From fresh tortillas to fragrant chiles, here's the scoop on finding essential foods in every aisle of your local Mexican market
18 | Crema. Called Mexican sour cream, it’s less tangy than the standard kind. Crema Mexicana is thinner; jocoque is thicker, like crème fraîche. You’ll find crema in the dairy case, but check the cheese counter for a fresh crema bar, where you can taste before you buy.