1½ cups Flour
½ cups Sugar
2 Packets Dry Yeast
1t Anis Seed
½ cup Milk½ cup Water
½ cup Butter
4½ cups Flour
Mix all dry ingredients together except the 4 1/2 cups of flour
Ofendas are an essential part of the Day of the Dead celebrations. The word ofrenda means offering in Spanish. They are also called altares or altars, but they are not for worshiping. Some people mistakenly think that Mexicans that set up altars for their defunct relatives are actually worshi...
½ cup raisins
½ cup long-grain white rice 1
1 cup sugar
4 cups milk Ground cinnamon, for dusting
Pinch of salt
Soak rice in enough hot water to cover for 10 minutes. Rinse in cold water and drain. Place in a sauce pan wit...
“Carving dragons thrills me because I always create something different and I always keep on improving them. It is perhaps my favorite figure”
Here at Sandia Folk we have had the privilege of working closely through the years with the maestro Luis Pablo. We have...
Mexican proverbs or sayings are popularly known and repeated through generations. Here you will find some of the most used sayings, proverbios, with their english translation and meaning. A wealth of Mexican knowledge.
Al mal tiempo, buena cara.
Put a good face to the bad times. Be positive...
Los dulces típicos Mexicanos ademas de deliciosos son también una obra de arte culinario. Coloridos, incorporando tradiciones coloniales y prehispánicas son un reflejo de nuestra rica cultura. He aquí algunos de los dulces mas populares.
Las pepitorias están elaborad...