January 9, 2018

The Roots of Cooking Can be Found in the Jungle of Tulum

Dining at The Kitchen Table in Tulum is an “inside-out” gastronomic experience. Nestled in an emerald, jewel-box of trees, the restaurant is located on the “jungle […]
January 8, 2018
Amaro Restaurant Merida

The best artesian cuisine of Merida can be found in the historic part of town at Amaro Restaurant

Pizza is pizza, right? Wrong. Amaro Restaurant in Merida has created some locally inspired pizzas that bring people back again and again. I love local foods […]
January 5, 2018

Family Celebration – Three Wise Men And Rosca De Reyes

If you are not familiar with the upcoming local celebration on January 6th, we are about to spill the beans. By now we are sure you […]
August 14, 2017

The Perfect Dessert Storm – Mexican Sweet Treats Eaten Breakfast, Lunch and Dinner

Oh did we say a late night snack as well? If you come across a local, and suggest dessert, one word will likely be spoken – […]
July 17, 2017

Make Today Ceviche Day! Recipe Enclosed

Oh la la, fresh and glorious ceviche! I don’t think anyone needs an excuse to eat this delicious dish. Seafood could not be fresher and a […]
April 26, 2017
Cristobal Tamariz

The Chemistry of Flavors with Chef Cristobal Tamariz

My guest on today’s podcast, Cristobal Tamariz, is the owner of Riviera Maya Food Tours. Cristobal believes the best way to preserve a country’s culture is […]
April 7, 2017

The History of the Empanada – Happy Empanada Day!

Did you know that every single country in the world has their unique version of the empanada? Did you know that the first evidence of a […]
April 4, 2017

Fabulous Easter Mexican Recipe – Chipotle Lamb Chops

Lamb is not as popular in Mexico as pork, chicken and fish, but it is used for festivals, and particularly at Easter. This lamb dish rocks […]
April 3, 2017

Habanero Chili – Yucatan Peninsula Specialty- Recipes Included

On a recent trip to Merida where I joined Chef Mario in one of his cooking classes at the Los Dos Cooking School, we had a […]
February 22, 2017

National Margarita Day – Check Out This New Recipe

Oh the smell and taste of a great margarita. Mexico is famous for this limey-salty-sweet tequila based drink that takes you to the beach after every […]
January 30, 2017

Mexican Street Food – Tamales – Mexico’s Comfort Food

  If you have never had a tamale then you don’t know Mexico! This is the country’s comfort food and sold on street corners everywhere. If […]
December 30, 2016

Holiday Rituals-Local NYE Traditions

We made it! Another year has passed and now we are starting from zero with new goals for 2017. If you are spending New Year in […]
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