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…

What are frijoles charros?

What Are Frijoles Charros?

If you are familiar with Mexican and Latin American food you may know that “frijoles” means “beans” in Spanish. But what are frijoles charros? Read on to learn more about this hearty, delicious Mexican dish.  What Is a Charro? Let’s begin with the basics: what is a charro? In short, a charro is a Mexican…