Daily Archive: Wednesday, January 26, 2011

Cooking a homemade Oaxacan meal, metate and all, with Reyna Mendoza

We arrived at Reyna’s house with two baskets full of produce. She unlocked the heavy gated entrance and we stepped through the doorway. In front of us was an open, tranquil courtyard with a dirt floor. This is where we'd cook and eat. The kitchen lay just beyond the herb garden. Cooking utensils hung on