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13. Lightening Strikes

We found a spotlessly clean taquería perched on a platform of concrete raised up perhaps three feet above the pedestrian mall with thatched umbrellas shading a collection of very tall, very tiny round tables. 442 more words

Oaxaca

La Lupe Cantina

In the much homier part of Bushwick, next to the Myrtle Broadway intersection, which if not an aorta is one of the more important vessels of the city — at least not one you’d want cut—, La Lupe Cantina sticks out. 424 more words

Bushwick

Tacos Al Pastor and Gwen Stefani's Misery

Wow what a fun and busy last month it has been.

I am so happy to report that I could cross off another item on my bucket list – Niagara Falls. 1,238 more words

Pork

Warm smell of carnitas

When it comes to misheard song lyrics, one of my best faux pas has to be singing along to Hotel California while hungry. The familiar guitar riff intro to the ballad by the Eagles is just simply too enticing not to make you want to sing along. 353 more words

Recipes

Guacamole's Fresh Mexican Grill

It’s hard to believe it today, but McDowell Road was once known as Phoenix’s “Miracle Mile.” The arterial street was home to the first major shopping district outside of Downtown Phoenix. 934 more words

Tacos

Taco Cravings - Al Pastor

We celebrated Cinco de Mayo last week.  Normally that’s a day I will wait among the crowds to have a delicious Mexican meal and maybe a margarita or two.  628 more words

Comfort Food

Karl’s al Pastor Taco Salad with Hot-Pan Salsa

I had bought meat to make tacos al pastor for dinner, but Jan said wanted something lighter—code word “salad.” A few weeks ago, I made a chicken taco salad that was a raging success, a dish sure to become a regular family meal. 17 more words