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Spoonbread--High altitude adjustment?

by CWick 3 months ago

After ruining gingerbread today after forgetting to adjust the recipe for high altitude, I'd better check: does spoonbread need high-altitude adjustment? No flour and no rising agents, so I'd guess...

Road Trip! Where to eat?? Albuquerque, Las Vegas, Los Angeles, & San Francisco

by tupeloshoney 8 months ago

We are doing a cross country road trip from Alabama and I would like your "DO NOT MISS THIS" food suggestions for ALB, LAS, LAX and SFO. We are also going to the grand canyon, but I think we are v...

Frontier Restaurant Green Chile Sauce Recipe?

by brindledog 3 years ago

I need this recipe! Someone else posted this same topic 3 years ago and there was not response. Please, someone, give us a recipe! Last time I visited ABQ I purchased an extra suitcase just s...

Best spots for Central NM/ABQ-style New Mexican

by bigwheel042 7 months ago

Hi all, I'm going to be in Albuquerque in September and was wondering if there were any restaurants left still making what I've heard called "ABQ-style" New Mexican cooking, which is supposedly...

Good, plain buttermilk biscuits in Albuquerque?

by ninrn 8 months ago

Seems like no one from New Mexico uses this board any more, but I'll give it a shot anyway. I need to buy a dozen buttermilk biscuits. Does anyone know where to get them in Albuquerque? I don't wan...

Coffee Roaster in ABQ

by marelyisdead 8 years ago

Hello coffee hounds. Can you recommend a good roaster in ABQ? Preferably one that makes good espresso as well. Thanks in advance for your help.

Duke City Foodies, Where Are You?

by jmcooler 1 year ago

Consider this a call to action. I know Albuquerque is filled with Foodies like me. I'm Elite '17 on the Yelp Elite Squad for the city and Ive really enjoyed reading a lot of your reviews there. But...

Southern New Mexico in Albuquerque/Santa Fe

by Woofy 2 years ago

Is there any restaurant in Albuquerque or Santa Fe that serves Southern New Mexico style food - the stuff you get around Las Cruces or El Paso where red and green come more as sauces rather than ju...

Kombucha SCOBY - Anyone in Albuquerque/Santa Fe have some to share?

by ninrn 2 years ago

Hello, I'm very interested in making my own kombucha. Does anyone in the Albuquerque/Santa Fe area have a kombucha SCOBY (symbiotic culture of bacteria and yeast) you would be willing to share o...

Updated - My Albuquerque Pics

by DebitNM 10 years ago

Here is an updated list of my pics in Albuquerque. These are all places I have eaten at and consider my favorites. I have tried not to include any chains, but a couple of better ones are listed....

Lunch, good bakeries or ice cream spots between Denver and Albuquerque?

by khoffdenver 2 years ago

Will be driving Denver - Albuquerque and back over Labor Day weekend -- looking for suggestions for good modestly-priced lunch spots vaguely half-way between convenient to I-25. Something cafe or ...

The Shop - Promising New Cafe/Restaurant in Albuquerque

by ninrn 5 years ago

Had breakfast today at The Shop - Breakfast & Lunch in Nob Hill. It's on Monte Vista just north of Central (in that tiny plaza at the South-Eastern corner of the UNM Main Campus, where Girard, Cen...

Frontier Restaurant Green Chile Sauce Recipe?

by miss piggy 5 years ago

Anyone know the secret on how to recreate the deliciousness that comes out of the vats at Frontier in Albuquerque? Not the stew, but the sauce. Any help would be much appreciated!

Homecoming to ABQ: where I'm choosing to eat

by tenacity 3 years ago

Landed in ABQ after 8 months away, after living here for 17 years. Where did I go first? 1. El Comida Bueno in the airport, for the green chile stew. Not as hot as I wanted. 2. The Shop Breakfast...

When and where to go for pinenuts in New Mexico?

by alfredck 3 years ago

After years of thinking about it, my wife and I are planning to visit New Mexico in the fall. I would like to visit during pine nut season. When and where can they be purchased? Retail stores, f...

Amore Neapolitan Pizzeria, ABQ: real Neapolitan pizza has finally arrived in NM!

by finlero 3 years ago

So apparently 2013 was a banner year for authentic Italian food in ABQ, I just didn't find out until 2+ years later. That was the year Frost Gelato landed at ABQ Uptown, filling the gelato void to ...

Karibu Cafe - Good, homey East African and Caribbean food in Albuquerque

by ninrn 3 years ago

Karibu Cafe, on Eubank just north of Candelaria, is a really nice little restaurant serving simple, homey East African food, with a few Caribbean dishes thrown in for good measure. We went ther...

Le Troquet Opens in Albuquerque

by Clarky 4 years ago

Chef Jean-Pierre Gozard opened his new bistro Le Troquet in the Gold Avenue Corridor this week in downtown Albuquerque. Has anyone been yet and if so, how does the menu differ from his other resta...

A L T I T U D E cooking, baking, candy etc.

by bdladdy 3 years ago

Howdy, about ten years ago I moved to Albuquerque NM and live at 5,300 feet. Baked goods and candy seem to be a problem. Last night I over-baked a tart au citron in my new oven. The temp was accu...