Category: Cuisine

Growing Brilliant Minds in Mexico – Corazon de Vida’s Evening for Education, November 29

Corazon de Vida

Corazon de Vida will host its second annual fundraising event in Tijuana on Thursday, November 29, 2012, ‘Growing Brilliant Minds’ / ‘Cultivando Mentes Brillantes’ to benefit education programs for the 14 Baja orphanages that it supports.  The event will take…

Seventy Years of Mexican Food History Featured in New Smithsonian Exhibition

“FOOD: Transforming the American Table, 1950-2000” Opens Thanksgiving Week Seventy years of Latino food history, from a circa 1940 tortilla press to California vineyard tools used by the Robledo family, are featured in “FOOD: Transforming the American Table, 1950-2000,” opening at the Smithsonian’s National…

President Felipe Calderón Inaugurates Wine Museum in Baja California

President Felipe Calderón has officially inaugurated Baja California’s Wine Museum, Museo del Vino. Calderon also announced a $3.8 million fund for Mexico’s wine region, Guadalupe Valley, reports the UT San Diego.  He said he hopes the museum and fun will bring more…

4th Annual Taste of Playa Celebrates Cultural Diversity and Culinary Traditions in Riviera Maya – VIP Passes Now Available

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VIP Passes and discounted Taste of Playa pesos are now available online for the 4th Annual ‘Taste of Playa 2012’ – http://www.tasteofplaya.com. Taste of Playa is a culinary event in Playa del Carmen that celebrates the creativity and cultural influences…

Connect Globally with Mexico Today

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Mexico Today is making great strides in showcasing the country’s greatest resources, whether it’s culture, business, sports, travel, leisure, cuisine, economy or the environment. To expand your social spheres globally, below is a list of all the outlets in which you can connect…

San Miguel de Allende Boutique Hotel Joins Forces with Mexico’s Internationally Renowned Chef Enrique Olvera to Launch New Culinary Era

Chef Enrique Olvera

Hotel Matilda, a boutique hotel in San Miguel de Allende and Mexico’s most recognized chef, Enrique Olvera, have entered into a partnership that brings his internationally acclaimed culinary skills and techniques to the hotel to create a world-class dining experience.…

Mexico’s UNESCO World Heritage Cuisine Honored With Star Diamond Award

MEXICO CITY, April 26, 2012– Mexico’s world famous traditional cuisine, which is included on the UNESCO List of the Intangible Cultural Heritage of Humanity, has been recognized with another great honor – the International Star Diamond Award. Mexico’s Secretary of Tourism, Gloria Guevara will accept…

Favorite Mexico Blog and Mexico Premiere’s Nick Gallo Award Announced

Recently two special awards were delivered to two deserving recipients who specialize in Mexico. About.com’s Mexico Travel Guide announced the results of its 2012 Readers’ Choice Awards and (although we were in the top five) we are happy to announce…

Like Water for Chocolate’s Award-Winning Actress Yareli Arizmendi and Filmmaker Sergio Arau Discuss Love and Mexico

While on a trip to Spain nearly 10 years ago, my now husband and I stopped in a little internet café in the small, picturesque town of Salou on the Costa Dorada, located about 70 miles south of Barcelona. Just…