'Mark Miller' on Serious Eats

Turkey with Mole

The following recipe is from the April 29 edition of our weekly recipe newsletter. To receive this newsletter in your inbox, sign up here! I think that turkey gets a bad wrap. Relegated to Thanksgiving, Christmas and a few dull... More

Cook the Book: 'Tacos'

Most people in the U.S. think of Cinco de Mayo as a great excuse to break out the chips and salsa and drink a bunch of Coronas or margaritas. It's a common misconception that Cinco de Mayo is Mexican Independence Day. In fact, the real Mexican Independence Day falls on September 16; the 5th of May isn't even a Mexican federal holiday. Cinco de Mayo actually commemorates the Battle of Puebla, in which an outnumbered Mexican Army defeated the French Army in an unlikely victory in 1862. That's enough history, let's move on to the tacos. Tacos are quintessential Mexican street food, sold from roadside stands, and they are meant to be eaten on the go and out of hand.... More

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