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Name — 21 Tips for a Fine Fiesta Celebrate Cinco de Mayo 21 Tips for a Fine Fiesta Cinco de Mayo (Spanish for "the fifth of May") c...
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Cinco de Mayo is a date of great importance for the Mexican and Chicano communities. It marks the victory of the Mexican Army over the French at the B...
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Cinco de Mayo (5 of May) marks the 1862 victory of the Mexican army over the French at the Batalla de Puebla. That battle not only serves as a symbol ...
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The nativity scene (El Nacimiento in Spanish) is the most important part of the Christmas decorations displayed in most Mexican homes. Tips: Most ...
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Christmas in Mexico is a time for families to reconnect with each other and celebrate the birth of Jesus Christ in their own unique way. The warm, tro...
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If you'd like to pay tribute to your Hispanic roots this Thanksgiving, here are a few ideas to get you started in that direction. Also included are so...
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In Mexico and other Spanish-speaking countries, children receive Christmas gifts not from Santa, but from los reyes magos - the three wise men. This t...
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Los Dias de Los Muertos (November 1st and 2nd) is a Mexican holiday that combines aspect of Catholicism and Aztec beliefs to honor the dead. It is, co...
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This is so simple to do and you get such impressive results! If you have four ovenproof bowls, you can bake the tortilla shells all at once. If not, l...
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While there are many variations of this soup, the classic remains a favorite with its crisp, clean flavors. Serves 10. Tips: Chill the produce bef...
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This variation on the classic gazpacho has a great smoky flavor - it also utilizes many more summer vegetables. Serves 8 to 10. Tips: This soup wi...
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This is a healthy, filling meal in and of itself, but it also pairs well with grilled or roast chicken and a glass of cold beer. Serves six. Tips: ...
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Roberto's grandmother handed down this family recipe. He makes it a bit hotter than she did and serves it on barbecue steak, eggs, beans, quesedillas ...
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You can enjoy the flavors of a Mexican cantina in your kitchen anytime if you're stocked up with the goods. Tips: To use dried chiles, rehydrate t...
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This salsa goes perfectly with hot tortilla chips - or use it to top any Mexican dish. Serves a small get-together. This recipe makes about four to si...
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This isn't your momma's crab dip. It's better. Makes 15 servings, enough for a large gathering or cocktail party.     Ingredients: 1 c. ...
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Nachos are a great snack for entertaining guests or satisfying munchies. Plus, you can adapt your nachos to whatever you've got in the fridge. Makes e...
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Tostadas are traditional Mexican dishes that are stuffed with tasty ingredients and are very filling. In English, tostada means “toasted". ...
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  Throwing a birthday bash for your loved one is always an exciting adventure. You’ve got a great theme picked out, but wha...
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 A taco is a delicious dish that is found in households and restaurants all across the world. Tacos make an excellent family meal or party food b...
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Even though the country of Mexico speaks Spanish, their food is known as Mexican food. Spanish food is the term reserved for cuisine that comes from t...
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 When indulging in delicious, authentic Mexican food, nothing makes the meal more complete than picking the perfect drink to go along with it. Yo...
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 Street tacos are a delicious tradition found at taco stands all across the country. These tacos are known for being absolutely delicious. Many p...
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Tacos make an excellent family meal, but for the beginner cook the hassle and mess of making tacos at home may seem like it’s just not worth the...
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If you’ve never tried a fish taco, you’re in for a real treat. Fish tacos provide a traditional Mexican food taste that is a bit off the b...
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Feeding a family each night is no small task, and providing food for a family while on a budget may seem even more difficult. However, feeding your fa...
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  Instead of a traditional Mexican meal, create a vegetarian south of the border meal. It is surprisingly simple and it’s s...
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  Tex Mex is a blend of flavors that originate from the southwest border of Texas and Mexico. This type of food blends American c...
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  The perfect end to a delicious, homemade Mexican meal is an authentic Mexican dessert. Your family and guests will be delighted...
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 5 All-American Taco Shells - Plus Party Tips From A Taco Fanatic By Louise Hart   We all know what a traditional taco is--a soft cor...
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If you have very young or picky eaters in your home, making Mexican food kid friendly may seem impossible. However, with a few simple steps, you can e...
