Frito Pie: Texas Staple, American Dream

Frito Pie: Texas Staple, American Dream
Few things pair better with corn chips than warm chili, diced onions, and melted cheddar cheese, a combination found at any high school football stadium throughout the Lone Star State and known to all as Frito Pie.

Capirotada: The One Thing You Should Never Give Up for Lent

Capirotada: The One Thing You Should Never Give Up for Lent
It’s been a minute since I sat down and had my first piece of capirotada, a tradition rumored to have originated from Renaissance-period Spain. Born out of a need to abstain from meat during the 40 days of Lent, this bread pudding offers itself as a sweet-yet-hearty comida de cuaresma,...

Game Day Recipe: Dr Pepper Glazed Jalapeño Meatballs

Game Day Recipe: Dr Pepper Glazed Jalapeño Meatballs
Now that football season is officially here, there’s lots of tailgating, grilling, and grubbing going down ― and cheering and shouting and, sometimes, even tears. It’s OK. Your team will get ‘em next time! In the meantime, here's a recipe worth crying over.    If you want to show off your...