The Perfect Cinco de Mayo Menu | KCET
The Perfect Cinco de Mayo Menu
Contrary to popular belief, May 5 isn't a celebration of Mexican independence, but of the unexpected victory over the French at the Battle of Puebla in 1862. California has a strong claim to Cinco de Mayo festivities: homesick Mexican gold miners in Northern California really celebrated the win and a tradition was born.
To commemorate the day, we put together a menu of updated classics alongside dishes that call for Mesoamerican ingredients. And while you're out doing your shopping, check out these Mexican juice shops. For some more cooking inspiration, see how L.A.'s Mexican food has evolved through the years.
Here are six places off the commuter’s beaten path where the scenery is best taken in by bike.
The El Rancho Unified school board has voted to fire El Rancho High School teacher Gregory Salcido, who was heard in viral videos making comments critical of military members.
Through his innovative art works over the past two decades, Doug Aitken invites viewers to consider the inherent conflicts between nature and technology and to reflect upon how urbanization affects the natural environment.
'Chappaquiddick' Brings Up Relevant Questions of Politics and Power at the Spring KCET Cinema Series March 27
A Q&A will follow the screening with star Jason Clarke.
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