When choosing your tequila, quality is key. Opt for a blanco made from 100% blue agave. Although many people reach for premade sour mix, using fresh lime juice will result in a vastly superior drink.
Enchiladas Mineras or Mining Enchiladas are a traditional Mexican recipe hailing from Guanajuato, a mining town where the women took this dish to their husbands at the end of their work hours.
Enyucado or Cassava Cheesecake is a Columbian recipe is a sweet treat that is very popular along the Caribbean coast of Panama and Colombia.
A Gansito is a small Mexican snack cake, often compared to the American Twinkie. This Mexican Recipe is a strawberry jelly and crème-filled pound cake with a chocolate-flavored coating.
Oxtail Birria Rivera is a Mexican recipe that is made with beef. Oxtail is the culinary name for the tail of cattle and was at one time the food of slaves. Oxtail is a gelatin-rich meat and that makes it very flavorful.
Pães de Queijo or Bread of Cheese in English is a Brazilian recipe usually made for breakfast or as a snack. Like many great foods in the Western Hemisphere, Pão de Queijo has its roots in the culinary creations of African slaves.
Baião de Dois is made with Black Eyed Peas and Rice. This Brazilian recipe has many variations, some add beef (carne de sol), while others add pork or cheese to the mix. This recipe uses Bacon and Cheese.
Vino Navegado is a warm wine that is very popular in the southern regions of Chile. It's the perfect way to drink red wine during cold nights!
El Submarino is an Argentinian recipe made from a mug of hot milk and a thick rectangle of dark chocolate served alongside. The chocolate is the submarine, and you sink it and stir it into the hot milk making your Hot Chocolate drink.
Milanesa is an Argentinian recipe of where a beef cutlet is tenderized, breaded and fried. It's similar to a cotoletta from Italy, or schnitzel from Germany.
Locro is an Argentina recipe made with 4 types of meat, Flank Steak, Pork, Bacon, and Chorizo. This hearty and delicious winter stew also includes Hominy, White Beans, and Squash as well as other vegetables and spices.
Chimichurri Rojo or Red Chimichurri is a sauce used as a cooking base, a marinating sauce or on top like any other condiment. This Argentinian recipe works well with meat, fish, poultry, empanadas, roasted vegetable and almost anything.