|Prehispanic mexican food made by las Chicaleras in Patzcuaro|
The word “Chicaleras” comes from “chicales,” which is corn cooked in brown sugar, normally after soaking in water for three days.
|Chicales Mexican Prehispanic food from the Mexican Cuisine|
|Wheat tamales authentic mexican cuisine|
These tamales are prepared in large metal vats over open fires. The aroma permeates the entire area, inviting the locals and tourists alike to come and enjoy this rich tradition.
|Mexican prehispanic food can be found in Patzcuaro|
Holy Week is the only time the Chicaleras come to Patzcuaro to sell their chicales and tamales. Don’t miss this annual event!
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