Checking out Chihuahua: Food and culture in northern Mexico

Checking out Chihuahua: Food and culture in northern Mexico

We implemented the road of Gen. Francisco “Pancho” Villa, famous frontrunner regarding the 1914 Mexican Revolution, once I crossed the border that is u.S. -Mexican their state of Chihuahua from El Paso, Texas.

Unlike Pancho, whom offered “gold and that is glory qualified gringos — machine gunners, dynamiters and railroaders — I happened to be combined with a team of people after an itinerary curated by Cesar Castellanos of Copper Canyon Expeditions. And unlike Pancho’s troops, we weren’t on horseback however in an air-conditioned van traveling down an extended, dry stretch of wilderness highway in general convenience.

It had happened if you ask me to fly down seriously to the town of Chihuahua, then again I would personally have missed three exciting stops as you go along: walking the adrenaline-provoking catwalk that spans the Border Control area, enjoying Mennonite cheese quesadillas for morning meal at Paisanos in Ahumada, and the opportunity to witness the burrito meals vehicles down the road — burritos first made the foodstuff scene in Juarez.

From break fast, we drove all day before an end during the Mennonite Museum for a tutorial regarding the reputation for these European and Canadian immigrants and just how they produce their particular equipment that is agricultural domestic implements, academic tools, and way of transport and fun. Because their core belief, “lack of vanity, ” is engrained, children’s dolls are designed without faces. These blond, blue-eyed Mennonites in Mexico reside a sustainable and life that is peaceful sustained by the purchase of these jarred fruits, jams and agricultural offerings. 继续阅读“Checking out Chihuahua: Food and culture in northern Mexico”