Mercado Roma

Mercado Roma the new uber hipster  destination spot in Colonia Roma ( Mexico City ) throbs with a passionate energy. Its debut was marked with celebrity chef sightings, Renee Redzepi of Noma fame and Alice Water of Chez Panisse were there, and its opening formed part  of the closing events for Chef Enrique Olveras Mesamerica…

The Splendid Table in Mexico February 27,2010

In February 2010 Lynn Rossetto Kasper and her crew from The Splendid Table came to spend a week in Mexico City … here is the 1 hour program divided into segments and featuring Ricardo Munoz Zurita   has since expanded his restaurant Azul y Oro from the UNAM campus to Azul Condesa and now Azul Centro…

The Best of 2012 Oaxaca

It has been a full year since my last post on my blog –  a year filled with adventurous travel, new friendships made at incredible food events, old friendships renewed over breakfast – lunches – dinners – midmorning snacks – late evening morsels and more travel. This week I’m featuring Oaxaca the capital of the…

FELIZ FELIZ FELIZ!

I love Christmas cards including the ones that come in via e-mail. So here a few of my favorites! La cocina mexicana, nuestro legado al mundo.   And this on the prehispanic custom of eating Romeritos from Chef Claudio Hall of La Fonda del Refugio of Mexico City AND FROM OUR FRIEND OF SLOW FOOD INTERNATIONAL…