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Mexico Lindo y Querido

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.   VOZ DE LA GUITARRA M... Read More

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Flan Spanish Custard

  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... Read More

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Tamales

Ingredients 24 Tamales 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 Soak cornhu... Read More

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Celebrating New Year’s Eve in Mexico

Celebrating New Year’s Eve in Mexico

*Spanish 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... Read More

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Nacimientos: A Christmas Tradition

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... Read More

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La Adelita Mexican Revolution Song

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. En  lo alto... Read More
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