On the Menu | The BEST Chicken Tortilla Soup
Oct16

On the Menu | The BEST Chicken Tortilla Soup

A big thank you to my wife Gabriela for preparing for us The BEST Chicken Tortilla Soup.  This was a recipe she spotted on Facebook that her cousin shared.  Isn’t that the way social media is supposed to work?  I can confirm with only a few modifications to the recipe to fit our personal, Sandoval taste buds, and I will confirm this was The BEST “Homemade Chicken Tortilla Soup” I had ever eaten.  FYI, it was both...

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A Treat from Chef James “Chicken with Artichokes and Olives in a White Wine Sauce”
Sep07

A Treat from Chef James “Chicken with Artichokes and Olives in a White Wine Sauce”

Hispanic Lifestyle met with Television Personality and Celebrity Chef James Tahhan.  The restauranteur and author gave us a special treat and prepared for us one of his original creations Chicken with Artichokes and Olives in a White Wine Sauce.  In this exclusive video with Chef James, we get tips on how to prepare a healthy meal and cooking insights. The full recipe is below along with behind the scenes photos.  A special thank you...

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On The Menu | Three Bean Salad
Jul12

On The Menu | Three Bean Salad

On location at Goya Foods west coast headquarters,  Hispanic Lifestyle gets a special treat from Chef Cindy Rueda. This luscious three bean salad recipe combines GOYA® Low Sodium Red Kidney Beans, GOYA® Low Sodium Chick Peas and GOYA® Low Sodium Black Beans with crunchy fresh veggies, and a bright, lemony vinaigrette. Stick with our choice of beans, or mix and match with your family’s favorites. Whichever you choose, you can be...

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Summer Gear 2017
Jun21

Summer Gear 2017

I just finished celebrating Father’s Day. This has been the first real time off I had off in over a year, not complaining but as a business owner it is important to take a break, more on that later.  Now that summer is actually in full swing, it is a perfect time to share with my friends a couple recent discoveries. The Grillbots It is described as a BBQ season game changer. Grillbots is a handy device that allows users to clean...

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Latina of Influence Chef Lala Spokesperson for HERDEZ Brand
Jul12

Latina of Influence Chef Lala Spokesperson for HERDEZ Brand

The makers of the HERDEZ® Brand, the No. 1 salsa brand in Mexico, are proud to name award-winning, 2016 Hispanic Lifestyle Latina of Influence, and Latin food chef and author Chef Lala as spokesperson. As part of their first collaboration, Chef Lala brings the perfect “carne asada” this summer with authentically unique Latin flavors featuring HERDEZ® Brand Salsa Verde, Salsa Casera and hints of the much-anticipated...

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2016 Latina of Influence | Chef LaLa
Mar10

2016 Latina of Influence | Chef LaLa

Hispanic Lifestyle is pleased to recognize Chef LaLa as a 2016 Latina of Influence. Chef LaLa along with her fellow Latinas of Influence are invited to participate in Hispanic Lifestyle’s Latina Conference to be held on April 8, 2016 at the Ontario Airport Hotel, Ontario, CA.  The complete listing of Hispanic Lifestyle’s 2016 Latinas of Influence can be found on Hispaniclifestyle.com Chef LaLa, is an accomplished chef, cookbook...

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Episode 11.8 | Paleterias Tropicana
May16

Episode 11.8 | Paleterias Tropicana

In this edition of Hispanic Lifestyle we spoke with the owner/founder of Paleterias Tropicana Jose Luis Valdez. Besides demonstrating how they make the delicious items on the menu, Jose share his plans for expanding the business beyond Kansas City market. Paleterias Tropicana is being recognized along with other Latino business success stories during Hispanic Lifestyle’s Kansas City event presented by Wells Fargo Bank to be held on...

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Episode 10.5 | Food and Empowerment
Dec16

Episode 10.5 | Food and Empowerment

In this episode of Hispanic Lifestyle we experience a tasting at La Taqueria located in San Francisco’s Mission District. We also visit with Catherine Arambula, President of the San Diego MANA chapter. In the first segment Hispanic Lifestyle spoke with Jesus Jara of La Taqueria about receiving FiveThirtyEight.com best burrito rating. During our conversation he spoke about their best sellers and how the business got it start....

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Business | Mi Sueno Winery
Jul27

Business | Mi Sueno Winery

Mi Sueno Winery operated the Rolando Herrera is being recognized as a company that has Survived and Thrived.  Wells Fargo Bank is the presenting sponsor of Hispanic Lifestyle’s 2014 Business Expo and Conference to be held on August 6, 2014 at the Ontario Airport Hotel and Conference Center.  Mi Sueno Winery and other Latino Business Owners will be honored during the lunchtime program. Online event registration for Hispanic...

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Sweet Tamales for the Holidays
Dec23

Sweet Tamales for the Holidays

Hispanic Lifestyle spoke with Disneyland Resort Assistant Pastry Chef Nubia Renteria about how to prepare Sweet Tamales a special treat for the holidays. Makes 22 tamales 1 1/2 cups warm water 1 1/2 cups pineapple juice 1 cup honey 3 1/2 cups masa harina 2 teaspoons baking powder 1 teaspoon coarse salt 3/4 cup vegetable shortening 1 1/2 cups golden raisins 1 1/2 cups finely diced fresh pineapple 3/4 cup vegetable oil or a cooking...

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