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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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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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Common performs at the Los Angeles Food & Wine Festival
Behind The Scenes at LA Food & Wine 2014!

Last week’s Los Angeles Food & Wine Festival was a whirlwind of tastings, dinners, chef demonstrations, and parties. Held mostly in and around LA’s newly trendy downtown, the 4th annual event brought together a bevy of awesome restaurants and uber-chefs.


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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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What Your Fave Latina Celebrities Will Be Eating & Drinking at The Emmys After Party
What Your Fave Latina Celebrities Will Be Eating & Drinking at the Emmys After Party

The 66th Annual Emmy Awards are taking place Monday, August 25  at the Los Angeles Convention Center, and with the list of attendees including several of our favorite Latinas like Modern Family’s Sofia Vergara (who is also a presenter) and Dascha Polanco of Orange is the New Black, the foodie in us wants to know: What will the stars be eating and drinking?!


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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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