Category

Mexican

Pastor Mexico City

El Huequito Taco Sencillo (Dose of Vitamin P)

My Club Tengo Hambre tour of Mexico City’s Centro Historico with host Mariana Goméz Rubio started at Palacio de Bellas Artes. From there, we navigated one market and made six notable street food stops,...
Crab Mexico City

Maximo Bistrot Local Stone Crab Claws (Food of the Week)

Maximo Bistrot Local frequently makes Mexico City’s dining guides and even rated #20 on Latin America’s 50 Best Restaurants List 2018, but it took a more personal exploration of Chef Eduardo García’s small Roma...
Mexican Food Los Angeles

Mercado Chile Verde Estilo Arco Iris (Dose of Vitamin P)

Cocinas y Calaveras founder Jesse Gomez and chef/partner Jose Acevedo opened a new Pasadena branch of Mercado at The Commons on South Lake in April 2018. The journey is full-circle for Gomez, who worked...
Mexican Food Los Angeles

Mariscos El Bigotón Pastelaso (Food of the Week)

El bigotón is a man with a big mustache, and Edgar Sanchez’s grandfather fits the description. A logo depicting an anchor with a thick mustache and nautical knot honors his nickname at Mariscos El...
Taco Los Angeles

La Huesuda Tacos La Costilla Taco (Dose of Vitamin P)

Craft breweries rarely serve food, and since food has been known to keep people in front of pints longer, they provide a platform for food trucks and chefs who set up stands to sell...
Pork Chop Los Angeles

Verlaine Pork Chop (Dose of Vitamin P) [CLOSED]

Considering the incredible culinary pedigree of Ensenada born chef Diego Hernandez,Angelenos seemed a bit surprised his food wasn’t more overtly Mexican when he and partners opened Verlaine earlier this year across from Cedars-Sinai Medical...