Tomatillo Shredded Chicken Taco Recipe I have another great taco recipe for everyone using a common Mexican food staple, the tomatillo. The tomatillo is an interesting ingredient, it comes in its own wrapper, a sort of paper like husk, peeling the husk reveals a fragrant green fruit. A relative of another fruit, the tomato, (yes… Continue reading Tomatillo Shredded Chicken Taco Recipe
Grilled Fish TacosI recently prepared a beer battered fish taco recipe but I wanted to offer an even healthier option with a grilled Baja style fish cod taco recipe. This taco recipe is naturally high protein and low in fat with Cod having 5 grams of protein and 0.2 grams of fat per ounce. I… Continue reading Grilled Fish Tacos Recipe
Finally some authentic Mexican tacos in the Mile Square City of Hoboken, NJ. Newly opened 3 months ago in Hoboken is Pico Taco, find them at 70 Hudson St. in Hoboken at the former Green Rock Tap & Grill location. The building has been painted in a clean white exterior. The interior is clean and… Continue reading Pico Taco – Hoboken, NJ
Checking out the New Kids on the Block in Jersey City New Jersey on the first Taco Tuesday of June. First off, a great location next to Jersey City landmark Torico Ice Cream, stop in there after or hell...before your tacos. Friendly faces and amazing ice cream can be found across the street. So the… Continue reading Tacoria – Jersey City, NJ
While away in Miami, I had the chance to try some amazing Cuban food, and some Venezuelan Arepas, but of course I took 15 minutes to hunt down these tacos at El Taquito Mexican Grill in Coconut Grove. Check out this awesome little spot, a great spot for some grab and go tacos. Watch the… Continue reading El Taquito Mexican Grill – Miami, Florida
After craving some tacos (as I always do) a few of my coworkers and I entered the words "tacos" in a local search and found El Tio Tacos in the Union City and West New York area. El Tio Taco is located in a predominantly Hispanic community, this local taco spot was lively for 1… Continue reading El Tio Taco – West New York, NJ
Are tacos bad for you? The humble ever versatile taco often gets a bad rap, while yes some traditional Mexican tacos are not the most healthiest often cooked with lard. However the more well known tacos are pretty healthy, and while I would never recommend a daily diet that revolves around Taco Bell and Chipotle,… Continue reading Are Tacos Bad for You?
What proceeds are ramblings on tacos: So upscale/gourmet vs casual Mexican, what's better and yes it's only my opinion. Like trying to make a gourmet hot dog, a real street taco loses its appeal and simplicity. A classic taco consists of meat, cilantro and onions. Tacos often are double wrapped in tortillas; most people think… Continue reading Upscale Mexican vs Casual Taco Spots