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Tex Mex restaurant on Lavaca

by raj1 7 years ago

Does anyone remember the name of a restaurant on Lavaca that used to be in the El Mercado space? I believe they had a...


jbennjr commented 2 months ago


by Querencia 4 months ago

Oh my God, if you haven't ever made migas do it in the next five minutes. I had just come back from the farmers' mark...

Caitlin McGrath

Caitlin McGrath commented 4 months ago

California Mexican vs. Tex Mex?

by franknbeans 11 years ago

This is a bit of a thread jack, but what is the difference between Tex-Mex and California Mexican food? I have got i...


stratusphr commented 6 months ago

best cookbook on tex-mex/ mexican american ??

by j8715 8 years ago

I'm not even sure I am using the right term. I'm looking for a cookbook on the recognizable dishes in mexican-americ...


shanagain commented 8 months ago

A burritos on Long Island

by Gastronomos 1 year ago

After some nice taco at Nelly's in Hicksville, now that they focussed on the good stuff and eliminated the bad stuff,...


Motosport commented 1 year ago

Avocado substitute

by BroderX 1 year ago

I live in Norway. Right now, one ripe, large avocado will cost me $3,81, which is a bit pricey. But guacamole is just...


glbtrtr commented 1 year ago

Texan food in Downtown San Antonio

by Displaced Hoser 1 year ago

Hi all - I'm going to be at a conference in downtown San Antonio for a few days (at the Gonzalez Convention Center, s...


weegums commented 1 year ago

Mena's Tex-Mex - Carrollton

by ibobi 11 years ago

Just wanted to put a good word in for Mena's Tex Mex in Carrollton at the corner of Trinity Mills and Marsh (SE corne...


texmexgir commented 1 year ago

Stereotypic Texan/Austin Menu for Graduation party

by Epchan 1 year ago

Planning my son's HS graduation party. He is going to UT Austin (from Chicago, IL) and I'd like to serve some "typi...


medlar commented 1 year ago

February 2017 COTM: The Tex-Mex Cookbook --chapters 7 through 11 (reports)

by blue room 2 years ago

Post here for these chapters, please don't copy any recipes verbatim. Mex-Mex (126-137) Dulces and Desserts (145-...


EllenCooks commented 2 years ago

February 2017 COTM: The Tex-Mex Cookbook--Chapters 2 through 6 (reports)

by blue room 2 years ago

Post reports here, but please don't type recipes verbatim. Old-fashioned Breakfasts (24-37) Chili con Carne (48-6...


hirsheys commented 2 years ago

February 2017 Cookbook of the Month: The Tex-Mex Cookbook -- Reports

by blue room 2 years ago

Buenos días to all, this begins our Tex-Mex month. The food is very familiar to most of us (?) but this book is ...


DuffyH commented 2 years ago

February 2017 COTM: The Tex-Mex Cookbook -- chapters 12 through 14 (reports)

by blue room 2 years ago

Post your reports here, but please no verbatim recipes. Sizzling Fajitas (217-223) Frozen or On the Rocks? ...

Caitlin McGrath

Caitlin McGrath commented 2 years ago

February 2017 Cookbook of the Month: The Tex-Mex Cookbook, by Robb Walsh

by blue room 2 years ago

Our February book will be "The Tex-Mex Cookbook" by Robb Walsh, subtitled "A History in Recipes and Photos". Here's...

blue room

blue room commented 2 years ago

Texmex (chile relleno)

by drbouba 2 years ago

Will be in Dallas this weekend for family event, staying about 15 minutes north of downtown. What would be your top...


askfoodbitch commented 2 years ago

Houston - Best BBq/Tex-Mex Near Lancaster Hotel?

by Rodan 2 years ago

Hello, I'll be in Houston this weekend, staying at The Lancaster Hotel (701 Texas Ave.) I've heard the area vario...


Sonny1958 commented 2 years ago

Tex-Mex/Mexican near DFW Airport

by exPat727 2 years ago

I have an overnight layover next month at DFW airport, arriving around 9pm on a Friday night. Is there any place 10-...


thomkat113 commented 2 years ago

Old School Dallas Fort Worth Tex Mex Fajitas

by ohso 2 years ago

I'll be visiting the DFW metro plex and will have one or two opportunities to try a fajita. I'm looking for something...


thomkat113 commented 2 years ago

Where to buy great flour tortillas in Houston?

by jonanthebarbarian 2 years ago

I'm a Houstonian living in the untamed wilderness that is the world outside Texas. I'll be back in the Bayou City for...


medlar commented 2 years ago

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