Recent Posts by Stephen Chavez

Cultural Capsule: The Origin of the Tomato

By Contributing Writer: Norma Vega Every wonder where the first tomatoes originated? These plump fruits (yes, fruits, not vegetables!) grew wild in the Andes region of South America, but it wasn’t until they reached the central region of Mexico that the Aztecs began...
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Garlic Shrimp with Grilled Tomatillo Sauce

[caption id="attachment_207" align="alignright" width="200" caption="Photo Credit: Richard Hartos/Los Angeles Times"][/caption] The Los Angeles Times featured this recipe and we have to give two thumbs up! Here's another grilling recipe for you to try this Memorial...
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