Food Slideshows

Rick Bayless, Marcela Valladolid and Aaron Sanchez
Must-See TV: The Best Cooking Shows to Watch When It's Just Too Hot To Leave Home

It’s official. We’re in the dog days of summer, and while picnics, barbecues, and poolside margaritas are fun in theory, there are times when it’s so freakin’ hot out that leaving the comfort of your cool, climate-controlled home – how did we survive before a/c? – is unthinkable. What to do? Watch TV, of course. But not just any TV: food TV!


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6 Facts About Tequila That Change Everything!
6 Facts About Tequila That Change Everything

Tequila, oh how we love you. But did you know that in order to be called “tequila,” a drink must meet certain characteristics – by law?! Yep, it’s true. But that’s not the only thing you never knew about tequila. Here are six facts about the Mexican liquor that you never knew:


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3 Delish Summer Drinks to Die For
3 Delish Summer Drinks That Are to Die For!

It's summertime and the sippin' is sexy! Mix up these cool, warm-weather cocktails created by the barmen at Miami's Rumbar for a picnic, pool party, or Independence Day celebration. (They're also great for a party of two: you and your air conditioner!) Salud! 


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7 Scientific Reasons to Drink More Tequila
7 Scientific Reasons to Drink More Tequila

We know tequila can make us do some crazy things, but did you know that this Mexican beverage can do some awesome stuff all on its own? From benefiting diabetes to giving us fuel for the future, science takes this drink to a whole new level. Nothing says hola to summer quite like a some tequila—and we’ve got some scientific reasons to say salud!


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10 Easy Ways to Cut Out Meat
10 Ways to Eliminate Meat From Your Diet (Without Feeling Guilty)!

Growing up on a Latin diet doesn't exactly make it easy to cut out the meat from your everyday meals. Instead, we're often left feeling guilty and confused: How do you have enchiladas without beef? Will abuela be upset we switched up her recipe? How do we eat arroz con pollo without the chicken? If you've ever wanted to go meatless on a Latin diet, then we've got the answer! Here are the 10 best Latin vegetarian recipes to make eliminating meat a breeze. Trust us, you'll love these:


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TK Latin Superfoods for National Nutrition Month
20 Latin Superfoods to Try for National Nutrition Month (with Recipes!)

March is National Nutrition Month
That's right, just because it's no longer the season of New Year's Resolutions doesn't mean that you can let go of those healthy living goals we know you made on January 1st. Instead, we're making it easy for you to eat healthy with these 20 Latin superfoods (and the good-for-you recipes that go along with them)! Now, power (eat) up. There are no excuses this time.


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Margarita Day Cocktails
22 Amazing Cocktails to Celebrate National Margarita Day!

Did you know that Saturday, February 22nd is National Margarita Day? That's right chicas - an ENTIRE day dedicated to our fave alcoholic bebida. Of course you're going to want to celebrate (especially since it falls on a Saturday this year, hey!). So we've got 22 (get it?) delicious suggestions for you to try out and get your celebratory buzz on!


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10 Best Latin Pastries to Pair With Your Coffee
10 Delicious Latin Pastries to Pair With Your Coffee

When it comes to pastries, we Latinos definitely know what we’re doing. From elaborate Spanish Milhojas to the buttery sweet comfort of Cuban pastelitos, there is something to satisfy every craving. The only question left is what to drink along with it? Here are 10 of the best Latin pastry and coffee pairings to enjoy on your next coffee break.


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Juicing 101: 5 Tips for Salma Hayek's Favorite Healthy Trick
Juicing 101: 5 Tips for Salma Hayek's Favorite Healthy Trick

It’s officially a new year and we’re all thinking about our New Year’s Resolutions. Whether you’re hoping to lose weight in 2014 or simply wanting to embrace a healthier lifestyle, we know how you feel! Which is why we are embracing one of Salma Hayek’s favorite health tricks: juicing! Whether you’re new to cleansing or are a seasoned lover, we have the best tips and tricks to embracing more fruits and veggies this year—all while trimming your waistline in the process.


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Slow Cooker 101: 5 Things Every Latina Needs to Know

As the weather turns from kind of cold to really chilly, there’s nothing we love more than turning to our trusty slow cooker for tonight’s heart-warming meal. Whether you call it by its brand name (Crock-Pot) or haven’t actually heard of this really handy device, we’re here to tell you that it is THE must-buy kitchen tool. There’s just something magical about putting all of your ingredients in the pot, setting it to cook for hours, and coming home after work to a house smelling wonderfully like dinner.


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