Authentic Mexican recipes, the entire cuisine in fact, was added to UNESCO's list of "intangible cultural heritage" last month!
The United Nations Educational, Scientific and Cultural Organization just added 46 new items to the Representative List of the Intangible Cultural Heritage. Things, they said, that are cultural treasures worth preserving. Among them was Spanish flamenco, traditional gastronomic meal of the French and traditional Mexican cuisine.
This is a big time indeed for the Mexican food world!