With so much going on, it’s easy to fall into the takeout trap (i.e. picking up or ordering delivery from your neighborhood greasy spoon), the result of which is a lightweight wallet and a less than light-feeling you.


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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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5 Shocking Things You Never Knew About Coffee
5 Shocking Things You Never Knew About Coffee

Drink up, café lovers! On September 29, we commemorate an important holiday: National Coffee Day. For one full day, coffee drinkers can celebrate and relish their deliciously warm addiction. In preparation for the holiday, we chatted with NESCAFE Dolce Gusto to get the surprising details on their recent survey about American's infatuation with java.

Here are five facts from the survey that will definitely shock you:


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Latin American Hangover Cures
7 Foolproof Latin-American Hangover Cures

When it comes to partying, everyone has their favorite drink and their go-to cure for the morning after. Keep this in mind for your next escapade! From menudo to leche de tigre, here are some foolproof hangover cures from across Latin America:


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The Most Brilliant (And Baffling) Pumpkin Spice Items
The Most Brilliant (And Baffling) Pumpkin Spice Items

The advent of autumn marks the season of boots, sweaters, scarves, apple cider.... and of course, pumpkin spice. Since Starbucks introduced its absurdly popular Pumpkin Spice Latte, brands have been battling each other to concoct the perfect cold-weather treat. 
Move over, Starbucks. These are the most brilliant (and baffling) ways to get your fall fix: 


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3 Perfect Guac & Tequila Cocktail Pairings for National Guacamole Day
3 Perfect Guac & Tequila Cocktail Pairings for National Guacamole Day

This Tuesday is National Guacamole Day! It's also Mexican Independence Day - the real one, that is (versus Cinco de Mayo). What better time, then, to mix up one of Mexico's tastiest and most traditional 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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