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The December Tamal challenge… how many can you name?

Some of us with Latin American roots already started the annual season of tamales by having more than one tamal on Thanksgiving or made turkey tamales from leftovers… which got me thinking… Every year my Mexican belly gobbles up tamales … Continue reading

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MASECA te paga la cuenta contest

¿Me echaron de menos? (Did you miss me?) I took a little weekend break – went to the Urban Festival in North Laredo and worked the rest of the time. If I get a chance, I will post some pictures … Continue reading

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No iguana for dinner

Dang it!! There goes my chance of selling my iguana tamales to Williams-Sonoma. This delicacy could have brought in way more than the $55 a dozen they usually get after the lady across the streets sells them to me at … Continue reading

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Tamalada Border Patrol style

Not in celebration of la Virgen de Guadalupe or Christmas, but Chief Patrol Agent Robert Harris of the Laredo Border Patrol hosted a TAMALADA which is a Mexican tradition during the holiday season! How very cool and not expected of … Continue reading

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