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.…

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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…

Who Invented Tortas?

Who Invented Tortas?

Mexican tortas are convenient, filling, and simply delicious. But who invented them? Today we dive into the history of this essential part of Mexico’s street food culture. Who Invented Tortas? Tortas are the Mexican version of what is called sub or hoagie in the United States. The most important difference between tortas and subs is…

4 Interesting Facts About Carnitas

4 Interesting Facts About Carnitas

Carnitas is one of the most flavorful Mexican dishes. But as we will see today, in addition to being delicious, carnitas also boasts a rich history filled with interesting facts. 4 Interesting Facts About Carnitas Unlike tacos or beans, carnitas wasn’t part of the diet of ancient Mexicans. The reason is that pork was brought…

Some Interesting Facts About Birria

Some Interesting Facts About Birria

Birria is a hot internet sensation nowadays, but it’s steeped in the history of Jalisco and Mexico. From its origin as an animal population control method to its unlikely rise to fame, here are five interesting facts about birria. Some Interesting Facts About Birria Birria was born as a solution to a problem: the growing…