Ensalada de Pavo y Nopalitos (Turkey and Nopalitos Salad)
Try this Tangy Ensalada de Pavo y Nopalitos!
By Amanda Cargill | 09/19/2014 - 15:29

This Ensalada de Pavo y Nopalitos (Turkey and Cactus Paddle Salad) is a simple and satisfying meal. A longstanding staple in the Mexican kitchen, nopalitos provide color and texture to classic Mexican dishes. Here, they're combined with Oscar Mayer Roast Turkey Breast for a packable, portable salad that is easy, healthy, and delicious. 
 


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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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Sarai Sierra, missing NYC mother in Turkey
Security Footage Release in Search for Missing Latina Mother in Turkey
By Fox News Latino | 01/30/2013 - 10:07

The husband of a New York City mother who went missing while vacationing in Istanbul last week was interviewed by police in Turkey Tuesday in hopes of helping the search to try and find her.

The state-run Anadolu Agency said U.S. Consulate officials accompanied the husband of Sarai Sierra’s and her brother to the police station where the husband, Steven Sierra, made a deposition to police who specialize in missing persons.


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Aimee Garcia
EXCLUSIVE: ‘Dexter’ Star Aimee Garcia Says She's Buying a Pre-Made Turkey for Thanksgiving!
By Lee Hernandez | 11/23/2011 - 15:59

This year, Dexter star Aimee Garcia is hosting Thanksgiving dinner for her family in Los Angeles. “They are from Chicago and we are having Thanksgiving at my place, so the pressure is on!” Garcia tells Latina.com exclusively. 

The half-Mexican, half-Puerto Rican star says she’s taken care of the important stuff—like making sure the tube is ready for her dad. “I will make sure my TV works so my dad can watch football,” she says.


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EXCLUSIVE VIDEO: Chef Aarón Sánchez on Who Runs the Kitchen on Thanksgiving
EXCLUSIVE VIDEO: Chef Aarón Sánchez on Who Runs the Kitchen on Thanksgiving
By Mariela Rosario | 11/23/2011 - 09:00

With a few nationally-recognized restaurants under his belt, not to mention a slew of cookbooks, oh and did we mention all those shows on the Food Network (and a new one on Spanish-language network Utilisima), you would think that famed chef Aarón Sánchez would pretty much have a lock on the kitchen in his family for the holidays! But, you would be forgetting that his mother is the wonderful Zarela Martinez, also known as the inventor of upscale Mexican cuisine.


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Classic Latin Recipe: Roast Pavochón with Giblet Gravy
By Mariela Rosario | 11/22/2011 - 12:15

In the grand tradition of delicious Latin cooking, we wanted to share our very favorite way to prepare our Thanksgiving turkey. Sure, turkey cooking fads come and go—some choose to fry their birds whole, other go exotic with a Tandoori twist, but we just love the traditional pavochón!

A pavochón is marinated and cooked as if were lechón...in other words, absolutely delicious!


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Roast Pavo
Classic Latin Recipe: Roast Pavochón with Giblet Gravy
By Latina Staff | 11/22/2011 - 10:00

Also called a pavochón, this turkey is marinated and cooked as if were lechón.


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