Category Archives: Mexican

The Taco Truck Brings Authentic Mexican to Boston

The taco takeover continues with the the newest meels-on-wheels to hit the hungry streets of Boston — The Taco Truck. Orginating in Hoboken, NJ, the green-friendly company just opened up it’s first mobile establishment here, making it the third location under the brands umbrella. (They also … Continue reading

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10 Things You Should Know About Lone Star Taco Bar

My taco obsession has got a little out of hand in the last few weeks. Between a recent road trip through Arizona and New Mexico (where I ate nothing but tacos), the usual frequent trips to Villa Mexico (it’s on my … Continue reading

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The Painted Burro | Davis Sq.

I recently did a post on Chowdown Beantown about the new taco spot in Davis, The Painted Burro, and wanted to share the photos with you guys as well. The drinks were great (plenty of mezcal!!) and the atmosphere was fun and … Continue reading

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Frontera Grill | Chicago, Il

Along with the obligatory deep dish, we also hit up another Chicago classic on our road trip, Frontera Grill. This place (or any other Rick Bayless spot for that matter) is an absolute must on any trip to Chi-town. For … Continue reading

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Food Porn Friday | Al Pastor at America’s Tacos | Tempe, AZ

When we finally made it to Arizona on our road trip the only thing I ate for all five days was tacos. I couldn’t help it, they were amazing EVERYWHERE, and served in some places until 3am. This particular spot, … Continue reading

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Food Porn Friday | Breakfast of Champions | Agave in NYC

Breakfast burritos and bottomless cocktails is the name of the game at Agave in New York’s West Village, which is where my friends and I found ourselves nursing our hangovers a couple Saturdays ago. You don’t actually have to order … Continue reading

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Just Add Poe Dinner Party

Let me just start my saying this is the most overdue post in the history of the world (<–fact). A few months ago, Jacki and I did a dinner with Chef Brian Poe of The Rattlesnake. His fusion of non-traditional ingredients into Mexican food … Continue reading

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Casa Romero | Old School Mexican Goodness | Back Bay

Mexican food is a long running obsession of mine, so when Lolita, Temazcal, El Centro and Papagayo opened last year I was so overwhelmed with new spots to try that I sadly lost touch with my original Mexican go-to, Casa … Continue reading

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Southwestern Stuffed Acorn Squash

When I was in Whole Foods the other day, the huge display of acorn squash caught my eye. I love seasonal produce and oddly shaped gourds, so I got it and headed to the interwebz for some cooking inspiration. As … Continue reading

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Food Porn Friday | Al Pastor Taco | Anna’s Taqueria

It’s about time we recognize a Boston classic, Anna’s Taqueria. Every time I’m out of town and tell someone I live in Boston, they ask if I’ve been to Anna’s. Every single time. It happens more often than asking about … Continue reading

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