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May 2014 - LOVIN' THE LATIN AISLE! By Matthew Wexler - Expand your south-of-the-border repertoire way beyond seven-layer dip! NYC chef, TV host and...
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 By Karen Cicero, Parents Magazine  The Parents team scoured supermarkets for new family-friendly items that contain reasonable levels of f...
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By The Weekend Gourmet This weekend is one of my favorite events – The Super Bowl! For me, it ranks right up there with the Oscars and the Gr...
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 By Melinda Dunne, My So Called Balanced Life  It is Super Bowl weekend, do you know what you will be serving up for the big game? Why not ...
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By Kerry Byrne, Boston Herald Ready to take your Super Bowl party to the next level? We offer “extreme” tailgate recipes this week...
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Ortega Taco Stadium By Orange County Mexican Restaurants Food ingredients  4 boxes Ortega Fiesta Flats (keep the boxes too)  ...
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Written By Akon Ohio Moms- February 1, 2014  Wow! I’ve never done anything like this before! Although I’ve been focusing a lot on fo...
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Flicks and Food - Written by Johnnie De La Graza    How-to Guide For Making a Football Stadium Out of Mexican Food  Perfect for g...
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My Beauty Source - January 30, 2014 My favorite Mexican food brand, Ortega, is encouraging football fans everywhere to kick off the big gam...
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Ortega Super Bowl coverage on Jamie’s Precious Peas. Jaimie posted a picture and recipe for the Ortega Taco Stadium, as well as the recipe for M...
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ORTEGA® Fiesta Flats™ was featured on the Friday, January 17, 2014 broadcast of the TODAY SHOW which was presented by Better Homes and Garde...
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The ORTEGA® Fiesta Flats™ was recently selected by Better Homes and Gardens magazine as the winner of the 2014 Best New Product Award in the...
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Examiner.com - October 2, 2013. Yep, Oct. 4 is National Taco Day. Just another made-up food h...
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Registered Dietitian Sharon Richter on NBC New York shares her healthy kid-approved and lunchbox friendly options for back to school including Ortega ...
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“You know salsa is the number one condiment in America right now” – George Costanza said it. The USDA said it. But there are still p...
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1. Amancio Ortega This 76-year-old founder of the Inditex Group has most recently been made more famous by being named the third richest man in the w...
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By The Weekend Gourmet This weekend is one of my favorite events – The Super Bowl! For me, it ranks right up there with the Oscars and the Gr...
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Whether you're celebrating Cinco de Mayo or el Dfa de los Muertos, paper flowers are a recognized part of Mexican tradition. The craft of making paper...
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Piñata were once made of clay pottery, but today they're made of papier-mache. The traditional six-point star Piñata of Mexico has been ...
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Colorful blown glass ranks high on the souvenir list of veteran tourists to Mexico. You can shop for classic pieces in the more exclusive city shops o...
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Mexican country style embraces the well-made, hard-wearing furnishings and artifacts that are popular in the Southwestern United States as well as sou...
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A tall, cheerful flower, this annual (grows just one year) offers a fun way to fill the back of a border or add instant color to any landscape. Mexica...
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Go dressy casual when your plans include a visit to Mexico City. Leave the shorts and sleeveless tops at home, however, as they're not appropriate for...
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Don't let the Spanish name fool you: this charming celebration is just as much fun in the snowy North as it is in Mexico and the southwestern U.S., wh...
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Carlos or Juan? Maria or Rosa? Go south of the border to choose a name for your child. Below are some Mexican names for children. Tips: Keep in mi...
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Mexican tulip poppy is a 2-foot-tall plant with yellow flowers that bloom in summer. Steps: 1. Cut off old flowers with scissors or bypass pruners...
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Luscious, silky avocados are a luxurious treat. A vegetable in some parts of the world and a fruit in others, avocados are also incredibly versatile. ...
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Piñatas are colorful, hollow, papier-mache sculptures of animals or other objects. Fill a Piñata with candy and hang it from a tree, and...
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Playing Piñata, a well-known Mexican traditon for generations, is fun for all ages at any kind of party. Kids love it because they get to try t...
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Break out the chips and salsa, you're making frozen margaritas! Call 'em "blended" if you prefer, just serve them as soon as they're made fo...
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The margarita's origin is hazy. Tijuana and Juarez both lay claim to its birth, as do other Mexican locales that are not as well-known. Perhaps Se&plu...
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