Sink your teeth into Mexican culture, literally and figuratively. The stylish Cantina La No. 20, located in the posh Polanco district of Mexico City, offers a tasting menu to delight all the senses. Feast on contemporary yet traditional dishes that will bring Mexican culture to life.
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Tasting Menu at Cantina La No. 20
Honoring the Margarita at Posada del Tepozteco
Dive into 70 years of history at Posada del Tepozteco, known for its stunning gardens and sweeping views of the mountains in Tepoztlan. Sip on a classic margarita in a small garden oasis, surrounded by ever-changing collections of Mexican artists. Discover the fascinating story of playwright Margarita Urueta Sierra and her role in the creation of the famous cocktail.
Namaste Personalized Healing at Hotel La Buena Vibra
Accessing peace, health and happiness on your own is perfectly possible. Amidst mountain views and colorful gardens, an experienced instructor will show you how to access a higher state of consciousness through yoga and meditation infused with ancient Indian and pre-Hispanic wisdom. Enter deep states of relaxation with a hydrothermal circuit and tailor-made massage. Leave feeling balanced and tranquil.
Mexican Wine & Local Cheese Pairing at Hotel Purificadora
Slip into 16th Century Puebla for an evening. Relax in a Franciscan convent that has been restored as part of Hotel Purificadora, one of the most avant-garde hotels in Puebla. Enjoy a tasting of local cheeses paired with an exquisite bottle of Mexican wine.
Cinco de Mayo Tasting Menu at El Mural de los Poblanos Restaurant
Cinco de Mayo, the pivotal day Mexico unexpectedly defeated French invaders, serves as inspiration to this surprising tasting menu. Each traditionally Pueblan course is matched with a local beverage including mezcal, pulque and Mexican wine.
Celestial Baroque Tasting Menu & Mexican Wine Pairing at Restaurante Casa de los Muñecos
In a remarkable, Talavera-tiled 18th Century house, Chef Lolita Zavala infuses passion and heavenly inspiration to create a baroque-style menu. Influenced by traditional Spanish and Mexican ingredients, these flavorful dishes are paired exquisitely with regional wines.
A UNESCO site, this otherworldly valley is full of dense cacti forests, archeological remains and animal life, many of which are endangered. Learn about the emergence of Mesoamerican life, one of the cradles of civilization, before indulging in a unique farm-to-table menu of endemic ingredients.
Tour of the Tehuacán-Cuicatlán Biosphere Reserve
Artisanal Chocolate Workshop and Mezcal Tasting at Hotel Azul
Have you ever wondered where prehispanic xocolatl (chocolate) was born and how mezcal is processed? This sensory, hands-on workshop delves you deep into Oaxacan culture and identity. Close your eyes, allow the complex layers of hot chocolate made from scratch to penetrate your taste buds. It’s the perfect precursor to the smoky flavor of a locally produced mezcal to follow.
Oaxacan Menu Tasting at Restaurante Catedral
Oaxacan cuisine is an art. Colors, flavors and preparation are intentional and distinctly Oaxacan. The owners of Restaurante Catedral infuse family recipes with regional tradition to create a truly beautiful tasting menu. Sample a variety of dishes in an elegant dining room centrally located inside the bustling historic district.
Immerse deeper into Mexico and take the time to discover the flavors, culture, history and people who are the inspiration behind all of these places. Mingle with locals in a real Mexico City cantina and listen to them sing live Mexican music. Sip on a classic margarita in a small garden oasis surrounded by Mexican art in Tepoztlan. Experience a 2-day mindfulness retreat inspired in Indian and pre-Hispanic wisdom in the foothills of the Tepozteco mountain.
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