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Did you know that the Maya didn’t make tortillas before 900 CE? The reason archeologists believe the tortilla is a more recent addition to their diet is that no… 1,135 more words

Carnival Posts

Tuesday yumminess!

Throughout Central America, we have been fed with tamales. At first, I was skeptical. I mean seriously, THIS. DOESN’T. LOOK. APPETIZING. But after my first ‘unwilled’ bite (M literally force fed me. 180 more words

Culinary Discovery

Dato cultural: Tamal frito/ Cultural Fact: Fried tamale/Fait Culturale: Le tamale frit

Se acabaron las fiestas y un clásico de enero es esperar los tamales de febrero, sin embargo, en la Ciudad de México, esta tradicional comida mexicana tiene variaciones que son vistas muy raras en el resto del país. 702 more words


My mexican morning

Not long ago I read an article about breakfasts around the world, and it included pictures of typical-tasty morning dishes next to the country they belonged to. 599 more words


The Final Bake

So the final week has come and gone… with some fairly extremely fancy bakes!! Anyone disappointed it’s over? Then apply for it next year (If you could put up with eating that much cake for what, over 11 weeks??) 460 more words


Spoiler alert - Bake Off Final

As The Great British Bake Off final approached mum and I both agreed we needed something sweet to see it off and celebrate in style. Mum suggested seeing as I was off I should do some baking. 214 more words