Mexican ingredients

Mexican drug cartel causing hike in lime prices

Limes are an essential ingredient in Mexican cooking, and one of Canada’s key exports. But prices have risen exponentially in recent months – Canadian supermarkets are now charging upwards of a dollar for a single lime. The reason for the hike in prices is partly down to scarcity. Canada’s lime harvest has been […]

Mexican Lime

Robin Grose, US food writer

Writer aims to dispel Mexican food misconceptions

American food writer Robin Grose is embarking on a one-woman crusade. Her goal? To educate people about Mexican food and culture. The freelancer, who writes in Spanish for the Mexican food pages of, plans to share her knowledge by teaching two courses – “Introduction to Authentic Mexican Cuisine” and […]