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Esquites (Mexican Corn Cups Street Food)

Esquites (Mexican Corn Cups Street Food)

Esquites are a popular Mexican street food snack which consist of grilled corn kernels mixed in a spiced tangy mayonnaise and cheese. Usually served in paper cups for a few pesos on the streets of Mexico, Esquites can definitely fit the party atmosphere. They can 

Mexican Hot Chocolate Cookies

Mexican Hot Chocolate Cookies

Mexican Hot Chocolate is one of my favorite wintertime drinks, and something I would get every year while walking around my neighborhood looking at the Christmas lights. It is rich, warming, and has a kick of spice which really makes it something special. This recipe 

Hot Sauces Around The World

Hot Sauces Around The World

Hot sauce is a condiment found in nearly every country in the world. For the Americans there’s the ubiquitous Tabasco, China has Chili Crisp, and Peru has Aji. However what about the rest of the countries? As a world traveler, my goal is to continually 

Guajillo Hot Sauce

Guajillo Hot Sauce

If you’re a fan of Mexican cuisine then you have surely tasted the Guajillo chile before. In fact, after the Ancho, the Guajillo chile is the most commonly used pepper in Mexican cuisine. This Guajillo hot sauce is a mild, but flavorful recipe perfect for 

Morita Pepper Hot Sauce

Morita Pepper Hot Sauce

Ever since I got back to Southern California I’ve been on a hot sauce kick. It’s so much cheaper to buy awesome peppers here than in Europe. The best part is, making your own hot sauce is so much easier than people think. Once you 

Baja California Shrimp Tacos With Pineapple Salsa

Baja California Shrimp Tacos With Pineapple Salsa

Growing up in Southern California I probably had tacos at least twice a week, and Baja California style shrimp and fish tacos were my favorite. In fact, now that I live in Europe where corn tortillas are hard to find, I make seafood tacos quite 

Michelada (Beer Cocktail)

Michelada (Beer Cocktail)

I’m sure this recipe for a Michelada will make some people go, “wait that’s not how it’s done!” Truth be told there are so many different ways to make a Michelada any fan will have their own favorite style. However if you are looking to 

Mezcal Margarita

Mezcal Margarita

While it is standard that a margarita uses Tequila as the alcohol, why not try it with Mezcal. It is an alcohol also made from the agave plant (tequila only uses the blue agave) and it has a rich, smoky flavor. I personally feel it 

Grilled Corn Salad (No Mayonnaise)

Grilled Corn Salad (No Mayonnaise)

Seeing as it is summer, I’ve been starting to post more outdoor grilling / BBQ recipes. And when you’re having a BBQ it isn’t just about the meat – you’ve got to think of the sides. This grilled corn salad is one of my favorite 

Grilled Sweet Corn

Grilled Sweet Corn

If you are looking for a quick and (very) easy side to serve at your next BBQ, why not go with grilled sweet corn. This has to be one of the easiest, an most popular BBQ sides ever. Not only is it easy to make,