Category Archives: Food

Quick! Someone Tell Fresh&Co this is NOT what Poblano Food Looks Like

If you happen to walk around New York City these days, you’ll likely find huge signs advertising the latest “vegan” creation from Fresh&Co.: The Puebla Vegan Grilled Cheese, a “black bean & corn salad, smashed avocado, vegan cheese sandwich on sourdough bread.” … Continue reading

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NYC’s Newest Mexican Eatery Features a $5 Camote. I’ll Pass

Via: Gothamist

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Oct. 4 is National Taco Day AND Vodka National Day. I’m Happy

Only in America, the land of opportunities -and government shutdowns- you can have a yummy, double celebration which looks to have been conceived specifically with this blogger in mind. Today is National Taco Day AND National Vodka Day, so please … Continue reading

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Taco Bell’s Biscuit Taco Proves There’s no Hope in Humanity

And just when I thought the height of ridiculousness had been reached with the Quesarito and the Frito-stuffed Chicken Enchilada Melt, comes the Biscuit Taco, a breakfast concept being tested in -where else?- California. A company briefing describes the Biscuit Taco as a … Continue reading

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Sam Walton Did Business with my Relatives in Latin America

Hat tip: @NorbertoBogard

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Coffee Mate’s ‘Latin-Inspired Products’ Include Hot, Steamy ‘Abuelita’ -Of Course

Not to be outdone by the likes of Mattel and Oscar Mayer with their Latin-inspired dolls and Hispanic-targeted cold cuts, Nestlé’s Cofee Mate is launching a series of “Latin-inspired products” and promoting them on Twitter with a super inventive Latin handle: #LatinTouch. Here’s one of … Continue reading

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Someone has Made an Avocado Rendering of the Botched Ecce Homo Restoration

In addition to reproducing Cecilia Jimenez ruined artistic recreation of a 19 century fresco of Jesus, this prolific avocado artist has also some interesting renderings of Monalisa, The Joker and Gokú, among others. From now on, I’ll be referring to this thing as AguacARTE. … Continue reading

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