We wish you a happy and prosperous Cinco de Mayo. It is strongly recommended that you do not try to proceed with any celebration without a Mexican present.
Cinco de Mayo celebrates Mexican heritage, pride and all those fabulous cocktails and culinary flavors brought here.
Want something other than tequila this Cinco de Mayo? Try a new whisky, rum, vodka, even cachaça. ¡Saludos, amigos!
You've probably had a traumatic experience with tequila, but these top-notch tequila bars will help rehabilitate your perception of this delicious spirit.
With family and friends, we're coming together to cook and enjoy healthy, real foods -- familiar favorites like strawberries and mangoes along with a few new foods like jicama and tomatillos. Ready to join us? Here are a few easy recipes for hosting your own New Food Fiesta this Cinco de Mayo.
When you take chocolate in a spicy, instead of a sweet, direction, the result is delicious.
Here are some of our favorite Mexican-inspired dishes to help you effortlessly plan your best fiesta yet.
We have a two weeks to go, so if you are planning your parties, here are three ambitious cocktail recipes.
After the results of the presidential election, even far right Republican Sherriff Joe Arpaio, famous for his bullish anti-immigrant stance, says that he wants to work with the Latino community.
Best choreography was the slicing technique where, after filling the tortilla with meat, a dramatic swipe at a fruit just above the rotisserie, was made and a strategic wedge of pineapple/apple landed on top of the sliced meat.
While some may disagree with this analysis, even a casual observer can see that the Romney campaign has put zero thought into their Hispanic outreach.
I deemed it a hyped up holiday, especially by Americans, endorsed by alcohol companies to boost up their sales. That was until I came to Puebla, to celebrate the 150th anniversary of the Cinco de Mayo. I realized how wrong I was.
Cinco de Mayo could become meaningful again, as a day for Immigrant Rights, a day for American Latinos to march and be proud of their heritage and accomplishments. Bridge the day and it's national prominence with the spirit of May Day, and turn a commercial fiesta of drinking, into a party celebrating both the heart and the mind, highlighting recognition and reconciliation.
As you toss back tortilla chips, guacamole and salsa, take a moment to reflect on Cinco de Mayo, and give thanks to 4,000 Mexican rebels.
When decorating for a Mexican theme party, avoid kitsch elements that appear cheap. Instead, look to fresh flowers to turn your flat into a fiesta. Colorful blooms add charm any space.
What better to celebrate the approaching season (and Cinco de Mayo!) with a margarita-esque cocktail? You've got your salty and sweet and that amazingly fresh citrus.