Plate of tacos illustrates blog: "A Brief History of Mexican Food"

A Brief History of Mexican Food

Mexican food is gaining popularity all around the world. However, not everyone knows its history. In this post, we offer a brief history of Mexican cuisine focusing on three crucial moments that shaped Mexican cuisine as we know it. Pre-Columbian Civilizations Before the arrival of the European conquistadores, the territory of today’s Mexico was inhabited…

Plate of grilled chicken illustrates blog: "Is Chicken Salad Healthy?"

Is Chicken Salad Healthy?

People around the world love chicken salad, and it’s easy to see why. Tasty but versatile, chicken salad can be adapted to any cuisine and goes well with many different ingredients. But is chicken salad healthy? Let’s find out.  Is Chicken Salad Healthy? Most people think of chicken salad as a healthy dish.  In large…

Mexican Food Is Going Global

Mexican Food Is Going Global

In previous posts, we saw how Mexican food has become a staple of space missions. However, Mexican cuisine is also a global sensation here on Earth. Keep reading to discover why.  Mexican Food Is Going Global From food trucks in Berlin to Mexican fusion restaurants in Tokyo, Mexican cuisine is gaining new fans all over…

Plate of chilaquiles and chicken illustrates blog "Who Invented Chilaquiles?"

Who Invented Chilaquiles?

A tasty plate of chilaquiles is probably the most Mexican way to start your day. But who invented chilaquiles? Read on to discover the answer. Who Invented Chilaquiles? We don’t know exactly who invented chilaquiles. However, we can make some reasonable assumptions about the origins of Mexico’s favorite breakfast food. Let’s begin with the name.…

Photo of a plate of tacos illustrates blog "3 fun facts abut tacos"

3 Fun Facts About Tacos

Tacos are an endless source of enjoyment, both on the table and as a topic of conversation. From the most basic type of taco to Salma Hayek’s favorite breakfast taco, here are three fun facts about tacos you probably didn’t know. The Most Basic Type of Taco If you had to venture a guess, which…