Plate with grilled chicken and a jalapeno illustrates blog: Some Fun Facts About Jalapenos

Some Fun Facts About Jalapenos

Jalapenos are delicious and spicy, but they also have an interesting backstory. So, without further ado, here are some fun facts about jalapenos that you probably didn’t know. Jalapenos Are Originally “Jalapeños” Our beloved jalapenos are called “jalapeños” in Spanish. This word means “from Jalapa,” a city on the east coast of Mexico, in the…

Photo of tortillas illustrates blog: 3 Amazing Facts About Tortillas

3 Amazing Facts About Tortillas

More than a product, tortillas are an essential part of Mexican culture. Keep reading to learn more about tortillas, from their role in the economy of Mexico to their potential to become a global food. Tortillas Are Essential to Mexico Day-to-Day Life Tortillas are to Mexico what bread is to other countries: an item so…

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Are Burritos Tacos?

We live in an era where, apparently, we have decided to take a closer look at the food we eat. People ask themselves questions such as “Does pineapple belong in pizza?” or “Is a hot dog a sandwich?” So it was maybe inevitable to ask: “Are burritos tacos?” While this is a difficult question for…

Are Tortillas Good For You?

Are Tortillas Good for You?

Whether they’re made of corn or flour, tortillas are an indispensable part of Mexican culture and a symbol of Mexican cuisine. But are tortillas good for you from a nutritional standpoint? Are Tortillas Good For You? As other traditional foods, tortillas are far from a standardized product. No two tortillas are the same, so the…

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What Is a Wet Burrito?

Burritos have become popular all over the world thanks to their irresistible deliciousness. But what is a wet burrito? Let’s take a closer look at this tempting version of a Mexican-American classic. What Is a Wet Burrito? As you might remember a burrito is a sort of big taco made with a flour tortilla filled…