You don't have to be born Mexican in order to make a great tamale. Author Leticia Orozco takes the mystery out of this classic Mexican dish by offering her Hispanic family's authentic tamale recipes. Easy to follow, very simple directions show you how to make delicious meat, fish and dessert tamales. Exact measurements, ingredients and a step by step guide guarantee a stress-free tamale making experience.
Throw a tamale party and invite your Hispanic friends or in-laws. Even your Mexican mother-in-law will be impressed. Teach your kids and have a "Tamale Day" at school. Most of all, relax and have fun in the kitchen. It's true. Even a gringo like you can make a great tamale!