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Cooking Class at Nopal Spanish School

Dear students and friends, We want to invite you to our next cooking class: Date: Thursday the 13th of November Time: 5:30 pm Dish: Tamales y champurrado ( a traditional drink that goes very well with tamales) Price: individuals: $260 MXN , couples: $460 MXN Limited seating!

Learning Spanish in La Paz at El Nopal Spanish Language School

By Alje Kamminga Excelente. It’s not the first word you learn when you enrol at El Nopal Language Academy. But it’s almost certainly the first word you’ll use after taking a few classes. That’s because the husband and wife team of Marta Hoyo and Juan...

All about Cheese in Mexico

By Donneley McCann Today we are going shopping for CHEESE (QUESO) and hopefully this will be a useful guide to Mexican cheeses. FRESH CHEESES: Queso blanco.  This creamy white cheese is made from skimmed cows milk and is like a cross between cottage cheese and mozzarella....

La Bartola Restaurant Review

By La Fulana Ladie’s luncheon event May 22nd. A buffet of most of their specialties. OMG! Where do we begin? La Bartola used to be located on Isabella Catolica and now has moved to a great location on the North end of the Malecon. Good...

La Pazión Por El Sabor – WEDNESDAY, April 30th

La Pazión Por El Sabor CANIRAC La Paz (the La Paz Restaurant Association) along with the Municipality of La Paz invite you to the 5th Annual Gastronomic Festival “La Pazión Por El Sabor” (Passion for Flavor) which will take place on Wednesday, April 30th starting...

Wine Tastings!

Wine Tastings on Fridays and Saturdays starting at 6:00 pm at D’Vino on Marquez de Leon. Lots of fun! Call Andres at 121 3340 for more details.

Rincon Gourmet

Our prime directive with this column is to search and find restaurants in La Paz that are family operated and contribute to the local gastronomy. For such a small place La Paz is an amazing foodie destination. I moved from a Megapolis to La Paz...

Dalí Almacén de Exquisiteces Specialty Food Store

TBC Do you have a hard time finding foods you have been missing or craving for years?  Or a great cut of meat to BBQ?  How about all the ingredients to make your favorite Thai dish or sushi? Just recently, a fantastic specialty food store...

Joyful Cooking at Buen Provecho Cooking School

TBC Denise Elliott is a Chef and Renée Lagloire is a Social Anthropologist.  Denise has been teaching culinary classes since 1986 at Santa Rosa Junior College.  She also owned and operated a wholesale bakery in Sonoma County for 20 years.  She has a passion for...

Best Burgers in Town? Harker Boards is the Place!

By La Fulana The search for a truly good hamburger is over! Search no more. Harker Boards is the place. Harker Boards as the surf/paddle board joint on the Malecon??? Yes indeed. But getting to the restaurant is a little adventure in itself. It is...