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Old 10-22-2009, 01:50 AM   #1
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What is your favorite Mexican/Tex-Mex food???

I want to find out what favorite Mexican/Tex-Mex food or recipe...im planning to compile a list so that I can incorporate it in my aunt's menu in her restobar....any suggestions will do


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Old 10-22-2009, 06:56 AM   #2
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Favorite Mexican: Carnitas or Carne Asada. Perfect Carnitas almost crispy outside and fall apart tender inside. Carne Asada seasoned and cooked over an open fire.

Favorite Tex-Mex: Carne Guisada

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Old 10-22-2009, 09:22 AM   #3
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Chile Relleno (con queso; no carne)
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Old 10-22-2009, 09:22 AM   #4
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Fish tacos!
burritos made with small chunks of slow cooked beef in a savory enchilada sauce!
Chili rellenos stuffed with cheese and ground beef!

Now I'm hungry....

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Old 10-22-2009, 09:26 AM   #5
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Beef fajitas! Delicious!
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Old 10-22-2009, 12:04 PM   #6
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I'm a sucker for a good cheese enchilada, verde or red. With a side of rice and beans. With a splotch of sour cream on top of all three ;) And a good margarita...chips and lots of mild chunky salsa. That's a perfect mexican dinner for me.

I have only eaten Tex Mex once, not sure what I had, I think it was a ground beef steak of some sort, with sauce on top. I wasn't impressed.
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Old 10-22-2009, 12:22 PM   #7
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Without a doubt, my favorite is chili rellanos (with the seeds removed!)

But for a snack, I can eat my weight in shredded beef and cheese taquitos.

Good luck to your aunt and her restobar.
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Old 10-22-2009, 08:30 PM   #8
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Fajitas Texanas. Yum!
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Old 10-22-2009, 10:43 PM   #9
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fish tacos, hands down.
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Old 10-23-2009, 12:51 AM   #10
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Originally Posted by GrillingFool View Post
as an aside, what the heck is a "restobar"? Sounds like the opposite of an energy bar to me, LOLOL

UPdate to add a definition found on the web:

It is a meaningless term, like "appie" for appetizer, coined to attempt to make a restaurant with a bar sound like something new and cutting edge.

Fear any restobar, because if they need a new word, their food is probably third rate.

Okayyyyy then.

A restobar is a restaurant not only that has good food but also good drinks...its a popular term in the Philippines in which a place not only serves full course meals but can also be a place that serves alcohol and where you can hear good live music

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