Category Archives: Chanfles

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How to Make Masa for Tamales

The next installment of making vegetarian tamales. In this step we turn our homemade nixtamal into a masa for said tamales. Click here to read on.

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How to Make Nixtamal

I’ve been meaning to post some instructions on making your own vegetarian and vegan tamales from scratch for quite awhile, so I’m just going to get started and do it in pieces since otherwise it would be way too long … Continue reading

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Old Pot, New Pot

I’ve kept using this beat up old pot for a long time. Mostly because it reminded me of my grandma, since it was the beat up old pot she was getting rid of and it got passed down to me. … Continue reading

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Cooking with EL CHAVO! : Huevos Rancheros!

It seems a bit wrong that I should share my version of this dish with you all, considering that I’ve spent many weekend mornings critiquing/praising the variety of  examples available in Los Angeles. It almost seems smug, as if I … Continue reading

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Cooking with EL CHAVO! : Vegetarian Menudo

Bienvenidos Chavos y Chavas a otra edicion de mis recetas vegetarianas! Settle down now with all your laughing and guffawing, cuz this here is indeed a plate of vegan menudo. And it’s good. No, really, its tasty and animal-less. Oh … Continue reading

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LH Xmas Parade 2009

I can safely say that I have cornered the market on Lincoln Heights Parade coverage, and since it’s the only product of its kind on the internet, it’s also the best. And worst. No worries, it is what it is. … Continue reading

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