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Mezcalistas Host SF Tasting to Honor Benito Juarez's Birthday

Benito Juarez is one of Mexico’s most celebrated presidents, but there’s nowhere in the country that holds him in as high esteem as his home state of Oaxaca. 106 more words


Del Maguey Turns 20 and Tosba Takes Visitors for Tales

Some big news in the mezcal world this week. First off, a quickie: Del Maguey officially turns 20 years old on March 14. It was on that day in 1995 that American artist Ron Cooper officially kicked off what has turned into a veritable craze in the drinks world by importing the first of his beautiful Oaxacan mezcals into the US. 335 more words


Copa MX Review: Group 6 Game 6

Alebrijes de Oaxaca 1-2 Zacatepec
Zacatepec picked up a 1-2 away win against Alebrijes de Oaxaca, and also claimed the bonus Llave point with a 2-4 aggregate victory. 377 more words


Mezcal Festival Day 2: Del Maguey Vida, 42%

When I did the bottle share I quickly decided that it would be focused around Del Maguey’s mezcals. Somehow they seemed to be the top of the line and the less random booze of a single village mezcal appealed to me. 438 more words

Bottle Share

La Guía de Apoyo a Docentes con Alumnos Transfronterizos

Si Usted es educador o administrador en una escuela que tiene alumnos transfronterizos, este guía le sirvirá.

¿Qué es un alumno transfronterizo? Un alumno que, en su caso, pasó una parte de su niñez en México y otra parte en Estados Unidos. 27 more words

Mexican Speed Bumps... suspension killing wonders!

Speed bumps… or as they are known here in Mexico, topes, or speed reducers. At least those are the names I can use on a blog read by people of all ages. 571 more words


Guelaguetza In L.A.’s Koreatown Wins Coveted James Beard Award

KOREATOWN (CBSLA.com) — A restaurant in Los Angeles’ Koreatown known for offering the Oaxacan experience has won a prestigious national award.

As CBS2’s Stephanie Simmons reports, Guelaguetza on West Olympic Boulevard is the first traditional Mexican restaurant to win an America’s Classic award from the James Beard Foundation. 220 more words