Mexican Food @ BellaOnline http://www.bellaonline.com/Site/mexicanfood 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 2018 BellaOnline.com All Rights Reserved. Mon, 16 Jul 2018 01:07:47 EST 240 http://www.bellaonline.com/images/logo.jpg Mexican Food @ BellaOnline http://mexicanfood.bellaonline.com Mexican Crema and Salsa en Polvo http://www.bellaonline.com/articles/art57070.asp Stunning results in the kitchen require the right ingredients. Sourcing ingredients for Mexican food ranges from super easy to super hard. Here are two solutions that pay big dividends in final results. Two essential Mexican condiments: "salsa en polvo," or powdered salsa, and Mexican crema. Wed, 14 Feb 2018 08:00:00 EST Pierna - Pork leg with Prunes and Chipotle http://www.bellaonline.com/articles/art6633.asp Pork leg, more marbled than the loin, is a popular cut of meat in Mexico, used in a variety of ways, chopped for stews, roasted and pulled for the famous "torta" sandwiches, this elegant recipe is a citrus marinaded pork leg, stuffed with prunes and chipotle in escabeche. Perfect for celebrations. Sun, 21 Jan 2018 08:00:00 EST Corn Custard - Flan de Elote http://www.bellaonline.com/articles/art23278.asp Mexicans love flan, there version of custard. Flan flavors abound. There is chocolate, coconut, almond, orange, and this beloved, especially Mexican one made with fresh corn. It's easy and is elegant when topped with rompope, Mexican egg nog. An extra surprise, it is delightful at breakfast. Sun, 14 Jan 2018 08:00:00 EST