August 2022

Don’t Stress, Hire a Caterer


Do you have an important event on the horizon? Perhaps just a friendly gathering at your house, but the planning and preparation are starting to get to you? Throughout our lives, we are often faced with organizing events, and the [...]

Don’t Stress, Hire a Caterer2022-08-10T15:40:52-07:00

October 2021

How To Make Corn Tortillas for National Taco Day


You can’t have a taco without a tortilla. They are the vessel for one of the world’s most perfect foods. While many of us are used to the plain, stale, store-bought ones, you just have to experience the melt-in-your-mouth experience [...]

How To Make Corn Tortillas for National Taco Day2022-02-04T14:06:03-08:00

July 2018

Taco Bars are the New Wedding Food Trend


Open bars at weddings are taking on a whole new meaning. Newlyweds are starting to turn away from the traditional sit-down reception dinner with limiting to options of just “chicken or fish” and moving towards a buffet-style catering for their [...]

Taco Bars are the New Wedding Food Trend2022-02-04T14:06:33-08:00

June 2018

The History of the Taco: Part One: Origins


Tacos have been a staple in Mexican cuisine for much of recent history and have even gained what could be considered a cult following in the past several years. The origins of this tasty Mexican dish are a bit hazy [...]

The History of the Taco: Part One: Origins2018-12-28T16:53:55-08:00

May 2018

April 2018

Is an Avocado a Fruit or a Vegetable?


Avocados have become very popular over the past couple decades and have made their way into American diets. Avocados are delicious in salads, on tacos, and as guacamole. They are typically seen as playing a vegetable role in many dishes [...]

Is an Avocado a Fruit or a Vegetable?2018-12-28T16:53:55-08:00

March 2018

What Are the Differences Between Mexican and Spanish Chorizo?


Chorizo is a type of sausage that originated in Spain and Portugal and is usually made from pork or beef. Over the years, Mexican and Spanish chorizo have become quite different, though equally delicious. Here are the main differences between [...]

What Are the Differences Between Mexican and Spanish Chorizo?2018-12-28T16:53:55-08:00

February 2018

January 2018

Delicious Mexican Winter Time Cookies


Mexican wedding cookies, also known as polvorones, have long been a large part of Mexican food and culture. In fact, they are also common among many other cultures. You may have heard of Russian tea cakes or Finnish butter strips [...]

Delicious Mexican Winter Time Cookies2018-12-28T16:53:56-08:00

December 2017

Your Guide to Mexican Hot Sauce


In Mexico, bottled hot sauce is used in everyday cooking from street food and Mexican restaurants to homemade cuisine. It is so versatile that the possibilities are endless. If you crave a little spice in your life, Chapala’s is here [...]

Your Guide to Mexican Hot Sauce2018-12-28T16:53:56-08:00
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