Worldwide papaya producers to meet in Merida

Mexico will be the second non-Asian country to host the Symposium of Papaya Producers and the first in the Americas…. MERIDA — Experts from papaya-producing countries from different parts of the world and from Mexico will have their world congress in Merida from the 24th to the 27th of October, where they will expose the importance of this More...

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By Yucatan Times On Thursday, September 7th, 2017

Club Sibarita: Where Foreigners and Local Epicureans Wine & Dine Together

(Meet Merida’s Vanguards: Exposé 1, part 2) As Merida continues to grow and bud into an urban center, new restaurants and culinary experiences seems to be popping up all over the city. In the heart of this culinary More...

By Yucatan Times On Monday, September 4th, 2017

Merida and Campeche go ‘Gourmet’

MERIDA — As we previously announced here on TYT, this past Saturday September 2 at the restaurant “La Tradicion” there was held a magnificent gastronomic event, with a five-course meal complemented with More...

By Yucatan Times On Sunday, September 3rd, 2017

Mexico is world’s 11th-largest producer of coffee

In the 2016-2017 period, Mexico ranked 11th among the largest coffee producers worldwide, with 1.6 percent of global production and positioning itself in 12th place at international level as an exporter, according More...

By Yucatan Times On Saturday, September 2nd, 2017

Tequila the most popular product among visitors to Mexico

Tequila ranks first among the products most consumed by foreigners during their visit to the country, being one of the main purchases for 57 percent of international visitors that travel to Mexico, according to More...

By Yucatan Times On Thursday, August 31st, 2017

History coming back to life: Casa Dominga Merida’s newest hot spot

This Friday, September 1st, is the official grand inauguration of one of Merida’s newest hot spots for dining, mixology, artisan beers, live music and socializing: Casa Dominga “Barrio Gourmet”. Located on More...

By Yucatan Times On Wednesday, August 30th, 2017

Deer-hunting ban revives species in Yucatan

MERIDA — Although in the state there are breeding centers to supply deer meat to restaurants and hotels, Yucatan imports New Zealand meat, which is different but satisfies the demand for consumption of this More...

By Yucatan Times On Sunday, August 27th, 2017

This Tequila costs $30,000 USD a bottle

In this article written by Katy Scott for CNN, you will learn about one of the most exclusive and expensive Tequilas around the world… Luxury tequila is having a moment right now. And Mexico’s Clase More...

By Yucatan Times On Sunday, August 27th, 2017

Prize-winning Tabasco chocolatier enters international market

Chocolates Wolter is a 100% Mexican company and a source of national pride. The chocolatier – founded in the state of Tabasco – is quickly positioning itself in the international scene of the chocolate industry, More...

By Yucatan Times On Saturday, August 26th, 2017

Mexico’s $243B-peso restaurant industry to grow 6% this year

The restaurant sector, which has about 500,000 establishments, will grow 6.0 percent this year, said Jose Luis Mier Díaz, the National Chamber of the Restaurant and Food Industry, Canirac, Notimex reported. In More...