5 tasty treats to try at Mexican Fiesta

Published Aug. 25, 2018

The festivities have just begun at the 45th annual Mexican Fiesta. And with the weather this weekend set to be as hot as some of the salsas, it's a great opportunity to make it down to Henry Maier Festival Park to join in on the fun - and eat well.


A drink a day: Michelada

Published Feb. 2, 2009

I tried my first Michelada in Merida, Mexico, a city of almost 1 million people on the Yucatan Peninsula -- and one that I'd never heard of until my awesome visit there in 2002. Think of it as a Mexican Bloody Mary. Spicy, salty and strangely refreshing, I'm still waiting for it to make its way to Wisconsin.