Wednesday, February 12, 2014

Alphabe-Thursday M


Jenny MatlockI'm linking up at Alphabe-THURSDAY today!

Today's letter is M!


In the spirit of being in Mexico for the next few weeks I am going to post Spanish words.

Mazatlan


Mexico
(bonus word - Mandilon - a married man who has less power than his wife...)



Maceta - flower pot



Machacar - to pound or crush. Server making our salsa and guacamole at Casa Country




Malecon - esplanade 




MICHELADA
The michelada, one of the most popular drinks in Mexico, is a beer-based cocktail made with lime, hot sauce, Worcestershire, and often tomato (or Clamato) juice, all served over ice in a glass with a salted rim.
This recipe appeared in Bon Appetit.



Michelada
8 servings
INGREDIENTS
1 32-oz. bottle chilled Clamato (about 4 cups)
1 32-oz. bottle or 3 12-oz. bottles chilled Mexican lager
1/2 cup fresh lime juice
1 1/2 tsp. Worcestershire sauce
1 tsp. hot sauce (such as Tabasco)
1 tsp. Maggi Seasoning
2 Tbsp. kosher salt
1/2 tsp. chili powder
Lime wedges (for serving)
PREPARATION
Mix Clamato, lager, lime juice, Worcestershire sauce, hot sauce, and Maggi Seasoning in a large pitcher.
Mix salt and chili powder on a small plate. Rub rims of pint glasses with lime wedges and dip in salt mixture. Fill glasses with ice, add Michelada mixture, and garnish with lime wedges.


And a few more Ms popping up in this poster.


And for MORE fun - a bar whose sign reads "Free Beer Tomorrow".


8 comments:

  1. That's quite a lot of new words that I learned through your post starting with M..interesting!! Michelada looks like a drink that I will love to try.

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  2. I'm not sure I'd like that drink, but I know I'd like the free beer tomorrow!

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  3. You always bring such lovely photos to this post, and now also some very delicious looking ideas!

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  4. fresh guacamole! Now that's nice! Hope you had fun {:-Deb

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  5. Lots of great M's and photos and delish looking foods ~ thanks ~

    carol and artmusedog
    www.acreativeharbor.com

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  6. I love guacamole! That drink sounds yummy too!

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