S1E9 Mezcal vs Tequila: The difference & The History of Tequila and Mezcal

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Mezcal vs Tequila: Learn the difference between Mezcal and Tequila, the history of Tequila, the history of Mezcal, how to drink Mezcal properly + What’s the deal with the Mezcal worm? Does it really make you hallucinate… We find out. Listen to the full Mezcal vs Tequila podcast, as well as reading the full article and companion notes below. In This Mezcal vs Tequila Episode: Learn the difference between Mezcal …

Yucatan Food & Mayan Food Mega Guide: 50+ Unmissable dishes

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We had no idea when arriving to the Yucatan peninsula that Yucatan Food & Mayan Food would feature so many unique and interesting dishes. From succulent pulled pork Cochinita Pibil – a Mayan dish using Mayan/Spanish/Caribbean ingredients. To pre-colonial, traditional Mayan food, like Sikil Pak (ground pumpkin seed dip) or Pavo en Sac’kool (bush turkey in a white sauce with tomato)… To more modern innovations like panuchos (crispy deep fried tortillas …

Mexico City Travel Guide: Best Tacos, Mexican Wrestling & More!

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From famous street food – oh yes, there will be tacos! – to the lively theatrics of Mexican wrestling. In this article, we set out to find the best of Mexico City food & fun experiences in this Mexico City Travel Guide. Mexico City was founded by the Aztecs in 1325. Legend stated that the capital of the Aztec civilization must be founded where an eagle was seen perching on …

S1E2 The Surprising History of The Fish Taco, Al Pastor & Carnitas

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In this second part of our Tacos Podcast Special, we’ve chosen 3 of Mexico’s favourite taco styles for an fun but in-depth history.
The episode includes: The sordid story of the Baja Fish Taco
Is one of Mexico’s favourite tacos really Mexican at all?
The history of pork in Mexico and how it integrated into society.
PLUS, will Tommo eat a uterus taco?

62 Best Restaurants in Merida Mexico + Merida Nightlife, Cantinas & Bars

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Discover the Best Restaurants in Merida Mexico with our ultimate Merida Food & Drink Guide. From breakfast to night clubs. We cover more than 62 places to indulge your tastebuds in Merida Yucatan. Includes our free Food & Cantina walking tour map. The best Merida nightlife & cuisine.

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After living in downtown Merida Mexico for over a year, we’ve explored and trialled as much of the culture, food, nightlife and day trips as we possibly could! And now we want to share our favourite things to do in Merida Mexico – The capital of the Yucatan. There are almost 800k people living in Merida and most of the population is made up of Mayan & Mexican locals. There …

Isla Holbox Mexico – Where to Swim with Whale Sharks Mexico

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Wanting to take a beach vacation to Mexico but don’t want to be stuck in tourist hell? Well, there are a few places around that still offer a quiet beach town feel but still has all the amenities, bars and restaurants you need to have a great time. One of our favourite island getaways is Isla Holbox (pronounced Ila Holbosh). Not only is it a beautiful island, but it’s also …