Category Archives: Gorditas

Taqueria Cristina Surprises The Hell Out Of Me

by Steven Doyle

I had to stop in Taqueria Cristina this week if for no other reason than to sample their black bean dip served with the complimentary chips and salsa. The chips are forgettable, but they are more than redeemed once you sample the very spicy and very smoky salsa; but oh that black bean dip. It is not thick or chunky, but instead smooth and velvety with a huge power punch of flavor.    Continue reading


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Gorditas Are The New Black

by Steven Doyle

From a tiny cake of masa harina comes the perfect alternative to your daily taco: the gordita. It has been my ongoing pursuit of happiness to elevate the gordita to a fashionable status with mixed results.  The gordita can take on the same fillings as any taco with the added bonus of more flavor from the grilled masa.  Continue reading

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