Articles by Victoria Abbott Riccardi - Vegetarian Times

Victoria Abbott Riccardi

Spring Fiesta

Spring Fiesta

South of the border, Cinco de Mayo is a low-key regional holiday, mainly celebrated in the state of Puebla, where Mexican troops won a morale-boosting victory against the French in 1862. But in the United States, the fifth of May has become something of a cross-cultural phenomenon, a celebration of all things Mexican—especially food.