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// Gastronomic history
MAY
26
2017

Pulque: a forgotten tradition

“Mayahuel (the Aztec goddess of maguey) gave humanity pulque through a young girl, Xochitl, who prepared the drink to her father as an offering so that he would approve her union with Tecpalcatzin, one so sincere and pure. Her father would not allow this union since
MAY
06
2017

Looking for the limits of Mexica commerce: Paying tribute to the empire

We know many things about the Mexicas: that theirs was a warlike society, highly urbanized, which founded the city of Tenochtitlan in an islet in the middle of a lake, that said city became the most important city of an imperial state conformed by two other city-states: Texcoco