Oaxaca inaugurates Tamal and Tejate Fair

Oaxaca (Notimex) - The Tamal and Tejate Fair was inaugurated in the city of Oaxaca by the state's tourism ministry. 

The event offers visitors varieties of traditional tamales and tejate, a maize and cacao beverage, as well as other traditional foods from the region. 

The fair was inaugurated by the Women's Union of Tejate Producers, and local state authorities. 

The tamales on offer have fillings including mole, beans and grasshoppers. 

The fair is part of the broader Guelaguetza festivities, an annual cultural event showcasing the state of Oaxaca's traditional culture and gastronomy. 

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