By Angie Romero | 05/04/2011 - 18:29
It’s a dream for every Latino in this country, and now it’s that much closer to becoming a reality!
By Patricia Jinich | 05/03/2011 - 16:00
Latina.com is so excited to announce our new partnership with Patricia Jinich of PBS's Pati's Mexican Table (check here for local listings). She'll be posting delicious recipes and cooking tips with us every other week, so be sure to check in frequently for her updates. First up is a tasty Cinco de Mayo Treat:
By Lee Hernandez | 04/13/2011 - 17:00
The Lake Elsinore Storm (a Class A California League affiliate of the Padres) has invited Charlie Sheen to a for a “rehab assignment,” as part of a "Sheen-co De Mayo" celebration on May 5. The team will retire the No. 99 Jersey (which Sheen wore in his role as Ricky Vaughn in the the movie, Major League), and will host a rehab-style party featuring "tigerblood cocktails” and a “two-for-one Ho Ho’s” special.
By Bren Herrera | 05/05/2010 - 16:17
Today is a good day to celebrate Mexicans and their contributions to this country! With all that’s going on in Arizona (against all Latinos) Cinco de Mayo couldn’t have come at a better time.
To that end, let’s talk about some of Mexico’s beloved indigenous foods and spirits. Tequila, for starters, made from the agave plant, is usually the liquor of choice. And then there are Margaritas—tons and tons of Margaritas.
And what about guac?
By Doreen Colondres | 05/05/2009 - 18:00
Doreen is back from La Cocina No Muerde to teach us a little bit about tomatillos verdes and share an awesome recipe for a yummy sauce, just in time for Cinco de Mayo!
By Grace Bastidas | 05/01/2009 - 16:00
Cinco de Mayo is right around the corner, which only leaves you this weekend for an all-out fiesta. If you haven’t planned anything yet, it’s not too late. All you need is a case of Coronas and the right soundtrack for an impromptu jam. Though I won’t buy your beer, I will give you a head start with the music thanks to a very in-the-know DJ: Amylu of Nacotheque (New York’s hottest Latin dance party). She filled me in on some of her favorite Mexican bands for your listening pleasure:
By Mariela Rosario | 05/01/2009 - 14:30
These days, salsa rivals ketchup as America's most popular condiment. No surprise there: Sometimes spicy, sometimes sweet and always tasty, salsa is the perfect compliment to...just about anything! Here are a few of our favorites, check out the recipes and mix up some batches for your Cinco de Mayo festivities.