Entries by Marie Chalita


National Taco Day: Fried Parsley Tacos

Editor’s Note: It’s National Taco Day!  Mamiverse Food has a great collection of great taco recipes for you to savor including this one that features perhaps a surprising element… parsley! Fresh parsley, whether Italian flat-leaf or curly, is an underrated herb in the kitchen. Its fresh clean taste can improve many a stew and sauce allowing […]


5 Things You May Not Know About Emilio & Gloria Estefan

UPDATED August 1st, 2016 I recently had the opportunity to interview Emilio Estefan at the Hispanicize 2013 social media conference in Miami Beach. The entrepreneur and musician is admired by many, not only for his success in the entertainment industry, but because of his vision and support of Latino performers in the U.S.


Great Gazpacho! Gazpacho Soup with Mango

Summer means an abundance of fresh seasonal vegetables and what better way to use them in easy to make, flavorful cold soups. There are seeming hundreds of variations for gazpacho, the classic Spanish cold soup which originally contained only bread, garlic, vinegar and olive oil. Contributor and Chef Marie Chalita offers her version of this […]