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Guacamole Picado

February 9, 2011


Guacamole Picado is pretty the “classic” chunky guac that us Norteamericanos are familiar with.  Avocado, tomato, onion, chile, cilantro, and a healthy squeeze of lime.  With a dish this simple fresh ingredients make all the difference; unfortunately its January and the quality of produce available isn’t that great but we make do with what we have. So […]

Hommage to the Sonoran Hot Dog

January 24, 2011


The Sonoran Hot Dog is not found in Rick Bayless’ Authentic Mexican but its something I found too interesting to ignore.  As a displaced Chicagoan I feel like I know a thing or two about hot dogs and the Sonoran is definitely not the Chicago style dog I grew up with.  Exotic and beautiful, she is a […]

Guacamole de Tomate Verde

January 15, 2011


The last time I tried to make guacamole I failed miserably due to some bad avocados.  This time I some regular (non-organic) avocados from a different store and had much better results.  This recipe for Guacamole de Tomate Verde is basically Salsa Verde Cruda with the addition of mashed avocados. According to Chef Bayless the […]

Guacamole Picado – FAIL

January 9, 2011


Until a few days ago I had never bought organic avocados.  I’ve generally found organic produce to be of better quality than “normal” so I imagined these organic avocados to be the most silky, delicious, ones I’ve ever tasted… As I stated previously, I bought these avocados a few days ago and waited for them […]