Cuisine: Mexican

Cook Time: N/A

Serves: 2

Quick Bites

Fun Fact
  1. It is believed that it is important to sing while making the tamales so that they don't get sour. 
  2. It is considered that the person who eats a tamale that is stuck at the bottom of the pot would be tortured by a curse.
Historical Fact
  1. The origin of tamales can be traced back to the Aztecs, who made tamales for a festival to celebrate the birth of the corn god and Izcalli to pay respects to the fire god. 
  2. Tamale comes from the Nahuatl word 'tamalli', which means wrapped. 
Nutrition Fact
  1. It helps in regulating blood sugar and cholesterol levels, improves gut health, and promotes weight loss.
  2. It promotes healthy skin and is suitable for your nerves.