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    Chaya & Cacao on Isla Mujeres, Mexico Redefines and Refines Island Fare

    Apr 05 2018

    Nestled under a palm frond canopy, just a short walk from Isla Mujeres’ North Beach is Chef Lori Dumm’s newest restaurant on Isla Mujeres, Mexico–Chaya & Cacao. Chaya & Cacao redefines and refines island fare.…

    Chaya & Cacao on Isla Mujeres, Mexico Redefines and Refines Island Fare

    Vegan Mushroom Ceviche

    Sep 18 2017

    RECIPE: VEGAN MUSHROOM CEVICHE (courtesy of Restaurare in Tulum) Such a simple, delicious and flavorful way to prepare mushrooms! Courtesy of the generous and lovely staff at Restaurare Vegan Restaurant in Tulum, Mexico. Makes 1…

    Vegan Mushroom Ceviche

    On the Taco Trail – Four Tasty Madison Tacos by Bike

    Jul 10 2017

    Who doesn’t love tacos? While there isn’t a taco truck on every corner (yet), Madison, WI has an array of notable taco options. They range from “authentic” (meat, lime, onion and cilantro only) to innovative…

    On the Taco Trail – Four Tasty Madison Tacos by Bike

    Global Eats on the Streets – 4 Madison Food Carts to Try Now

    May 10 2017

    Street food often evokes images of taco and churro carts at a central plaza in Mexico, juicy lamb kebabs sizzling on a grill alongside a street in Mali or woks flash cooking fresh veggies and…

    Global Eats on the Streets – 4 Madison Food Carts to Try Now

    Fresh Fish and Fire Dancers – Four Days on Isla Mujeres

    Mar 16 2017

    Our journey continues…Day 5-9 of our Culinary Vacation to Mexico Isla Mujeres A 5-mile long island paradise, Isla Mujeres is only a 20 minute ferry ride from Cancun, with palm tree-lined beaches, a great local…

    Fresh Fish and Fire Dancers – Four Days on Isla Mujeres

    Palms, Pibil and Palapas – Two Days In Tulum

    Mar 05 2017

    Nine Days on a Culinary and Cultural Vacation in the Yucatan and Quintana Roo. The story begins here… The magic of a place can take hold slowly, building moment by moment so that in fact…

    Palms, Pibil and Palapas – Two Days In Tulum

    Mercado Marimar Serves Delicious Mexican Food

    Nov 02 2016

    Maria Garcia came to Madison when she was just 17 years old. She had been in the U.S. just 2 years, living in Laredo, Texas, working as a nanny for $17/week, never thinking she would…

    Mercado Marimar Serves Delicious Mexican Food

    El Sabor de Puebla – Great Mexican Food on Madison’s East Side

    Jul 13 2015

    El Sabor de Puebla recently relocated from Willy Street to Madison’s Emerson East Neighborhood. Great Mexican food (that’s locally sourced!) is exactly what has been missing from Madison’s “up and coming” east side foodie paradise. El Sabor…

    El Sabor de Puebla – Great Mexican Food on Madison’s East Side