20 essential Mexican ingredients
From fresh tortillas to fragrant chiles, here's the scoop on finding essential foods in every aisle of your local Mexican market
Breads3 | Pan dulce. Sweet breads are huge in Mexico, and pan dulce (pictured), with its sugary topping, rules.
Use it: To avoid artificial coloring, choose the white or brown (cocoa) varieties.
4 | Bolillo. A light, crusty submarine roll.
Use it: Split and fill with jalapeños, ham, and melted Oaxaca cheese for a quick sandwich.