Foodie Friday

Fumbling Towards Epiphany

cincodemayoIt’s Foodie Friday! Happy, Happy! Joy, Joy!

Today is May 1, which means that in four days, it will be a day of celebration for many – Cinco de Mayo!

Per the History Channel, “Cinco de Mayo—or the fifth of May—commemorates the Mexican army’s 1862 victory over France at the Battle of Puebla during the Franco-Mexican War (1861-1867). A relatively minor holiday in Mexico, in the United States Cinco de Mayo has evolved into a celebration of Mexican culture and heritage, particularly in areas with large Mexican-American populations. Cinco de Mayo traditions include parades, mariachi music performances and street festivals in cities and towns across Mexico and the United States.”

margarita1In the U.S. – right or wrong – with this celebration comes the desire to drink margaritas – more than usual.

I subscribe to the magazine, Texas Monthly, and this month’s issue had a promotion in it…

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