The Nahuatl word, masa, means "dough" in English. The dough is made from field corn named maize blanco.
Chef Chef Julieta Ballesteros is from Monterrey, Mexico. Learn about her career and aspirations to educated the public about good, healthful Mexican cuisine.
Tortillas are filled, rolled and sauced. Learn about enchiladas including the history, varieties and recipes.
Pepitas are pumpkin seeds. Sometimes the word refers to the inside kernel of the pumpkin seed but can also be the entire un-hulled seed. Pepitas are popular in Mexico and they are typically toasted and eaten as a snack