The easiest, creamy and slightly sweet homemade Authentic Mexican Horchata. It’s almost Cinco de Mayo guys! A good excuse to throw a party with your friends and make some awesome homemade Mexican food! I’ll be making several of my favorite Mexican dishes, particularly Authentic Mexican Rice and Cantina-Style Salsa.I’ve found that my way of judging... Read More »
Horchata, includes suggestions for dairy- and nut-free versions. Once, we stopped at a Mexican restaurant for lunch after a long, uphill bikeride and got horchata and it was a magically delicious post-exercise beverage.
Chicha: Easy recipe for Venezuelan chicha. A lot of blogs have recipes for fermented drinks called chicha from other Latin countries, but this is entirely different. It's not fermented. It is similar to Mexican horchata, but thicker and mas rico! A delicious treat for a hot summer's day.
Original Horchata Recipe This Mexican horchata is made with rice, sugar, cinnamon, and vanilla. Mmmm horchata! [Pronounced "or-cha-ta"]. The recipe varies depending on the region of origin, but this is how I grew up seeing it made in Mexican restaurants and households. I was raised on this stuff and I love it. It’s my special treat. Part of my culture. Liquid golden calories of joy.