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

by blue room 25 days ago

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


hirsheys commented 19 hours ago

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

by blue room 25 days ago

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

Berheenia commented 2 days ago

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

by blue room 25 days 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 13 days ago

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

by blue room 25 days ago

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

Caitlin McGrath commented 15 days ago

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

by blue room 1 month ago

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

blue room commented 25 days ago

Texmex (chile relleno)

by drbouba 3 months ago

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

askfoodbitch commented 3 months ago

California Mexican vs. Tex Mex?

by franknbeans 9 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...

DiningDiva commented 4 months ago

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

by Rodan 4 months 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 4 months ago

Tex-Mex/Mexican near DFW Airport

by exPat727 5 months 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 5 months ago

Old School Dallas Fort Worth Tex Mex Fajitas

by ohso 7 months 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 6 months ago

Where to buy great flour tortillas in Houston?

by jonanthebarbarian 10 months 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 7 months ago

Richardson/Plano Eats

by merrieg 10 months ago

Ignorant East Coaster here, going to be in the Richardson/Plano area for 2 nights soon. I'm looking for good BBQ and ...


mrandtx commented 10 months ago

[Burritos, Chipotle] Start a Tex-Mex Restaurant

by gmoon1905 11 months ago

Hi, I am a Korean guy who is thinking of starting a Tex-Mex restaurant in Korea with a concept like Chipotle, Moe`s...

Ttrockwood commented 11 months ago

Best Tex Mex in Atlanta

by veggiedoc 1 year ago

What's the best tex mex in ATL? El Azteca and Mi Cocina seem to be among the front runners, but wanted to get a gen...

ted commented 1 year ago

Need a Tex-Mex itinerary

by dwkayak 2 years ago

I will be between jobs come the end of the year and have some time to take a big road trip, visiting places I've want...


James Cristinian commented 1 year ago

Downtown Dallas advice needed for foodies

by nyperr 1 year ago

Two New Yorkers will be in downtown Dallas for 4 days and without a car but don't mind walking a mile or two. I am lo...


freebirds9455 commented 1 year ago

Authentic San Antonio

by agorenko 1 year ago

Hi all - I've read the posts from the previous year and noted some of the restaurants, but was hoping to get some gui...


San Antonio Sam commented 1 year ago

Houston Tex-Mex: Any Updates?

by FarmRaised 1 year ago

I know "Best Tex-Mex in Houston" is a popular and probably controversial topic, but the most recent posts on the subj...


Jaymes commented 1 year ago

Needed: typical recommendations, from a slightly different angle

by AlexRast 3 years ago

Hi, I'll be coming to Dallas at the beginning of August for a conference and am looking for recommendations. No doubt...

CatteNappe commented 1 year ago

Tex Mex in San Antonio?

by cherylmtl 3 years ago

While visiting Austin next week, we (hubby, 17-year-old son, and I) will be making a day trip to San Antonio, and are...


jrmstr33 commented 1 year ago