Food, Health and Building Communities in Oaxaca

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Foodies

If you're using the Foodspotting app, let us know! Seek out and enjoy traditional foods! Busca y disfruta la comida tipica.

Restaurant owners ...

We have pages about some of our favorite restaurants online. Restaurant owners are welcome to suggest new social web links -- Flickr, Foursquare, Google, Twitter, YouTube or tips for visitors. Those who are really engaged should ask about becoming an editor.

We are updating a number of resources on Planeta.com, including where to eat in Oaxaca City.

Bonus Points: Please let us know what options your restaurant has for accessible travel, eco-friendly travel and responsible travel.

Reciprocal web links are much appreciated.

Headlines
http://oaxaca.me/oaxaca-entre-los-8-mejores-sitios-del-mundo-para-comer-diario-britanico/

August 19 Photo Safari



It's not just what you eat, it's who prepares the food

Buzzword Bingo: Favorite Foods

Aguamiel - Asiento - Bolis - Caldo de Piedra - Chayote - Chepil - Chiles - Chocolate - Coco - Dulces - Empanadas - Enchiladas - Epazote - Gelatina - Guacamole - Guias - Hierba Santa - Huaje Mezcal - Miel (Honey) - - Memelas - Mezcal - Mole - Nicuatole - Piedrazos - Queso - Rabanos (Radishes) - Salchicha Oaxaqueña - Salsa de Queso - Sopa de Guias - Tamales - Tasajo -Tejate - Tepache - Tlayuda - Torta - Totomoxle

Buzzword Bingo: Foodie Words

Canirac - Cazuela - Cocina Mestiza - Comal - Comida Tipica - Desayuno - Metate - Molcajete - Olla - Orígen - Único

Suggested Tweets

Without corn there is no country. Without a metate, there is no civilization. http://oaxaca.wikispaces.com/metate #Mexico #Food#Indigenous#Corn #MexMonday

Unforgettable experiences / Experiencias inolvidables



Botana Oaxaqueña
Comala



Pasillo de los Carnes Asadas
Mercado 20 de Noviembre



caldo de piedra
mercadop



dulces de frutas cristalizadas de don enrique



Intangible Culture
Traditional Mexican cuisine - ancestral, ongoing community culture, the Michoacán paradigm - UNESCO

Other favorites


patitas de cerdo, tlayudas, chorizo en las brasas, calle Constitución y Calzada de la República, todas las noches

What's in season?

Foto
Mes / Month
Fruta / Fruit
Verduras / Vegetables
Herbs / Hierbas

Enero / January
mango criollo
chico zapote

huazontle

Febrero / February
mangos



Marzo / March




Abril / April




Mayo / May




Junio / June




Julio / July
maracuya
quintoniles, verdolagas
guias

Agosto / August
manzanas / apples
peras / pears
hongos, huitlacoche
guias

Septiembre / September
manzanas / apples
peras / pears
hongos, huitlacoche
guias

Octubre / October
nísperos,tejocotes
calabazas


Noviembre / November
mandarinas, jícamas



Diciembre / December







Slow Food Favorites

Caldo de Piedra

Indigenous Foods

Comida indígena
Caldo de piedra
Chocolate
Chiles
Corn

Specialties

Barbacoa
Bread (Pan) - Buenuelos - Hojaldra
Cheese
Coffee
Eggs = Huevos
Mezcal
hierbas
hongos
panela

Features

Cooking classes
Huellas: Oaxaca a Pie
Semillas
Teotitlan Gastronomia
Terminos

como apreciar el mezcal artesanal

Editing

Where to eat in Oaxaca City
What to eat in Oaxaca
A Few Words about Vegetarian Food
Food Industry

E-Conference

Food, Health and Building Communities


Oaxaca Food (outside of Oaxaca)

http://www.guelaguetzarestaurante.com (Los Angeles)

