Mexican

Follow Me Foodie to Mexico! (Dining in Mexico City & Oaxaca)

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It wasn’t my first time in Mexico, but it was my first time in the non-touristy places. It sounds silly, but I felt like I was visiting “legit” Mexico. Visiting Mexico City and Oaxaca felt like validation, especially for a “foodie”. I went for culinary growth and interior Mexico was the perfect place to start.

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Top 50 Most Memorable/BEST Dishes Internationally/Globally

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This year Follow Me Foodie included Follow Me Foodie to Toronto, Lummi Island (twice), San Francisco (twice), Tofino, Seattle, Whistler, Calgary, Yukon Territories, Hong Kong (Round 3), Japan (Tokyo and Kyoto), and Mexico (Mexico City and Oaxaca).

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Follow Me Foodie to the Yukon Territories! (Bakeries and Restaurants in Whitehorse) – Part 2/2

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In my short stay I managed to try their most locally recommended bakeries and restaurants. By “most locally recommended” I mean in the first 2 days I had at least a few recommendations for them from locals. I almost thought there were only 6 restaurants in town. These bakeries and restaurants were likely the “top” in their respective category.

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Khatsahlano! Music + Art Festival – The Follow Me Foodie Food Preview in Kitsilano!

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Follow Me Foodie to the Khatsahlano! Music + Art Festival on Saturday July 13! Tomorrow! I was invited to a media dine around previewing the street food at Khatsahlano! Music + Art Festival. Merchants will be featuring popular favourites from their restaurants and food will be available for sample and purchase.

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Tacos in The Mission: El Gallo Giro Taco Truck & La Taqueria – San Francisco, CA

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First off, there is a lot more to Mexican food than tacos and burritos, but I had to narrow my focus. Not having a taco in The Mission would be like skipping a croissant in Paris, so I committed to tacos on this occasion. A taco sounds like a simple thing, equivalent to the American sandwich, but there are things to consider when “judging” them.

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Authentic Tacos in The Mission: El Gallo Giro Taco Truck in San Francisco, CA

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If you’re looking for authentic Mexican tacos with homestyle recipes then this is the spot. They were no-fuss tacos at extremely affordable prices and they make all the marinades in house. It could get better than this, but I was quite satisfied having this as my one experience for authentic Mexican tacos in the Mission. Mission completed… for now.

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