Who Invented Nachos?

Who Invented Nachos?

From stadiums to movie nights at home, nachos are everywhere. These tortilla chips covered in melted cheese are the type of simple-but-irresistible combination that seems destined for food stardom. But who invented Nachos? Read on and discover the answer. The Father of Nachos You know the old saying: Necessity is the mother of invention. This…

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…

Mexican caldo de pollo

Enjoy our Mexican Caldo de Pollo!

Caldo de pollo, or Mexican chicken soup, is a staple of Mexican households. As in many other countries, in Mexico, a nice plate of chicken soup symbolizes family bonds and home cooking. Soups (or “caldos”) are one of the less-known aspects of Mexican cuisine. In some states, there is a variety of caldo made with…