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Day of the Dead

Discuss Day of the Dead holiday traditions with our community, from favorite recipes to where to find sugar skull molds and food-related celebrations near you.

What to Eat on Day of the Dead (Besides Sugar Skulls)

Día de los Muertos, or Day of the Dead, is a Mexican holiday honoring deceased friends and family members. It's about so much more than sugar skulls, though those certainly do figure into the celebrations...

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Italian "Day of the Dead" cookies?

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by julius_ii 11 years ago

When I lived in Italy, the first week of November (and especially November 1) was one of the best times of year for cookies. One of the real treats in Lombardy and Piedmont was "pan dei morti" ("br...

Dia de los Muertos / Day of the Dead goodies in Fairfield or Westchester?

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by adamclyde 11 years ago

OK, once a year at this time this is discussed on this board. But, as far as I've found, there's never been a satisfactory answer. And though some folks (me included) have found some bakeries with ...

Day of the Dead events

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by ac106 11 years ago

Heya all, Any Dia de los Muertos events coming up in or around Boston? Any place sell the suger skulls or pan de los muertos? Thanks!

Day of the Dead foods

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by mrwells925 11 years ago

Anyone know of a spot where I can get some traditional Mexican items related to Dia de los Muertos? I'm looking for the sugar skulls, some pan, candied pumpkin, and anything else related. And if th...

Dia de Los Muertos Festival, Fruitvale (Oakland) coming soon: Sun 10/26/08 10-5

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by hhc 11 years ago

I can't wait & plan to go this yr too. Previous reports can be found here: http://chowhound.chow.com/topics/453928 ----- Day of the Dead Festival Oakland, ca, Oakland

El Huarache Azteca, Oakland report w/ pics and Dia de Los Muertos Oakland Fruitvale

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by hhc 13 years ago

We went to Oakland's Fruitvale district to see the Dia de Los Muertos festival. We got there a bit after 10am and that's a good time to see everything without the crowds. Rworange asked before ...

Pan de Muertos (Day of the Dead Bread) sightings?

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by rworange 12 years ago

Panaderia Mi Guanajuato in Richmond is selling Pan de Muertos. It is basically a cinnamon sugar sweet roll with little bones decorating it ... 75 cents. Serranos Bakery in Richmond will be sel...

Pan de Muerto (Day of the Dead Bread) - Regional differences?

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by rworange 12 years ago

This was the year I decided to learn what Pan de Muertos was all about. In SF the only place that had a version similar to this Chow recipe was at the very Gringo Cheeseboard in the Gourmet Ghe...

help! need dia de los muertos treats in a few hours...

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by french roast 12 years ago

I'm going to a meeting early this afternoon, and I just got the idea to bring dia de los muertos treats for everyone. Not sure where to go to get them, but I know there have got to be some close so...

Day of the Dead

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by jenmari26 12 years ago

Does anyone know where I would (most likely) be able to at the last minute pick up sugar skulls and pan de muerte in the DC area? Thanks.

Mexican Bakery in New Rochelle for Day of the Dead goodies?

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by adamclyde 12 years ago

With day of the dead around coming up this weekend, I'm looking to find some good traditional day of the dead goodies to take home. In prior years, I've been to La Flor Bakery in Port Chester on da...

Jose's, Cambridge--Dia de los Muertos specials

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by Bluebell 12 years ago

For the first time in several years, the spouse and I went to Jose's. I knew it had changed ownership in the last few years, but we hadn't tried it. I was definitely pleasantly surprised. The seaso...

2007 - Oakland's Day of the Dead Festival on Sunday Oct 28th

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by rworange 12 years ago

Fruitvale along International Boulevard between Fruitvale Avenue and 40th Avenue and in the Fruitvale Village Plaza. Hours are 10am - 5pm It is the largest one-day Dia de los Muertos festival in...

Day of the Dead Festival in Fruitvale on Sunday

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by Dave MP 12 years ago

This Sunday is the Day of the Dead Festival in Fruitvale in Oakland. Here's a link to the site: http://www.unitycouncil.org/ddlm/index.htm I went last year, and enjoyed excellent pupusas (bes...

[DFW] Day of the Dead

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by Scott 14 years ago

Any suggestions on where to find good cakes and candies for Day of the Dead? Scott

What to Serve for Day of the Dead party?

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by Maya 12 years ago

We're throwing a large-ish -30-40 folks- cocktail party (not full dinner) soon with a Day of the Dead theme and don't have time to do a lot of cooking. So far I'm thinking al pastor tostadas,...

Drinks for Day of the Dead party?

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by Maya 12 years ago

We're throwing a large-ish (30-40 folks) cocktail party soon with a Day of the Dead theme Any recommendations for drinks would be very helpful (other than margaritas and aguas frescas), too. ...

Drinks for Day of the Dead party?

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by Maya 12 years ago

We're throwing a large-ish (30-40 folks) cocktail party soon with a Day of the Dead theme Any recommendations for drinks would be very helpful (other than margaritas and aguas frescas), too. ...

Dia de los Muertos - Best East Bay places for supplies?

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by Maya 12 years ago

Where are the best places in the Oakland/Berkeley area (or perhaps farther afield if really great) to get traditional Dia de los Muertos foodstuffs and decorations?

Dia de los Muertos

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by winebitch 12 years ago

Does anyone know where I can buy sugar skulls for Day of the Dead?