International Nosh

Easy Refried Beans

Easy Refried Beans

This refried beans recipe is flavorful and healthy version with a little heat minus the lard.  My dear friends Brandy and Eddie Ramos (home cooks) share this simple vegan dish.  It’s a low maintenance Mexican recipe requires a potato masher and a few ingredients that […]

Where to Find Empanadas in San Francisco

Where to Find Empanadas in San Francisco

While visiting San Francisco, I found my top three distinctive types of scrumptious empanadas. This Latin stuffed pastry nosh is best consumed when filling is fresh, crispy fried or baked, and gets added bonus points for not being greasy.  A good empanada is satisfying, and […]

Buñuelos (Yucca Fritters)

Buñuelos (Yucca Fritters)

In Mario Castillo’s previous life, he was a restaurateur and hotelier.  He enjoys cooking cuisine from his native country of Venezuela as well as getting creative and making a fusion of dishes from other countries like Italy and France.  Currently, he is the founder of Turpial Travel […]



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