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Comida yucateca típica de día de muertos, tamal horneado en tierra.

Comida yucateca típica de día de muertos, tamal horneado en tierra.

Yucatecan cuisine is very original which mixes ancient Maya dishes with Old World cookery. Some of the yucatán flavors are corn, tomatoe, turkey, pork, venison and onions of sweet potatoe and annato, of the habanero peper and, of course honey, squash, pumpkin, and seeds.    The  Mayan complex culinary tradition with well blended flavors and textures are the origins of the Yucatecan kitchen. The corn earns a special mention which is a foundation of Maya diet, so as chocolate.

Yucatecan cuisine is very original which mixes ancient Maya dishes with Old World cookery. Some of the yucatán flavors are corn, tomatoe, turkey, pork, venison and onions of sweet potatoe and annato, of the habanero peper and, of course honey, squash, pumpkin, and seeds. The Mayan complex culinary tradition with well blended flavors and textures are the origins of the Yucatecan kitchen. The corn earns a special mention which is a foundation of Maya diet, so as chocolate.

Torta de Cochinita Pibill @ Riviera Maya  Source: Sal Revista

Torta de Cochinita Pibill @ Riviera Maya Source: Sal Revista

Use this panuchos recipe to make a delicious appetizer for your next party! Panuchos are a popular Yucatan tortilla dish, perfect for snacking.

Use this panuchos recipe to make a delicious appetizer for your next party! Panuchos are a popular Yucatan tortilla dish, perfect for snacking.

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