By Mariela Rosario | 12/11/2009 - 10:44
British grandmother Paddy Jones, 75, stole the show on Spain's equivalent of America's Got Talent, Tú Sí Que Vales. When she steps on to the stage you can see the judges doubting the fact that this older woman could possibly be capable of performing a convincing salsa acrobatica, but boy does she prove them wrong! Appearing on stage with a partner 40 years her junior, Jones proceeded to execute a series of thrilling flips, turns and whirls that most would find downright impossible at any age.
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.
By Mariela Rosario | 03/11/2009 - 17:00
Ralph Mercado recently passed away after battling cancer for two years. He was 67 years old. Mercado is known as one of the pioneering promoters of Salsa music and has worked with such renowned acts as Marc Anthony, La India and Domingo Quiñones.
By Latina Staff | 12/18/2008 - 17:00
1/2 cup thinly sliced white onion
1 cup fresh orange juice
1 cup fresh lime juice
1 fresh jalapeno chile, sliced, including seeds
2 tablespoons kosher salt
24 medium sea scallops (1 1/4 lb), tough muscles removed from sides if necessary and scallops halved horizontally
For pasta cakes:
6 oz black (squid ink) angels hair pasta
1 teaspoon extra-virgin olive oil
About 1 cup olive or vegetable oil