Mexican Food

Chipotle is facing a reckoning — and I saw why it may never again be the chain it once was

• <b>Chipotle has had a rough two years marked by E. coli scares and lackluster menu additions.</b>• <b><br>The chain's efforts to turn things around have yet to really work.</b>• <b><br>Chipotle still has a ways to go before it turns things around — if it can.</b><p>It's been a bumpy ride for Chipotle.<p>The chain's reputation has never …

Business

Cool Ranch potatoes and Gordita Stuffing: Taco Bell's Thanksgiving dinner

Thanksgiving meal prep can get pretty stressful. That's why we have Friendsgiving, a nice precursor to the holiday spent with our closest pals. Everyone brings a dish or two, so no one has do the majority of the legwork.<p>But apparently we're not that tight with Taco Bell.<p>The fast food chain made our …

Thanksgiving

Tacos de Chilorio

I cannot wait for Coco to finally be in theaters next week. I’ve been listening to the soundtrack all week in anticipation and its brought back so …

Recipes

How to Make the Best Breakfast Taco | The Art of Manliness

I’m sorry biscuits. I’ve been cheating on you. No longer am I stuffing you full of bacon, eggs, and cheese, or slathering you with sawmill gravy. …

Breakfast

Twice-Baked Potatoes with Chipotle and Chorizo

Directions<p>1. Heat the oven to 400F. Rinse and scrub the potatoes and bake them on a rimmed sheet for 45 minutes to 1 hour, until they’re tender. Pull …

Recipes

Recipe: Beer and Chili Glazed Oyster Tostada with Four Winds Pale Ale

Although born in Mexico, La Mezcaleria’s chef Mariana Gabilondo has spent more than half her life in Canada. The flavours of the West Coast provide a …

Recipes

Hastings' La Taqueria Closing Nov. 24 for Renovations, Reopening in January

The GOODS from La Taqueria<p><b>Vancouver, BC</b> | La Taqueria’s first location on Hastings street will close for renovations on November 24th as the space …

Lifestyle (Canada)

10 min Mexican chicken tortilla soup

<b>INGREDIENTS</b><p>1 pound chicken breasts, diced, skin and bones removed<br>1 15 ounce can black beans, drained and rinsed<br>1 15 ounce can white beans, drained …

Recipes

Four Years In, HomeState Makes Plans for More Breakfast Tacos Across L.A.

Queso is as much a thread in the fabric of Austin’s food scene as the city's ubiquitous and beloved breakfast taco (which is actually from San …

Los Angeles

Taco Cabana introduces Horchata Margarita

SAN ANTONIO - Taco Cabana unveiled its holiday-themed new margarita just in time for Christmas.<p>The “Horchata Margarita" is a blend of Horchata, …

Recipes

How To Make Chicken Tacos

<b>Recipe Makes: 12 tacos | Prep Time: 12 minutes | Cook Time: 10 minutes</b><p><b>INGREDIENTS:</b><p>2 lbs. boneless, skinless chicken breasts, cut into 2-inch strips<p>2 …

Chicken Recipes

Chipotle Is Giving Away Free Chips & Guac or Queso

At this point, Chipotle’s strategy of luring you into its restaurants with free food is anything but new. However, the burrito empire’s latest deal …

Burritos

Creamy Cashew Black Bean Mushroom Enchiladas

Ingredients<p>1/2 cup soaked cashews (soak for at least 1 hour, then drain)<br>• 2 cups black beans, cooked<br>• 1/3 cup water<br>• 1 teaspoon olive oil<br>• 1/4 red onion, …

Recipes

The 11 things Californians are snobs about

Californians are a pretty relaxed bunch, after all, why wouldn’t we be with 360 days of sunshine and 840 miles of coastline? However, our home state …

Death Valley

Black Bean and Kale Enchiladas

Black Bean and Kale Enchiladas are rich with sauce, taste and texture. I love these Black Bean and Kale Enchiladas on a cold Saturday evening with a …

Recipes

How to Season Pinto Beans

Pinto beans are a tasty and nutritious type of bean with a speckled red and tan exterior. Whether you like to eat your pintos in chili, burritos, or …

Recipes

London Larder: The Cool Chile Co.'s tortillas

What's the product?<p>Tortillas, made in Kensal Green from freshly ground white and blue masa harina corn by a machine that goes by the name El …

Chile

Roasted Poblano Lime Crema for Taco Night

Roasted Poblano Lime Crema<p>Votes: 0<br>Rating: 0<br>You:<p>Rate this recipe!<p>Print Recipe<p>Add to Shopping List<p>This recipe is in your Shopping List<p>Add to Meal …

Recipes

Easy Chicken Tortilla Soup Recipe

Easy chicken tortilla soup -this recipe is made in ONE pot and so delicious! Always a crowd pleaser and taste great loaded with cheese, avocado and …

Recipes

How-To: Make Carne Asada with Taqueria La Cumbre

Eddie Duran of San Francisco's Taqueria La Cumbre explains the secrets behind perfectly grilled carne asada, which he sears and then serenades with a guitar.<p>Are you a Taco Tuesday fan? You'll want to check out Eddie Duran's carne asada recipe. From the busy Taqueria La Cumbre in San Francisco's …

San Francisco

Mi Tocaya Antojeria Is Redefining Mexican Food, One Small Plate at a Time

T hree years ago, Diana Dávila made the decision to dedicate her life to cooking Mexican food. She had just returned to her hometown of Chicago after …

Restaurants

Atla Is the Mexican Café You'll Want to Eat at for Every Meal

T here are a growing number of “one-night stand” restaurants -- or more accurately, “one-meal stand” restaurants -- specializing in gimmicky foods …

Restaurants

How to Make Authentic Refried Beans

• <b>To cook the beans:</b> Place 1 pound (2 1/2 cups) pinto beans in a Dutch oven or heavy stockpot in water to cover and bring to a boil. Reduce heat and …

Recipes

How to spot a fake Mexican restaurant

Shutterstock<p>When it comes to authentic cuisine, Mexican food (much like Chinese food) has taken a hit thanks to Americanized versions that have …

Restaurants

Snacks Made Easy: Spicy Refried Bean Dip

• 2 cans refried beans (about 15 ounces each)<br>• 1 envelope taco seasoning mix<br>• 1/2 cup onion (chopped)<br>• 2 cups Monterey Jack cheese (shredded or a Mexican …

Recipes

Eat This: Tacos at Muchacho

The newly opened coffee shop brings quick, fresh tacos to Memorial Drive<p>Photograph by Jennifer Zyman.<p>Memorial Drive isn’t known to have an abundance …

Atlanta

You'll find authentic Mexican fare with flair at this terrific new spot

The owners named their restaurant after one of their favorite Springsteen songs

Restaurants

Suspected robber runs into victim behind Chipotle counter months later

A Chipotle customer chose the wrong person to order from — his alleged victim from a robbery almost six months ago, cops said.<p>Accompanied by a young …

Crime

Taste-Off: The best enchilada sauces — and the muckiest of the lot

Great filling, perfectly fried tortillas and top-notch cheese may be key ingredients in an enchilada. But they take a back seat to the real star: the …

San Francisco Bay Area

How to Make a Copycat Taco Bell Naked Egg Taco

Go tortilla-less, if you dare<p>Waiting in line (or in a line of cars at the drive-through) isn’t exactly how I want to spend my mornings. I also don’t …

Brunch