Salpicón – A Versatile Salad

Salpicón – A Versatile Salad

“Splash” is the direct translation of salpicón, a solid word and dish which came to the Americas directly from Spain. It is described in the Dictionary of the Royal Spanish Academy, and even mentioned in Cervantes’ “Don Quixote” … Click on image for more

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Guajolotitos – My take on a Classic Sandwich

Guajolotitos – My take on a Classic Sandwich

When I was reviewing recipes and stories for my pambazo sandwich post, I came across a version called Guajolote (a Mexican colloquial name for turkey; the bird, not the country). There are slightly different versions, mostly from the Mexican states of Querétaro, and its neighbour, Hidalgo ...  Click on image for more

Page 62, line 6

Page 62, line 6

In her blog, The Haunted Wordsmith says: " If you would like to partake in this little fun challenge ... open a book — any book — to page 62 (physical or e-book) and copy line 6. Then use it in a short post." I thought it would be fun to participate! The first book [...]