Mexico City’s Markets

published 2 years ago by Videos from The Culinary Institute of America

Ruth Alegria, Mexican cuisine historian, and owner of Mexico Soul and Essence, and Chef Roberto Santibañez, discuss the pre-Hispanic tradition of markets in Mexico. Ruth takes us on a tour of the Xochimilco Market to show us an array of Mexico’s lesser known indigenous produce, and to try a thousand-year-old recipe for atole. Download recipes and watch the full series at

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