Posts tagged "food"

Oh cuy! I ate guinea pig in Peru.

In Cusco, Peru, one of the celebrated delicacies is called cuy. Translated that means guinea pig. It’s on the menu in many of the restaurants in this beautiful city where the Spanish built colonial buildings over stone Inca foundations. And so I thought I should try it. I was told that they served it whole.... Read more »

Turkey or tamales?

In many Mexican-American households you might find a turkey or tamales on the table this Thanksgiving. In a family like mine you are likely to find both. And throw in a lasagna and kolaczki too. These are some of the holiday foods that we have eaten over the years. Why? That’s because in my family... Read more »