Facts About Mexico

About Mexico

Mexico has the mostly the same government as we do and they even have all the same three branches as we do legislative, executive, and judicial. Mexico's main language is mostly Spanish but there is so many different types of Spanish spoken in Mexico.

Facts About Mexico And The Food

Mexico's origin: Mexico

Hemisphere: North West

Latitude and Longitude f capital city: 23 N. 102 W.

Area of country: 1,964,375

Natural Resources: Petroleum, Silver, Copper, Gold, Lead, Zinc, Timber, and Natural Gas

Natural Hazards: Tsunamis, Volcanoes, Earthquakes, Hurricanes

Ethnic Groups: Hispanics

Major Cities: Mexico City, Tijuana, La Paz, Guadalajara, and Acapulco

Landforms/Terrain: Mexican Plateau, Sierra Madres

Population: 120,286,655

Climate: Tropical, Desserts

Name Of Food: Thres Leches or Milk Cake

Flag of Mexico which the eagle was found on the lake which now is on the flag and the lake is now Mexico City

Recipe

Recipe

1 1/2 cups all-purpose flour

  • 1 teaspoon baking powder

  • 1/2 cup unsalted butter

  • 1 cup white sugar

  • 5 eggs

  • 1/2 teaspoon vanilla extract

    • 2 cups whole milk

    • 1 (14 ounce) can sweetened condensed milk

    • 1 (12 fluid ounce) can evaporated milk

    • 1 1/2 cups heavy whipping cream

    • 1 cup white sugar

    • 1 teaspoon vanilla extract

    Description of food: This cake is made with three layers: Cake, filling, and topping

    Name, location & picture of the restaurant: In Austin and the name of the restaurant is called Pati's Mexican Table and the cost of the milk cake is $12.95

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