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Mariachi, string music, song and trumpet

Mariachi, string music, song and trumpet ©2009 by Cámara de Comercio de Guadalajara Mariachi is a traditional Mexican music and a fundamental element of Mexican culture. Traditional Mariachi groups, made up of two or more members, wear regional costumes adapted … Continue reading

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The “New Cuisine” of Mexico’s Colonial Cities: Part II – San Miguel de Allende and Guanajuato

Wonderful the 2nd part of the article written by Eleanore Foa about the culinary trip she made with us “Viceregal Mexico and its wines” was the route we traveled The “New Cuisine” of Mexico’s Colonial Cities: Part II – San … Continue reading

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Traditional Mexican Cuisine, community culture ancestral and alive

Traditional Mexican cuisine is a comprehensive cultural model comprising farming, ritual practices, age-old skills, culinary techniques and ancestral community customs and manners. It is made possible by collective participation in the entire traditional food chain: from planting and harvesting to … Continue reading

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Talking about Mexican Gastronomy

by Carlos Dragonne and Elsie Mendez Talking about Mexican gastronomy is going back in time to learn about one of the most important cultural elements not only in Latin American history, but worldwide. With the recent recognition given by UNESCO … Continue reading

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COCOA AND ITS BEAUTIFUL LEGEND OF LOVE

Saint Valentine’s Day and some other celebrations,  is not something that interested me at all, instead of making ways to celebrate important, I always say I am Mother, Daughter, Girlfriend, Friend, and some more that probably I’, forgetting right now, … Continue reading

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Spinach and Mushroom Quesadillas

Ingredients 1 (10 ounce) package chopped spinach 2 cups shredded Cheddar cheese 2 tablespoons butter 2 cloves garlic, sliced 2 portobello mushroom caps, sliced 4 (10 inch) flour tortillas 1 tablespoon vegetable oil

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San Miguel de Allende: An unexpected road

Experience lived by: Elsie Méndez Text by: Carlos Dragonné Dedicated to my friend Jacqueline Benitez The paths, sometimes end up as something totally different from what we thought they would be, and on many of these occasions the place we … Continue reading

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Pumpkin or Squash Blossom Soup

Ingredients 3 Tbsp. butter 1 small onion, chopped 1 clove garlic, minced 3 dozen squash or pumpkin blossoms, chopped 3 cups chicken broth 1 cup half and half salt and pepper to taste blossoms for garnish

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Getting back with myself at Tepoztlán

Experience lived by: Elsie Méndez Text by: Carlos Dragonné Telling you about Tepoztlán without going back to my roots would be impossible, for this place has meant a lot in my life. In the first place, this destination has been … Continue reading

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Hotel Boutique Los Juaninos: Searching in the right place.

By: Carlos Dragonné Before we begin, I need you to close your eyes for a moment and imagine the calmness we hope for everyday in the midst of our city rush. Yes… there are those who can find it at … Continue reading

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