Que Chevere – In Action

The name of this project is Latin American Restaurants in Action, and a major part of it is to encourage and promote the work of exceptional Latin restaurants that do exactly that. What it means to be “in action” really depends on how you look at it. When we think of restaurants in action, weContinue reading “Que Chevere – In Action”

A Mexican Food Story, As Told By Mariana Pelaez

When asked to describe Mexican food, many people might think burritos, queso dip, Taco Bell, and Tex-Mex. While these foods of course exist, both in the US and in Mexico, Mexican food on this side of the border tends to be overly simplified and stigmatized as cheap, greasy, unhealthy hangover food. The reality is thatContinue reading “A Mexican Food Story, As Told By Mariana Pelaez”

Learning From Experts: Prof. Rosa Abreu-Runkle on Hiring and Retaining Restaurant Staff

It’s no news that in the past 18 months, the restaurant industry as a whole, has faced a multitude of endlessly evolving challenges, the ripple effects of which will likely continue for the foreseeable future. Millions of restaurant workers were laid off in 2020 when so many restaurants shut their doors due to the pandemic.Continue reading “Learning From Experts: Prof. Rosa Abreu-Runkle on Hiring and Retaining Restaurant Staff”