4 Reasons Your Guacamole Isn’t as Good as It Could Be

Posted in Mexican Food Recipes

So you make some guacamole in preparation for your Tex Mex-themed dinner party. It’s done, it’s ready and so you grab a tortilla chip and dip it into the green, gooey goodness that is guacamole and….meh. What happened!? Guacamole isn’t at all hard to make, how could things have gone bad? It’s not that things “went bad.” It’s more that …

Spanish Cuisine’s Influence on Tex Mex Food

Posted in History

That Tex Mex dish you enjoy so much at Mattito’s? You can thank Spain – partly – for it! Tex Mex food actually comes to us from Mexico, but it wouldn’t be the food we love today without some influence from Spain. How? Spain colonized Mexico through the early 1500s to 1821. Naturally, Spaniards brought their culture’s foods with them, …