Mexican Food @ BellaOnline This site is base camp for explorers of the history, geography and culture of Mexico through its food and the tastes of ancient times, as well as contemporary. en-us Copyright 2017 All Rights Reserved. Wed, 18 Jan 2017 23:57:57 EST 240 Mexican Food @ BellaOnline Clay Pot Coffee - Cafe de Olla From sweet to savory dishes, clay pot cooking imparts a delicious and unique flavor to food. An ancient secret, consider making an entrance into clay pot cooking with Mexico's hauntingly delicious sweet brew, "Cafe de Olla." A sweet coffee that is easy to make and wonderfully satisfying to drink. Mon, 16 Jan 2017 12:40:00 EST Cinnamon Sugar Bu˝uelos In Mexico the New Year marks special treats and the countdown to Three Kings Day. Bu˝uelos, a crispy fried treat, are among the season's favorite sweets. An old recipe from Mexico's colonial north makes a light and distinctively flavored bite. A perfect companion to coffee or hot chocolate. Mon, 2 Jan 2017 17:00:00 EST Lamb's Neck Tamale Filling Lamb's neck is not a typical tamale filling, but it is a show stopper. The meat will be tender and flavorful and the chile warming and stimulating to the palate in all the right ways. This recipe is not quick, but it's easy and worth the planning to pull off an uncommonly exquisite tamale. Wed, 21 Dec 2016 23:29:35 EST