Celebrate Cinco de Mayo with a great Mexican heritage dish or a festive libation. Food is a great way to get a history lesson for the real reason we celebrate Cinco de Mayo. (The victory of the Mexican Army over the French at the Battle of Puebla in 1862) often referred to as Mexican Independence Day but it’s not, Mexico declared its independence on September 16, 1810 (fifty years earlier). Here are some recipes to help celebrate Mexican pride and freedom.
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