Mexican Sweets For The Day of the Dead

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The Day of the Dead is a festive time for remembering and celebrating our loved ones who have predeceased us. The tradition originates from Mexico and falls on the first two days of November (All Saints Day and All Souls Day). In Mexico, we buy sugar skulls to ornament our festive tables and altars. Mexican candy and sweets are also …

The History Of Chocolate In Mexico-Best Chocolate in San Miguel

The History Of Chocolate In Mexico

Joanne SilateiSweets

Have you ever wondered where the chocolate came from? Mexico! The history of chocolate in Mexico can be traced back to ancient civilizations and their deep roots. Cacao was considered a gift from the gods and was used for healing, spiritual ceremonies, and as a form of currency. One of the favorite treats of the world wouldn’t be here if …