We recently discovered Masienda Tortillas at a local Whole Foods store. After trying many brands of tortillas, both here in the United States and in Mexico, we're always searching for great tortillas. Personally, the corn tortilla is our favorite. Corn is the perfect ingredient for tortillas. Corn is considered a whole grain; gluten-free, it's naturally higher in … [Read more...] about What is Nixtamalization? Masienda Heirloom Corn Tortillas and Ancient Traditions
They say life is full of surprises. Well, that old adage is true, especially when it comes to Hollywood celebrities! And if you've ever experienced a kind of deja vu while watching a favorite TV show or movie, the kind that happens when you suddenly realize you recognize a specific actor from prior roles, this one will truly amaze. Walking around New York City, it's not … [Read more...] about Lady Gaga’s Jesus in Judas – You’d Never Guess What Happened….
One of New York's best celebrations of Mexican culture, Celebrate Mexico Now Festival is returning to New York City with another great collection of venues and events. One of the only independent arts festivals specifically centered around Mexican culture, Celebrate Mexico Now brings together some of the finest artists and chefs as part of its two week long celebration. One of … [Read more...] about Mexico Now Festival Returns to NYC
LONDON, Nov. 3, 2022 - Latin America’s 50 Best Restaurants award ceremony is scheduled to take place on Tuesday 15th November 2022 in Mérida, Yucatán. Slated to be the first in-person meeting for the region's gastronomic community since 2019, they've added a new list alongside the main 1-50 list ranking. For the first time, Latin America’s 50 Best Restaurants is expanding to … [Read more...] about Latin America’s 50 Best Restaurants Reveal – The Inaugural 51-100 List for 2022
The Havana Film Festival (HFFNY) returns to New York City to celebrate its 22nd edition. On November 3rd, Opening Night will feature the film "The Substitute/ El Suplente" From their website: For more information and to purchase tickets to the opening night as well as the After Party, please visit : … [Read more...] about 22nd Havana Film Festival New York
From the official HFFNY Press Release : "New York, August 11, 2022— Alex J. Rosenberg, our beloved Board Advisor, passed away July 22 in Manhattan at the age of 103. At The American Friends of the Ludwig Foundation of Cuba (AFLFC) and its brainchild, the Havana Film Festival New York (HFFNY), we would like to share these words about a human being who has left an indelible … [Read more...] about Remembering Alex J. Rosenberg