México Lindo y Querido is a traditional Mexican song written by Chucho Monge and made famous by singer Jorge Negrete It is one of the most popular songs widely known throughout the Spanish-speaking world for its love and loyalty for the land of Mexico.
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The word Flan comes from the old French flaon, which means custard. The history of Mexico's famous dessert goes back to ancient Rome, where domesticated chicken produced too many eggs which then were used to make custard. The Spaniards, when they conquered what is now Mexico, introduce...
2 dozen dried cornhusks (can be substituted with 8" X 4" sheets of kitchen parchment)
2 cups. masa harina (corn flour)
⅓ cup lard (can be substituted with margarine or unsalted butter)
1½ tsp baking powder
1½ tsp salt
1½ cups warm stock
Fireworks, ringing bells, 12 grapes, a family dinner, sparkling wine, hugs and music set the stage for a typical New Year's celebration in Mexico's largest cities. As in the rest of the world,we Mexicans gather together with our loved ones, relatives or friends to celebrate...
Nacimientos made of wood, pottery, everlasting flowers, fruits, basketry, glass, wax or tinplate, Mexican nativity scenes possess a charm all their own.
Although the custom of putting up a Christmas tree has become very popular, the real Mexican tradition consists of setting up a nativity s...
La Adelita is one of the most famous and representative ballads of the Mexican Revolution. It was composed in honor of all the women who participated in the revolutionary war. Since then an Adelita has come to signify a woman soldier, or soldadera, as well as a brave woman.
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