Corn Truffle Filled Quesadillas You may know of huitlacoche the mysterious Mexican corn mushroom also called corn truffle but aren’t quite sure what to do with it. We recommend these quesadillas filled with sautéed onions, tomatoes, and huitlacoche. First, What is Huitlacoche? Huitlacoche is a fungus that grows on ears of corn and is a [...]

San Luis Potosí Style Enchiladas The state of San Luis Potosí has a unique style of enchiladas that are prepared by dipping the tortillas in a guajillo chile sauce and then cooked with a few spoonfuls of a chile sauce prepared with ancho, chile, serrano chile, green tomato, and tomato. They are very lightly sauced [...]

I am Aunt Vicky “I’m Aunt Vicky; take a seat and I will prepare some delicious gorditas encarceladas for you” we were told by a kind, tenacious woman with a glow about her in the town of Estación Catorce in the state of San Luis Potosí. “Jailed Gorditas” Tia Vicky sells gorditas encarceladas, which means “jailed [...]