mexican-rice

A la Mexican rice

Although Mexican rice and Spanish rice are terms often used interchangeably, there are marked differences between the two dishes -- saffron and chilis. Spanish rice is … [Read more...]

coctel-adelita

Coctel Adelita

It kicks. Seriously. Five shots of tequila and one shot of Kahlua, and, well... it should kick. It's a good thing that I took photos before I downed the glass of Coctel … [Read more...]

margarita

In search of the real margarita

I'm a mojito girl. After my UP Law class held a reunion / testimonial dinner a year and a half ago, in some of the photos that came out on Facebook, I was referred to as "that … [Read more...]

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Arroz amarillo (yellow rice)

I've always been amazed at how the Italians have developed hundreds if not thousands of ways to serve their pasta just as the Chinese have countless recipes for noodles. Come … [Read more...]

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Bistec picado

If you're a blogger and you have Google Analytics (or something smilar) installed, you might have occasionally checked what the most popular pages on your blog are. In this … [Read more...]

arroz-blanco

Arroz blanco (white rice)

It is a Mexican rice dish but arroz blanco is also found in the cuisines of many other South American and Caribbean countries. There are even some claims that the dish … [Read more...]