White Spears and One Great Taco

White Spears and One Great Taco

Was it the meat, sourced from local sheep farms? The way the white spear wood was re-purposed for the cookout? Or the artisanal tortillas, handmade and served piping hot from the comal? I think all these factors were equally important, and made me think of our Culiacan style treat as an “eco-taco” … click on title for more

Red Mole, Part 1 – The Recipe

Red Mole, Part 1 – The Recipe

From the many kinds of mōlli (simply meaning "sauce", in Nahuatl language) that were ground in pre-Hispanic metates (stone grinders) to the Baroque recipes developed during colonial times in convents and homes around Puebla, Oaxaca and Mexico City, today’s mole rojo (red mole) is identified as a National dish in Mexico and recognized as the most representative mole around the world … click on title for more