Research: Drying foods
mosquitero
dishidrator solar

Videos

Roasting and Toasting



Pilte



Caldo de Piedra




Aguas


Community Gardens

Community Gardens - Planeta.com
Community Gardening - Wikipedia

Flickr

Oaxaca Market Project
World Food
World Garden
World Market

Elsewhere on the Web

North America Tour: Vacation Tamales - Jim Leff
http://www.lonelyplanet.com/mexico/oaxaca-state/oaxaca/restaurants
http://tasteofoaxaca.com
http://www.tomzap.com/food.html
http://flavorsofoaxaca.com/

ajonjolí - sesame seeds


Achiote
always comes back to life with citric juice
http://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Bixa_orellana
http://www.recipetips.com/glossary-term/t--35632/achiote-seed.asp

azafran
http://chowhound.chow.com/topics/529922
http://es.wikipedia.org/wiki/Carthamus_tinctorius

Nieves y Paletas Tour

Jardín Sócrates
Mercado Benito Juárez
Popeye
Outside of Oaxaca City - Tule

septehambre

La Pitiona en Allende # 308 Col. Centro

Ipadio




Editing ... Promotions

A la huerta a su puerta
Poco plato, mucho suelo

Editing ...

Hoja santa (Piper auritum) Rootbeer plant
Chapulín del Serro

bread
Grab a pair of tongs and a large tray that looks like a pizza pan. Select what you'd like to sample with the tongs and take your treasures to the counter.

Armadillo Bar adjoining Hostal Santa Isabel, C. Mier y Teran between Aves. Hidalgo and Independencia (From the northwest corner of the Zócalo, walk 4 blocks and make a right, it will be on your right about 3/4 of the way up the block).

Doña Elpidia
Miguel Cabrera #413 (between Arista and Nuño del Mercado)
http://travel.nytimes.com/travel/guides/north-america/mexico/oaxaca/43436/dona-elpidia/restaurant-detail.html

Mezquite
https://www.facebook.com/mezquite.gastronomia?fref=ts

Las Tlayudas del Atoyac


http://www.studyspanishinoaxaca.com/blog/blog1.php/2008/10/21/las-tlayudas-del-atoyac

Where to eat ...

Atemporal
Calzada Porfirio Diaz #187, colonia reforma
https://www.facebook.com/restauranteatemporal


Researching
molotes
garnachas


Dulces regionales como los gaznates, nenguanitos, barquillos rellenos de lechecilla

xoconoxtle

Sugar cane (caña de azucar)
Zaachila, Zimatlán

chilacayote
http://es.wikipedia.org/wiki/Chilacayote

http://www.restaurantelaescondida.com.mx

Trip Advisor
http://www.tripadvisor.com/Restaurants-g150801-Oaxaca_Pacific_Coast.html

Tortilla de Yucca (Chinanteco)
It's blue-ish with chile inside. The texture is quite different from corn, a bit more spongy, like the bread used for Ethiopian food


tamala - pumpkin drink

Cecina - pierna de cerdo

Quotes

¿A quién no le gustan las biuses y los chicharrónes? - Who doesn't like deep fried pork fat and deep fried pork skin?

Que malo acustumbrarse a lo bueno.

Solo los soldados comen parados - Only soldiers eat standing up

Restaurants to check out
La Casa del Tato Chano Pozolería, Hidalgo #1303
La Catrina de Alcalá, http://www.restaurantelacatrina.com

los quintoniles ubicado sobre armenta y López 922, entre xochil y vega , de 7am - 7pm. Gracias ....


La mejor cochinita pibil de Oaxaca. García Vigil #304, Plaza Las Bugambilias local 3, Centro. Lun-Sab 8:00 am a 10:00pm, Dom 10:00am a 6:00 pm

Twitter
@**origenoaxaca**
https://twitter.com/LaCochinitaOax

11 de abril (celebracion y comida ayuuk)


sin maíz, no hay país


Ultimo evento

11 abril, 2010 - Se realizará la comida tradicional Ayuuk (Mixe) a precios accesibles, se llevará a cabo en Paraje La Peona San Francisco Lachigoló a partir de las 2pm. poster

Oaxacan Food in Morelos
Cuautla
https://www.facebook.com/tlayudasencuautlamorelos/