Van camp's ad
Van Camp's ad (about 1950)
Coll. Agropolis-Museum/Inv. 97.1.289

The marketing policy of some global food companies has developed
a style of international cooking known as "Tex Mex".
It is often just a caricature of mexican culinary style.
The latter clearly includes a festive element and is
characterized by plain dishes based on food like beans.