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Celebrate National Pie Day with Picture Perfect Recipes
Celebrate National Pie Day with Picture Perfect Recipes

There's a reason pie gets its own day of the year. (And if you didn't know, that day is today.)

The American Pie Council estimates that U.S. grocery stores sell more than $700 million in pies every year. With so many delectable options to choose from - key lime, rhubarb, chocolate, oh my! - we set out to find the best pie recipes ever written. Here, a few of our favorites, from savory to sweet. Have a slice (or two). We won't tell!


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Healthy Ingredient Swaps: Improve Your Recipes & Your Diet
Healthy Ingredient Swaps: Improve Your Recipes & Your Diet

Eating healthy doesn’t have to mean suffering. Think you can’t have chocolate cake because you’ve resolved to lose weight? Think again. Maintaining a healthy diet just means making the foods you love with the right ingredients.

Check out these incredible recipes made with healthy substitutions. They prove that you can have your cake and eat it, too!


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10 Vegetarian Recipes that Won't Leave You Hungry
10 Vegetarian Recipes that Won't Leave You Hungry

Meatless Monday is officially a thing. Now it's time to extend the vegetarian love and try it on another day of the week. Thus we ask "Why not Wednesday?" If you haven’t got on the veggie groove train, there’s no time like the present. It’s a New Year, after all.

With a bit of creativity and fresh ingredients, you can whip up delicious Latin meals that won’t leave you asking “Where’s the beef?”


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Crazy for Queso: Celebrate National Cheese Day with Latin Flair
Crazy for Queso: Celebrate National Cheese Day with Latin Flair

In honor of National Cheese Day, we’ve rounded up six dishes made better with the oozing, mouthwatering delight. That’s not to say these dishes aren’t good on their own or that the cheese can’t stand alone. Anyone who’s ever nibbled on a creamy valdeon or peppery manchego viejo can attest they are. But cheese, in our humble opinion, tastes best as a companion: melting atop a burger, crumbled over scrambled eggs, or served alongside a slice of warm apple pie. 


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Celebrate National Popcorn Day with These Perfect Party Recipes
Celebrate National Popcorn Day with This Perfect Party Recipe

It’s National Popcorn Day! Didn’t hear about it? No big thang. You can still celebrate the beloved movie snack with this delish spicy and sweet popcorn recipe that will have friends and family clamoring to get an invite to your next movie screening party.

So what are you waiting for? Get poppin’!

Get the recipes at The Latin Kitchen >>>


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What Does "Farm to Fork" Really Mean? The Answer in Pictures
What Does "Farm to Fork" Really Mean? The Answer in Pictures

Farm to fork. It’s a term that’s bandied about in foodie chats, on restaurant menus, and at dinner parties. But what does it really mean?

Here, a photo story of farm to fork production as experienced by the staff at Ecuador’s renowned Hacienda Zuleta.   

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7 Healthiest Latin Ingredients to Cook With (Plus Recipes!)
7 Healthiest Latin Ingredients to Cook With (Plus Recipes!)

Think all Latin food is fattening, heavy, and all-around unhealthy? Think again. There's more to Latin food than it's given credit for, so if your New Year's resolution is to eat healthy, don't worry that you'll never get to experience your favorite flavors again.

Here are 7 Latin ingredients and dishes that will both nourish your body and restore your confidence in the health benefits of Latin food.


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10 Delicious & Healthy Reasons to Quit Coffee & Try Tea
10 Delicious & Healthy Reasons to Quit Coffee & Try Tea

Giving up coffee in 2015? If yes, say hello to your new best friend: tea! Though not as strong as coffee, tea does have caffeine, as well as myriad health benefits ranging from lowering blood pressure to reducing cholesterol.

Here, 10 good reasons to drink tea in 2015. 

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Tweak Your Tacos: Inventive Recipes to Update Your Taco Tuesday
Tweak Your Tacos: Inventive Recipes to Update Your Taco Tuesday

Be bold. Take risks. Try something new in the new year. If any of these are on your list of New Year’s resolutions, may we suggest starting by tweaking your tacos?

Now is the perfect time to change up your tired taco recipes in favor of creative flavor combos. Click through for a vegan bahn mi inspired taco, a tacos de carne revamp, and a Navajo tacos recipe that replaces tortillas with fried bread and is topped with shrimp a la plancha.

Prepare to have your mind blown!


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7 Food Documentaries Worthy of Golden Globes
7 Food Documentaries Worthy of Golden Globes

The 72nd annual Golden Globes air Sunday night, and with all the excitement surrounding this year's crop of fabulous films, we thought we'd highlight the humble documentary; specifically, food documentaries.

Click through for a list of 7 eye-opening food films! 

Read the list at The Latin Kitchen >>>


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