Cristina Potters Author's Instagram Author's Twitter Author's Pinterest Author's Website Title: Food Expert Education: University of Louisville, Gonzaga University Location: Morelia, Michoacán, Mexico Expertise: Mexican food, Mexican cuisine, Traditional Mexican Food, Travel Cristina Potters is an expert on Mexican foods and cuisines with more than 40 years of experience. She’s the owner of Mexico Cooks, a website dedicated to sharing traditional Mexican dishes. She travels throughout Mexico studying traditional and regional specialties. As a writer, she also translates recipes and contributes to Better Homes & Gardens, Culinarybackstreets.com, and other sites.HighlightsStudies traditional Mexican cuisineOwner of Mexico CooksLeads food tour groups through MichoacánSpeaks at events about Mexico’s regional cuisines and culture Experience Passionate about authentic Mexican food, Cristina has lived and worked in Mexico for decades. She is a food writer and owner of Mexico Cooks, a blog dedicated to sharing traditional Mexican dishes. She’s also well-versed in Mexican culture and what makes each region unique. She’s a public speaker who shares stories about the different regions and the traditional cuisines found throughout Mexico.Fluent in both Spanish and English, Cristina also translates recipes and contributes to both Mexican and American food magazines and websites. Cristina has contributed to Better Homes & Gardens, Culinarybackstreets.com, and many other publications.She also hosts culinary travel tours of Michoacán, taking guests off the beaten path to experience an authentic Mexican food market and to have dinner in the homes of traditional Mexican cooks. Education Cristina got her undergraduate degree at the University of Louisville and did post-graduate work at Gonzaga University. About Better Homes & Gardens Better Homes & Gardens, a Dotdash Meredith Brand, is the only iconic home brand with a 100+ year history of providing trustworthy and achievable ideas for all doers and home-enthusiasts. We are the go-to resource for fresh takes on home, food, and gardening—inspiring people to bring their dreams to life at home on special occasions and every day. BHG reaches 45 million readers each month. Learn more about us and our editorial process.