La Cocina en el Bolsillo: Early 20th Century Recipes for a Mexican Palate

Repeats every month on September, October, November, December on the first Sunday until Wed Jan 30 2019 .
Aug 1 2018 (All day) to Aug 1 2019 (All day)

Casa Navarro State Historic Site

228 South Laredo Street
San Antonio  Texas  78207

ONGOING EXHIBIT through January, 2019

How does a recipe for cooking ox brains teach us about history? Find out at Casa Navarro’s new exhibit, La Cocina en el Bolsillo: Early Twentieth Century Recipes for a Mexican Palate. Learn about the shared culinary heritage of San Antonio and Mexico through a series of pocket sized cookbooks published at the turn of the twentieth century. These recipe books are a window into the Mexican culinary traditions and popular culture of the time. Free recipe cards for a few choice dishes are available while supplies last.