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9 Foodie Travel Souvenirs Your Friends Won't Throw Away
9 Foodie Travel Souvenirs Your Friends Won't Throw Away

Remember the ubiquitous souvenir t-shirts everyone got as gifts in the 80’s? 'My abuela went to Honduras and all I got was this lousy t-shirt.'

You know the one. In fact, they're probably selling "vintage" versions at Urban Outfitters right now. Gracias a dios, these travel souvenirs aren’t those.


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9 Summer Ceviches That Are a Cinch to Make
9 Summer Ceviches That Are a Cinch to Make

There's nothing like freshly caught fish, mussels, or shrimp to make you feel like you're on summer vacation. This season, give the grill a night off, and instead mix up one of these cool summer ceviches. There’s no need to cook it; acidic ingredients (think lemons, limes, and vinegar) mimic the chemical reactions caused by heat.

So go ahead, mix up a modern ceviche that serves as both an appetizer and a pre-dinner cocktail. Any one of these 9 summer ceviche recipes is guaranteed to impress your party guests.


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10 Cocktails to Celebrate National Tequila Day
10 Cocktails to Celebrate National Tequila Day

Happy National Tequila Day! Or as we like to call it: any 'ol Friday. This year, celebrate your favorite spirit by mixing it up the right way.

Below, check out the most delicious tequila cocktails around. Salud, chicos!

MORE: 5 Latin American Cocktails You've Never Heard Of


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5 Grill Gadgets Every Latin Barbecue Master Must Have
5 Grill Gadgets Every Latin Barbecue Master Must Have

Do you fear the grill? You shouldn’t. Grilling is easy when you have the right gadgets, and Latin foods, in particular, require a specific set of grilling tools.

How do you smoke tacos, for example, without them falling through the grates? For this cooking conundrum and more, we’ve highlighted the five essential gadgets for summer grilling, Latin style. Check them out!


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Become a Grill Master in 5 Simple Steps
Become a Grill Master in 5 Simple Steps

As the saying goes, “If you can’t take the heat, get out of the kitchen.” But what happens when you can’t take the heat outside either?

When we say “heat” we’re talking about the almighty grill, a summer cooking tool that even some of the most accomplished female cooks and chefs are afraid of. Sure, we can whip up any meal behind the stove, but coal-fire grates are another story.

Fear not, chicas! This is your summer to master the grill. Get started now.


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2-Ingredient Ice Cream Recipe (For Real!)
2-Ingredient Ice Cream Recipe (For Real!)

Get ready for this: you can make very rich and very creamy ice cream with just two ingredients. No kidding! And guess what? It's dairy-free! All you need are strawberries and bananas. (The trick is freezing the bananas.)

Don’t believe us? Check out the recipe.

Get the recipe at The Latin Kitchen >>


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21 Colombian Recipes To Make on Colombian Independence Day
21 Colombian Recipes To Make on Colombian Independence Day

On this day in history more than 200 years ago, the people of Bogota took to the streets to squash Spanish rule. Today, we celebrate Colombian Independence Day with foods that honor the country’s national heritage and rich culture.

From the beaches of Cartagena to the jungles surrounding Medellin to the mountains of Bogota, check out the Colombian recipes from across the country. ¡Feliz Día de Independencia, Colombia!


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We All Scream For Ice Cream: Make These Delish Helados for Nat'l Ice Cream Day
We All Scream For Ice Cream: Make These Delish Helados for Nat'l Ice Cream Day

Whether it's a giant scoop of helado, a cold paleta, or a sundae drizzled with dulce de leche and covered in chocolate, nothing says summer like ice cream. No matter your age, ice cream is the perfect treat for keeping cool, and with the summer weather at its peak, there’s no better time to whip up an ice cream dessert.


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Miley Cyrus Pays Homage to Avocados with New Tattoo
Miley Cyrus Pays Homage to Avocados with New Tattoo

Miley Cyrus is coming in like a "Wrecking Ball" — by sporting her newest avocado tattoo. (And you thought you were dedicated to the delectable Mexican fruit!)

Cyrus, who recently explained that her decision to go vegan last year was related to the death of Floyd, one of her dogs, has touted the almighty avocado in numerous images on her Instagram page. This combined with her often erratic behavior, makes the avocado tattoo seem both lame and unsurprising.


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6 Helados You Loved as a Kid (and Still Love as an Adult)
6 Helados You Loved as a Kid (and Still Love as an Adult)

Nothing says summer quite like ice cream. “I scream, you scream…” Remember that terrifically truthful rhyme?

Today, we’re celebrating National Ice Cream Month with a walk down memory lane; a look back at our favorite childhood helados, most of which we still love and crave.

Click through and let us know which was your favorite (or if there’s a sweet treat we missed). Happy Ice Creaming!


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