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By Carolyn Dehnel

Mexican delicacies is a wealthy melange of a number of varied cultures. whereas it leisure on Aztec and Mayan foundations, the impression of Spanish cooking because the Conquest has sophisticated and altered it. this offers Mexican dishes an unforeseen subtlety of flavour specifically to people who imagine Chilli con Carne in general Mexican which it isn't. The subtlety comes not just from a mix of alternative cultures but in addition from the mix and stability of alternative chiles, nuts, seeds and spices. This booklet seeks to introduce just a couple of of the jewels of the Mexican kitchen; you'll find a few surprises from the wealthy Mole Poblana con Pavo to the easy yet flavourful Pozole.

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Tequila Drinks Tequila is a spirit distilled from the maguey plant. It has a very distinctive flavour and can be drunk 'neat' after a lick of salt from a pile on your hand and the juice of half a lime. This is recommended only for the hardy or foolhardy, as the case may be. Golden tequila is often sold with the maguey worm in it. Tequila Sunrise 2 parts tequila 4 parts orange juice I part grenadine syrup Mix tequila with the juice. Pour over ice into a tall glass and drizzle grenadine syrup over the top.

This is recommended only for the hardy or foolhardy, as the case may be. Golden tequila is often sold with the maguey worm in it. Tequila Sunrise 2 parts tequila 4 parts orange juice I part grenadine syrup Mix tequila with the juice. Pour over ice into a tall glass and drizzle grenadine syrup over the top. Margarita fresh lime, halved salt 2 parts tequila I part orange-flavoured liqueur 1 part fresh lime juice Rub the rim of a glass with lime half and dip in salt, shaking off any excess. The glass may be frozen at this point.

Tequila Sunrise 2 parts tequila 4 parts orange juice I part grenadine syrup Mix tequila with the juice. Pour over ice into a tall glass and drizzle grenadine syrup over the top. Margarita fresh lime, halved salt 2 parts tequila I part orange-flavoured liqueur 1 part fresh lime juice Rub the rim of a glass with lime half and dip in salt, shaking off any excess. The glass may be frozen at this point. Combine tequila, liqueur and lime juice in an ice-filled shaker and strain into glass. Both of these drinks can be successfully prepared in large quantities.

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