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How is Mezcal Made? We're Glad You Asked
How is Mezcal Made? We're Glad You Asked

Unless you’ve not left your house in the last year, you know that Mezcal is the sexy sip du jour. The sophisticated but approachable Mexican spirit seems to be on bar shelves and in cocktails everywhere. But do you know where and how it's made? In fact, making mezcal is an ages old process that involves little more than Mother Nature, copper stills, and patience.   

Here, a look at the low-tech making of mezcal.


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14 Delish Fall Recipes by Your Favorite Latin Chefs
14 Delish Fall Recipes by Your Favorite Latin Chefs

Fall is here, which means shorter days, cooler - much cooler - nights, and hearty, warm-you-up-on-the-inside meals. We tapped a few of our favorite Latin chefs and asked them for fall recipes that will satisfy our comfort food cravings without putting on the pounds. 

Here, chef-approved healthy and hearty recipes guaranteed to keep you warm (and slim!) all season long.


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No Grill? No Problem! Try These Terrific No-Grill-Needed Tailgating Recipes!
No Grill? No Problem! Try These Terrific No-Grill-Needed Tailgating Recipes!

Are you ready for some football? If you answered "no," could it be because you don't have a grill? Good news. You don't need one!


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Tour Veracruz, Mexico's Coffee-Rich Mountains!
Tour Veracruz, Mexico's Coffee-Rich Mountains!

Located on the Gulf of Mexico, Veracruz, Mexico is the country's oldest and most historical port since European colonization. Now home to almost 600,000 people of African, Mexican, and Spanish backgrounds, its rich cultural diversity, mild climate, and lush hillsides make it an ideal travel destination. The latter two also endow Veracruz with an abundance of natural resources that make it ripe for profitable farming.


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14 Grilled Cheese Recipes You'll Go Ga-Ga Over!
14 Grilled Cheese Recipes You'll Go Ga-Ga Over!

Grilled cheese. When the temperature dips, the rain falls, and the wind blows, it's the one thing you can always count on to lift your spirits and warm you up. Whereever you grew up, grilled cheese sandwiches were likely a comfort food staple.


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5 Awesome Vegetarian Dishes for Fall
5 Awesome Vegetarian Dishes for Fall

It's fall, which means flavorful Latin recipes featuring some of our favorite seasonal ingredients.

Now is the time to experiment with new and fresh fruits and veggies, and broil, roast, simmer and stew to your heart's - and belly's - desire. You're welcome!
 
Get the recipes at The Latin Kitchen >>>


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6 Caliente Concessions at NFL Stadiums
6 Caliente Concessions at NFL Stadiums

From fresh grilled fish tacos, to perfectly seasoned fajita nachos, to juicy Cuban sandwiches, the foods served at today's football stadiums are not the day-old pretzels and dogs of yore. 

Like the larger food world, NFL concession stands are sourcing ingredients from neighborhood purveyors and local farmers, and featuring flavors and dishes that represent the cities they call home. 


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5 Fun Halloween Party Snacks For Kids
5 Fun Halloween Party Snacks For Kids

Boo!

Halloween is quickly approaching, bringing glowing jack-o-lanterns, screeching ghosts, flying witches, and more than a few ghouls, goblins, and trolls along for the ride. It's time to spin those spider webs, add the finishing touches to your costume, and, of course, prepare for a spooky, scary and sweet Halloween fiesta that the whole family with enjoy. 


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Enrique Olvera: The Chef's Thoughts on Opening Cosme, Authenticity, and Tortillas
Enrique Olvera: The Chef's Thoughts on Opening Cosme, Tortillas, & "Real" Mexican Food

Enrique Olvera's Cosme officially opened last night in New York's Flatiron District. Despite what must have been a stressful day, the renowned Mexican chef, whose Pujol is currently at Number 20 on The World's 50 Best Restaurants list — the first among the Mexican restaurants included — made time to present at yesterday's StarChefs.com International Chefs Congress.


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12 Decadent Recipes For National Chocolate Day
12 Decadent Recipes For National Chocolate Day

Let's face it: no one goes trick-or-treating in the hopes of getting apples. Everyone dreams of chocolate when they venture out in their well-planned costumes on a chilly October evening! 

But today, those fun-sized chocolate bars and foil-wrapped Hershey Kisses just won't cut it. Today is National Chocolate Day,  and this is cause for celebration... and indulgence! 


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