Blog RSS

In recognition of Hispanic Heritage Month, taking a look at the importance of food as central to the culture is an essential foundation for understanding and enjoying all that is Hispanic Culture.  Celebrated annually, this year’s Hispanic Heritage Month runs from September 15th to October 15th and is a perfect opportunity to celebrate and explore all the diversity that is Hispanic cuisine.  The cultures that span from the Caribbean to North and South America, Mexico to Central America, and beyond have unique delicacies in the cuisine is a way to share and respect the histories, the stories, and the passion...

Read more

2020, 2021, bartending, blog, caldero, chocolate, cocktails, cooking, cookware, family, food, gift, goals, green plantains, happy hour, latin, local, local business, new years resolution, outdoors, shop small, traditional, zoom -

With a year like 2020 behind us, the only way to go is up. For a lot of us, 2020 was the year of take out and bad food choices. No one can blame you for your response to an international pandemic! We all deal with these things in different ways. 

That being said, in 2021 you may be looking to improve upon your new-found habits. It's the running cliché that everyone wants to lose weight after the new year, but what are some other ways you can change your relationship with food in 2021? Here are 8 ways tucocina cookware can help you achieve your goals.

Read more

caldero, chocolate, christmas, cooking, family, gift, green plantains, guide, holiday gift guide, holidays, homemade lemonade, juicer, lemon juicer, lemon squeezer, lime juicer, plantain press, tortillas, tradition -

Buying thoughtful gifts during the holidays can be difficult, but if there is one thing every tradition has in common, it's food. Nothing brings people together more than food. Cooking is often a centerpiece to all longtime traditions and happy homes. Upgrading someone's cookware has a direct correlation to a happy holiday season! 

However, cooking is a deeply unique experience for everyone! Not every home chef will want the same things. So we have compiled a guide to every type of cook in your life to help make holiday shopping that much easier.

Read more