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A Tale of Two Enchiladas

Borunda’s Bar & Grill in Marfa, TX I was in Marfa, that West Texas town where Austin hipsters go to retire and the East Coast jet-set-art-set fly their private planes in for cocktail parties in rundown adobe houses. I pulled … Continue reading

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A Taxonomy of Tex-Mex

Larry’s Original Mexican Restaurant in Richmond, Texas One of the grand and admirable ambitions of the new El Real Tex-Mex Cafe is to promote the cuisine known as Tex-Mex. For most Houstonians and Texans in general, going out for “Mexican … Continue reading

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Bacon Wrapped Jalapenos at Burt’s Meat Market

Bacon Wrapped Jalapenos FTW, originally uploaded by houstonfoodie. In recognition of Robb Walsh’s review of Houston’s 5th Ward meat markets, here’s a pic I took of one of my favorite dishes of the visit — bacon wrapped jalapeno peppers from … Continue reading

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Best Food Writing: December 2008

National/International Africa’s hungry tribe: The Masai’s struggle to subsist Alex Renton — The Guardian Observer Just a reminder that not all food writing is about amuse bouches and sea urchin foam. A must read. Journeys – Le Tour du Chocolat … Continue reading

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Mexico’s Deli

The holy grail of a food blogger is to find and write about that one undiscovered restaurant about which no one else has ever written. It will have such great food and atmosphere that once your ground-breaking blog post is … Continue reading

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