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Sopa de Tortilla (Tortilla Soup)

  • June 4, 2019

Sopa de tortilla (Tortilla soup) also known as Sopa Azteca is so simple but has so much depth of flavour! Tortillas are never wasted in Mexico! This is an awesome way to use old tortillas, those extra few that were…

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Mexican Chicken Soup with Avocado

  • May 14, 2019

When I was in mexico this simple dish, a chicken soup, made by Jefte's mum Mirna, blew my mind!  I swear I've never eaten anything so soul enriching. When I finished I had a smile from ear to ear and…

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Achiote Paste

  • May 13, 2019

What is Achiote? Achiote – also known as Annatto - is a popular natural food colouring used in Mexican cooking to add a yellow-orange hue to a variety of dishes. It comes from the seeds of the evergreen Achiote tree…

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Your Spanish pronunciation guide

  • May 11, 2019

Your Spanish pronunciation guide. Have you ever been in an authentic Mexican restaurant and gone to order your favourite Pollo Quesadilla with Jalapeños and queso Oaxaca with a Cerveza but all you could do was point at the menu because you…

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Five Ways to Use Mexican Corn Tortillas

  • May 10, 2019

In many areas of Mexico, corn tortillas are eaten several times daily, served with most family meals. It’s not uncommon for an adult to eat 12 corn tortillas in one day! In some other areas of Mexico, such as the…

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Academic Appeal Sample

  • April 30, 2019

Often times, conditioned upon the sort of composition, another body paragraph may be used to earn a concession and rebuttal. For an standard 5 paragraph essay, you might be going to require three or more reasons, or components for your own reply. Each paragraph will get a topic sentence that will be among the reasons to think the dissertation.

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The food of Colima in Mexico

  • September 25, 2018

Colima, on the west coast of Mexico, is the country’s fourth smallest state covering just under 5,500 square kilometres. The food of Colima in Mexico is a fusion of meat dishes from the semi-arid ranch land interior, with sub-tropical crops…

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Shop Open

  • September 18, 2018

Earlier this month we opened up our online Shop. I am not sure if you noticed but we are really excited about it. This is just the humble beginnings and yes we only have two items up for grabs right now but…

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Celebrating Independence Day in Mexico

  • September 11, 2018

Like all festivals and special celebrations in Mexico, Independence Day is a colourful and loud affair. Celebrated on 12 September, Independence Day in Mexico is referred to locally in Spanish as “El Grito de la Independencia”, which translates to “The…

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The food of Zacatecas in Mexico

  • September 4, 2018

  The state of Zacatecas is in the north central part of Mexico. It’s high country with arid conditions ideal for ranches and raising livestock such as cattle, pigs, sheep, goats and horses. All agriculture in Zacatecas is dependent on…

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