mexico

Recipe

Chicken Tinga Recipe

This spicy, smoky shredded chicken recipe is perfect paired with homemade corn tortillas.
Jessica Moran
5 days ago
politics

Someone Tell the Kid Selling Hot Chocolate for the Border Wall that Cocoa Came From Mexico

Benton Stevens’s parents are members of the RNC and vocal Trump supporters, but his mother swears that this is all his idea.
Jelisa Castrodale
2.19.19
Last Call

Last Call: The Owner of Merida's Oldest Cantina Is Surprised They're on Yelp

"Sure, El Cardenal is not the same as it was 100 years ago, but that’s because we’re not the same as we were 100 years ago."
Diana Spechler
1.14.19
Dia de los Muertos

I Ate My Way through Oaxaca with Instagram Legend Oaxacking

When I ask Omar Alonso his favorite thing about Día de los Muertos, the answer is easy: the food.
Dan Gentile
12.7.18
crime

El Chapo Smuggled Coke Inside Fake Pickled Jalapeño Cans, Witness Testifies

The cartel transported an estimated $500 million worth of cocaine into the US in cans labeled La Comadre Pickled Jalapeño Peppers.
Jelisa Castrodale
11.28.18
mexico

Mexico Is Zero Percent Happy About Elon Musk's 'Teslaquila'

“We will fight Big Tequila!” he tweeted on Wednesday. Of course you will. ​
Jelisa Castrodale
11.15.18
mexico

The Street Food at the Mexican Border Is Fire

Rather than dwell on barely moving traffic and the loss of all personal property, we spent our last 300 pesos on four delicious courses.
Rebecca Holland
10.30.18
mexico

I Drank 150 Margaritas in 3 Days and It Wasn't a Great Decision

But also it kind of was?
Janelle Lassalle
10.11.18
mexico

Cabrito al Pastor Is the Product of Northern Mexico's 16th-Century Jewish Roots

A specialty of Coahuila, cabrito al pastor features tender goat meat with extra crispy skin.
Duncan Tucker
10.2.18
mexico

This Class Is Entirely Dedicated to the History of Mexican Chiles

“We realized that most customers had no idea of the names and varieties of chiles, so we decided to share our knowledge."
Claudia Alarcón
9.14.18
tarantulas

Mexico City Restaurant Caught Selling Protected Tarantula Species in $26 Tacos

The federal environmental protection agency saw a video of the restaurant torching a big hairy bugger on Facebook.
Hannah Keyser
8.15.18
mangoes

Mangonadas Are the Sweet-Sour-Spicy Frozen Treat You Should Be Eating Right Now

Get out of my Instagram, get into my hand.
Ximena N. Larkin
8.15.18
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