Food for Thought

“You don't need a silver fork to eat good food.”

- Paul Prudhomme

Top 5 Recipes

Mexican Yellow Rice Recipe

Puerto Rican Bistec Recipe

Puerto Rican Alcapurria Recipe

Guatemalan Dobladas Recipe

Carne Asada Burrito Recipe

Habanero’s Mexican Grill

Habanero’s has a lot to offer including breakfast, lunch and dinner. They even have their own hot sauce line that you can buy in any of their three restaurants.


“I only drink Champagne on two occasions, when I am in love and when I am not.”

- Coco Chanel

Drink Recipes

Caribbean Christmas Cocktail Recipe

Coquito, the Puerto Rican Coconut Nog

Pina Colada Recipe

Crème de Vie (Cuban Egg Nog) Recipe

Delicia Dominicana Cocktail Recipe

Puffy Taco Truck

When I got word about the Puffy Taco Truck I knew I had to give it a try…and hey yall…this was one trek to the far west valley that was well worth it.


“People who love to eat are always the best people.”

- Julia Child

More Recipes

Mandocas ~ Flavored Corn Fritters

Arepa Reina Pepiada ~ Arepa with Chicken and Avocado

Cemita Milanesa de Pollo ~ Chicken Sandwich

Pozole ~ Pork and Hominy Soup

Tacos de Pescado ~ Fish Tacos

Chef Silvana Salcido-Esparza

Salcido-Esparza is a legend in the Phoenix culinary scene. She opened the Barrio Café’ in 2002 and since then has grown into one of the most respected Hispanic chefs in the country. 


“If you really want to make a friend, go to someone's house and eat with him...the people who give you their food give you their heart.”

- Cesar Chavez