Zero-Mile Salsa

Zero-Mile Salsa

I paused to appreciate the different colours and textures of the ingredients, 100% from my garden, as well as to enjoy their scents … click on image for more

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Grosella – Chilhood Memories of a Mysterious Flavour

Grosella – Chilhood Memories of a Mysterious Flavour

A popular treat to buy at the zoo, or every other park in Mexico City, were raspados (literally “scraped.”) Similar to snow cones, they were made from shaved ice topped with a choice of jarabe (syrup, cordial), available in several flavours, such as lime, grape, etc. Currant was always a hit for its unique sweet & sour flavour, although kids would mostly be drawn to its intense colour … click on image for more