Ten Reasons to Visit Puebla, Mexico

Ingredients for Mole

I refer to Puebla as the fourth largest Mexican city that no one has heard of.  While I admit that visiting the historic district of this ancient city without having to swat away milling tourists and dodge tour busses has its attraction, I think it a shame that more people don’t visit, especially those who […]

Puebla: Ole Mole

Ingredients for mole poblano

Like many Americans, I think of mole as the dark chocolate chile sauce served over chicken – the sauce so complex and rich that I sometimes eat it with a spoon trying to catch all of the subtle flavors. This mole, mole poblano, is but one of many moles made in Mexico, the word “mole” […]