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…

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…

Who Invented Guacamole?

Who Invented Guacamole?

Guacamole is one of the most famous Mexican salsas, but who invented it and what are its origins? Keep reading to discover the answers. Who Invented Guacamole? It’s not possible to say with certainty who invented guacamole. However, we know that we owe this delicious spread to the indigenous people of Mexico. In fact, the…