Dia de los Muertos

Dia de los Muertos

I Ate My Way through Oaxaca with Instagram Legend Oaxacking

When I ask Omar Alonso his favorite thing about Día de los Muertos, the answer is easy: the food.
Dan Gentile
12.7.18
Animation

Pixar Released a Slapstick Short Film About a Dog and His Bone

Set in the world of their upcoming film 'Coco,' the short channels Chuck Jones' comedy of desire and pain.
Beckett Mufson
3.30.17
bread

'Pan de Muerto' Is as Macabre as It Is Delicious

The four strips of bread latticed across the top of the sweet bread roll are meant to symbolize the extremities of a corpse, and the ball of baked dough in the center of the bread resembles a human skull.
Javier Cabral
11.2.16
bread

Eat the Best 'Pan de Muertos' in Mexico for Day of the Dead

Every year during Dia de los Muertos, bakeries all over Mexico make 'pan de muertos,' (bread of the dead). These are the best in Mexico City.
Pablo Mata Olay
10.30.16
mexico

How To: Make Vegan Pan De Muerto

The vegan eaters/bike riders at Los Loosers in Mexico City give us their spin on the classic Día de los Muertos dish, and we can assure you it's to die for.
Munchies Staff
11.2.15
mexico city

How This Psychic Feeds the Dead

To honor the dead during Dia de los Muertos, one clairvoyant channels the dead with an altar of delicious food and beverages for deceased children and adults alike.
Erin Lee Holland
11.1.15
Make this

Make This Vegan Day of the Dead Bread All Year Long

"All of our lives, we've been told that pan de muerto can't be made without eggs, that the yeast cannot be activated properly without milk, and any bread without butter doesn't taste good," say Mariana Blanco and Yisus Pallares. "It's not true."
Munchies Staff
11.1.15
Art

Mexican Day of the Dead Celebrations Bring Creativity to Life

A celebration of mixing pre-Hispanic customs, like human sacrifice and Catholicism.
Luis Carreño
10.31.15
we saw this

Lila Downs, Death, and Celebrity Gravestones at Hollywood Forever's Dia de los Muertos

The largest Dia de los Muertos event in the country is a far cry from the money-grabbing appropriation of so-called Day of the Dead fests.
Afroxander
10.26.15
Art

A 30-Foot Skull Will Ignite Burning Man In A Blaze Of Projection Mapped Glory

We talked to the creators of "Shogyo Mujo," the most funded sculpture project in Kickstarter history, will light up Black Rock City later this month.
Matthew James Clarke
8.8.14
Design

Rare Screening: Charles and Ray Eames' 1957 Documentary On The Day of the Dead Festival

In honor of Dia de los Muertos, The Creators Project teams up with Eames Designs to bring you this fascinating short.
Laura Feinstein
11.1.13