Tag: tacos

Recipes

Oaxacan Mole Braised Beef

I’m not a butcher, but I’ve hung around Bolyard’s Meat enough to consider myself a meat journeyman. I’ve learned by watching, not doing. Can I break down a cow? No. Can…

Dining Out: St. Louis

Publico’s Happy Hour

“The Mini-Taco Chronicles” INT. HIGH SCHOOL CAFETERIA, ST. LOUIS, MO – 2005 A young Spencer stands in line in his school’s cafeteria, anxiously awaiting his turn to have…

Best Of

The Force is Strong With These…

I love the excitement of eating at a restaurant I haven’t been to before. I usually have at least some idea of what to expect, but it isn’t until…

Best Of

The Guide to Eating Like a King

With all “best of 2015” lists, what I’m really talking about are my favorites. These aren’t the 15 most technical or expensive dishes I ate this year. Some…

Dining Out: St. Louis

Lunch Pick: La Tejana Taqueria

I have a tendency to get obsessed—with a specific dish, a restaurant, a chef, or, more often, a cuisine. A few weeks back, I watched a video of chef…

Dining Out: St. Louis

Taqueria Durango

I asked you for hole in the wall restaurant recommendations and since Taqueria Durango popped up more than once, I went. I listen because I care. Like so…

Dining Out: St. Louis

Las Palmas Mexican Restaurant

As my friends, family and coworkers can attest, I can be indecisive when it comes to picking where to eat. I don’t want to waste a meal. I…