Blog

Fresh Tuna! The cactus, not the fish

IN SEASON NOW!  June- November It’s an adjustment for most English speakers to use the word “Tuna” when referring to a fruit, but that’s the name used in Mexico for the prickly pear. There are many varieties, all from Opuntia species of cactus. You’ll see green, yellow, orange, splotchy pink with white, and bright pink. Each …

Read more...

La Vista Hoy

This purple #herb is #epazote -apparently not always a green leaf. It’s ubiquitous in #mexicanfood especially with #frijoles and as #medicinalherbs http://ift.tt/1ehVU1O

Read more...