Tag: Peruvian

Peruvian Chicha Morada

Peruvian Chicha Morada

Unless you’ve traveled to Peru, chances are you have never tasted chicha morada. I have Erik Burmeister to thank for introducing me to this delicious Peruvian speciality. Chicha morada is a non-alcoholic Peruvian beverage made from purple corn called “maiz morado“.  “Chicha” is common in […]

“Changemaker” Series: MPCSD School Superintendent Erik Burmeister And His Peruvian Lomo Saltado

“Changemaker” Series: MPCSD School Superintendent Erik Burmeister And His Peruvian Lomo Saltado

Erik Burmeister is my featured Changemaker this month. Most in my local community already knows this dynamic community leader: Erik is the Menlo Park City School District‘s young and progressive Superintendent.  His vision for our schools is creative and thoughtful.  I had the pleasure of […]