I love avocados, I think they are the perfect fruit even though I consider it a vegetable in my mind. My favorite way to eat avocados is with salt and lime, and my second favorite is guacamole. Guacamole comes "from one of the indigenous languages of Mexico, Nahuatl, which combined the words ahuacatl (now aguacate in Spanish, the word … Continue reading Guacamole

American Tacos

After our discussion last Monday, I started thinking about all the different communities that form around food. In his book American Tacos, Jose mentioned that "as I traveled for tacos, I was repeatedly reminded that the culture surrounding this food is rich and surprising and worth deeper and deeper dives." This made me stop and … Continue reading American Tacos