Latina Food, Latino Cuisine, Hispanic Cuisines, Latin-American Foods

 
10 Ways to Cut Calories This Thanksgiving
10 Ways to Cut Calories This Thanksgiving
By Irina Gonzalez | 11/27/2013 - 13:34

We at Latina recently had a very lively discussion centered on one very complicated question: Is it ok to overindulge on Thanksgiving? 


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Tom Colicchio Paella Quotes, Interview
Tom Colicchio is Obsessed with Paella. Who Knew?
By Dan Koday | 11/27/2013 - 12:04

Top Chef's Tom Collichio may be best known for his Italian cuisine, but that doesn’t stop him from breaking out and experimenting with a paella pan every once in a while.


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Latin Thanksgiving Leftovers
5 Latin Thanksgiving Leftovers Recipes You'll Love!
By The Latin Kitchen | 11/27/2013 - 09:28

Thanksgiving tables are always overflowing with luscious eats from perfectly roasted turkey,pernil, and potatoes to stuffing, cranberry sauce, and biscuits. Use those holiday leftoversto update, transform, and create new favorites and take those already-delicious extras to the next level.


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Pomegranate Mezcal Punch That's Perfect For the Holidays!
Pomegranate Mezcal Punch That's Perfect For the Holidays!
By Irina Gonzalez | 11/27/2013 - 09:00

Celebrating the holidays has never been easier than with this big-batch of PAMA Paloma, a delicious Latin-style punch made with Del Maguey Crema (a perfectly smoky mezcal) and PAMA Pomegranate Liqueur. Created by New York City-based mixologist Leo DeGoff, of the new restaurant APT-13, in order to help make your holiday entertaining stress-free, this delicious cocktail is perfect for that big family gathering or your annual Christmas party.


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Guava Turkey Thanksgiving Recipe Chef Silvana Salcido Esparza
Chipotle & Guava Thanksgiving Turkey
By Dan Koday | 11/26/2013 - 12:23

Thanksgiving is not only about the food, but also about the experience and the moments you create around the dinner table. Latinos don't usually need a particular reason to plan a family get-together, but Thanksgiving is the perfect excuse to combine some of our Latin flavors with an American custom. 

In most homes, the Thanksgiving menu often features classic recipes like turkey and mashed potatoes. To help you host your perfect Día de las Gracias with a Latin twist, we asked Chef Silvana Salcido Esparza, owner and chef of Barrio Café in Phoenix and Barrio Queen in Scottsdale, AZ to share one of her favorite turkey recipes for the holiday.


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Mexican Cola Video
WATCH: Mexican Cola vs U.S. Cola in the Ultimate Taste Test Showdown!
By Irina Gonzalez | 11/24/2013 - 12:00

Have you heard all of the excitement over Mexican coke? The growing popularity of the hecho en Mexico soda can't be disputed. Available now anywhere from your corner bodega to fancy NYC bakery Momofuku Milk Bar, we sat down to do the ultimate face-off. 


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At the Bar with Latin Grammy's Mixologist David Rios
At the Bar with Latin Grammy's Mixologist David Rios
By The Latin Kitchen | 11/21/2013 - 09:30

The 14th annual Latin Grammys will take place tonight at the Mandalay Bay Events Center in Las Vegas. In attendance will be nominees and musicians spanning the Latin music scene, among them Marc Anthony, Pitbull, Daddy Yankee, Gaby Moreno and Carlos Vives.


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100 Montaditos Opens in NYC
Forget the $5 Footlong, It's All About 100 Montaditos
By Dan Koday | 11/17/2013 - 11:52

On Thursday night, I got an exclusive preview of the 100 Montaditos restaurant about to open its doors on Bleeker Street in NYC. So in case you're unaware, what exactly is a montadito


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Chorizo Omelette Recipe from Mercadito
Mercadito's Chorizo Omelette
By Dan Koday | 11/15/2013 - 11:00

Served at Mercadito's Mexican restaurant in NYC, this spicy delicious omelette goodness will warm you up on winter weekend mornings when you just want to stay indoors.


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A Latin Chanukah
How to Throw a Latin Chanukah
By The Latin Kitchen | 11/14/2013 - 12:17

In December, most Latin households overflow with the traditional Christmas spirit. It seeps out in the form of nativity scenes, advent calendars, and solemn pilgrimages to midnight mass (followed by a joyful Noche Buena). But for the hundreds of thousands of Jewish Latinos, the details of the holiday season, of Chanukah, look quite different, though the spirit remains the same.


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