The Cornerstone in this Community: The Tortilleria.

Let’s start first with the foundation of the whole delight: The Tortilla. The tortillerias in Mexico are the cornerstone of the community, in almost every corner you will find this pillars making tortillas, grinding the fresh corn, mixing it with flour, salt, stirring in water and oil creating a dough (masa), portioned and baking it…

Yes, There is a History and it’s not Taco Bell.

Either in taquerias, cantinas, high-end restaurants, pubs, food trucks, tacos are very popular and trendy in the food scene, but what is the origin of this tiny tortilla full of flavourful stuff? According to the Real Academia Española, publisher of Diccionario de la Lengua Española, the word taco describes a typical Mexican dish of a…

The Big Question.

Every time I meet someone at work, in an event, workshop, restaurant, friend’s dinner reunion or simple networking event, one of the first questions people ask me is, what’s your background?  (here I’m getting ready in my mind for the recipe) after saying, I am Mexican, I hear immediately with and excited tone of voice:…