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Thursday, October 5th, 2023

As the summer sun gracefully yields to the cooler breeze of autumn, Southern New Mexico undergoes a magical transformation. The arid landscape, adorned with its unique flora and rich cultural tapestry, becomes a canvas of warm hues and festive traditions. Let’s explore the enchanting fall season in Southern New Mexico, […]

Thursday, June 22nd, 2023

Pistachios aren’t just for snacking! Discover a variety of creative and delicious ways to use pistachios in cooking and baking, such as in pesto, salad dressings, desserts, and more.   Pistachios can add a delightful crunch and a unique flavor to a wide range of dishes. Here are some creative […]

Wednesday, June 14th, 2023

Chocolate holds significant cultural importance in various societies around the world. From its origins in Mesoamerica to its widespread popularity today, chocolate has been integrated into numerous traditions, celebrations, and cuisines. Let’s explore its cultural significance in different cultures. Mesoamerican Cultures: Chocolate has its roots in ancient Mesoamerican civilizations such […]

Tuesday, June 21st, 2022

As the summer continues, the forecast remains the same. Today’s weather is hot, tomorrow’s weather is hot, and next week’s weather… probably hot? Thank goodness for the genius who invented iced coffee! For those of us who need that morning pick-me-up but can’t imagine sipping piping hot bean water when […]

Wednesday, May 11th, 2022

At Heart of the Desert, we are passionate about our pistachios and wine, but we can’t start our day without the rich flavor of a good cup of coffee, especially when it’s infused with our favorite flavors. Recently, we introduced you to some of the amazingly unique Flavors of New […]