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10 Best Latin Pastries to Pair With Your Coffee
10 Delicious Latin Pastries to Pair With Your Coffee

When it comes to pastries, we Latinos definitely know what we’re doing. From elaborate Spanish Milhojas to the buttery sweet comfort of Cuban pastelitos, there is something to satisfy every craving. The only question left is what to drink along with it? Here are 10 of the best Latin pastry and coffee pairings to enjoy on your next coffee break.


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Juicing 101: 5 Tips for Salma Hayek's Favorite Healthy Trick
Juicing 101: 5 Tips for Salma Hayek's Favorite Healthy Trick

It’s officially a new year and we’re all thinking about our New Year’s Resolutions. Whether you’re hoping to lose weight in 2014 or simply wanting to embrace a healthier lifestyle, we know how you feel! Which is why we are embracing one of Salma Hayek’s favorite health tricks: juicing! Whether you’re new to cleansing or are a seasoned lover, we have the best tips and tricks to embracing more fruits and veggies this year—all while trimming your waistline in the process.


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Dia De los Reyes: How We Celebrate Three Kings Day

Across Latin America, families come together in early January for a day that means more to them than Christmas: Dia de los Reyes.


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Slow Cooker 101: 5 Things Every Latina Needs to Know

As the weather turns from kind of cold to really chilly, there’s nothing we love more than turning to our trusty slow cooker for tonight’s heart-warming meal. Whether you call it by its brand name (Crock-Pot) or haven’t actually heard of this really handy device, we’re here to tell you that it is THE must-buy kitchen tool. There’s just something magical about putting all of your ingredients in the pot, setting it to cook for hours, and coming home after work to a house smelling wonderfully like dinner.


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10 Ways to Cut Calories This Thanksgiving
10 Ways to Cut Calories This Thanksgiving

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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Mexican Cola Video
WATCH: Mexican Cola vs U.S. Cola in the Ultimate Taste Test Showdown!

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

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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The 10 Hottest Peppers in the World!
The 10 Hottest Peppers in the World!

Latin American cuisine uses hundreds of varieties of peppers to create beloved smoky and spicy dishes that transcend borders -- from poblanos to jalapenos to pasillas. Why, you ask?  Well, not only do they add flavor, but peppers are actually good for you! The vitamins and minerals they contain can potentially serve anti-bacterial and anti-carcinogenic purposes.


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Paella at Barroco Restaurant, Montreal
Paella ...North of the Border (& Worth the Drive)

This Labor Day, I was lucky enough to escape the hustle and bustle of New York City for a quick trip to Montreal. My mission: See if the Latin food scene was living up to the hype. The French-speaking and culturally-dominant region of Quebec isn't the first place you think you'd find good Latin eats, but just as Latin flavors have become mainstream in America, they're creeping their way into the cuisine north of the border.


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TK Cocktails to Spice Up Any Boring Memorial Day BBQ
7 Cocktails to Spice Up Any Boring Memorial Day BBQ

Memorial Day weather won't be the only thing heating up if you add these delicious and spicy cocktails to the weekend's BBQ menu. Looking for some more Memorial Day party ideas, including, cocktails, food & entertaining tips? Head on over to thelatinkitchen.com

MORE: 10 Signs You're at a Latino BBQ


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