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. Tue, 28 Feb 2017 05:49:09 EST 240 Mexican Food @ BellaOnline Pork Shanks in Adobo Sauce In a time when bacon runs the gamut from brownies to candy bars, bacon seems to get all the pork love. This Valentine's Day consider an elegant plate from a less trendy pork cut: the hind shanks. Make it romantic with a hint of heat, from a two-step adobo treatment. It's still all about the love. Fri, 10 Feb 2017 23:55:00 EST Clay Pot Beans - Frijoles de Olla A staple for over a 120,000,000 Mexicans, beans offer excellent nutritional value. A basic pot of beans presents a myriad of opportunities for slow cooked or quick meals. Beans are a cinch to make. Traditional clay pot cooking delivers extra flavor and may make beans your staple too. Wed, 1 Feb 2017 18:00:00 EST 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