Head chefs in Dubai and Abu Dhabi on all things Mexican cuisine

Some of the region’s foremost Mexican head chefs tell us about the popular cuisine. How popular is Mexican cuisine in the region? Maria Gallegos, Mexican chef, El Sombrero: I think it is popular and has really grown over the last 10 years. There is a very strong Mexican and Latin influence in the UAE, but I want to show guests there is more More...

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By sanmigueltimes On Sunday, August 25th, 2019

Are Mexican edible insects the new superfood?

For most people in Mexico, eating bugs has become normal and vendors seem to always have new recipes to offer. Insect cuisine is growing in popularity. Ancient traditions are mixed with modern flavours to make More...

By sanmigueltimes On Wednesday, August 14th, 2019

‘Raicilla’ the Mexican Moonshine from the state of Jalisco

Travelers along the western seaboard of Mexico in the vicinity of Puerto Vallarta occasionally happen onto roadside vendors of a moonshine mezcal called Raicilla (rye-see-ya). The name Raicilla was originally used More...

By sanmigueltimes On Tuesday, August 13th, 2019

#SanMiguelDestinoGourmet campaign launched in San Miguel de Allende

The Tourist Council of San Miguel de Allende launched the #SanMiguelDestinoGourmet campaign, that makes reference to the exquisite dishes prepared by talented chefs in the outstanding restaurants of San Miguel More...

By sanmigueltimes On Saturday, July 27th, 2019

Have you ever tried Chiles en Nogada?

Grupo Anderson’s S.A. de C.V. was founded by Mr. Carlos Anderson in 1963. Their first restaurant was “Anderson’s” located on Mexico City’s iconic Paseo de la Reforma. Now based in Cancún, More...

By sanmigueltimes On Thursday, July 25th, 2019

Tequila and mezcal threatened by new U.S. category Agave Spirits

Producers of mezcal and tequila have protested against the new classification in the U.S. that could undermine their hard work as well as Mexican culture Producers of mezcal and tequila joined to protest against More...

By sanmigueltimes On Tuesday, July 16th, 2019

Top 10 gastronomic delicacies you must try on your next trip to Mexico

Mexico has long been among the world’s most popular holiday destinations, attracting sun seekers and food lovers alike. If you’re lucky enough to be planning a trip, make sure you sample the best tastes More...

By sanmigueltimes On Saturday, July 13th, 2019

Actor Charlie Sheen ventures into the Tequila business as Co-owner

West Palm Beach, Florida – American actor Charlie Sheen is the latest celebrity to move into the Tequila business after investing in the super-premium brand, Don Sueños, last week. The Two and More...

By sanmigueltimes On Tuesday, July 9th, 2019

Home as an artifact… and Tequila!

Click here for original Restoring an 1806 Home to Showcase Mexican Culture (and Tequila) Arturo Lomeli, the founder of the tequila brand Clase Azul, is restoring a house in San Miguel de Allende, with the More...

By sanmigueltimes On Saturday, June 29th, 2019

Corona beer introduces new Eco-friendly packaging (VIDEO)

Corona has announced a new packaging design that replaces plastic six-pack rings with a more eco-friendly option: stackable, interlocking cans. This innovative solution eliminates the need for pre-packaged “six-packs.” More...