Because everything tastes better with chile

I’m not even kidding y’all. Literally E-V-E-R-Y-T-H-I-N-G tastes better with a little chile. If it’s both sweet and spicy, even better. We buy these mango strips smothered in chile powder and tamarindo at the local Farmer’s Market in Houston, which has just about everything for sale. It’s the farmer’s market on Airline […]

Ask Juan: What is it with all of that hot sauce?

Anywhere I eat, no matter where it is, whenever I sit down, after serving myself a healthy-man-sized portion of food – always healthy-sized – people siempre seem to be amazed at what happens next.  If we are at a restaurant I’ll gently ask the waiter or waitress, “excuse me, do […]