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The New York City mini restaurant chain Toloache recommends three orders of Tacos de Chapulines for a party of 10. Your mileage may vary. [Video by Keziah Tutu for Pavement Pieces.]

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La Cocina — an observational documentary — is by Bad Barista Films. [Mas…]

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Director Darren Bachynski turned Charlie Demers’ live comedy routine about a Nazi’s trip to a taco truck into a cartoon video. [NSFW F-bomb.]

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POCHO amigo Arnie Bermudez’ new cartoon series follows events at your favorite local taqueria, SARAPE’s GRILL. Let’s take a look as Tio Sarape reveals his latest plans…. [Mas…]

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Let’s get real – canned menudo is way better than your abuela’s

by Carlos Aguilar March 30, 2018 Cultura
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I’d rather eat canned menudo than whatever is cooking in your kitchen. I said it and I don’t regret it. The reasons are simple and clear; here are four:

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VIDEO: Excuse me, Mr. Mariachi, but it’s ‘Taco Tuesday’

by Barney Asada March 27, 2018 Cartoons
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That time El Mariachi met El Taquero on Taco Tuesday. [Video by Dylan Carrow.]

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La Cucaracha: That Frida Kahlo Barbie Doll sure looks hungry (toon)

by Lalo Alcaraz March 22, 2018 Cartoons
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VIDEO: How to humanely wrap your elephant seal like a burrito in a wet towel

by Chale Knickerbocker March 22, 2018 Cultura
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Wrapping your elephant seal in a “burrito wrap” is much easier if you wet the towels first. Also, don’t sit on his flippers. [Video by Stan Jensen.]

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You never know what will happen next at SARAPE’s GRILL! (toons)

by Comic Saenz March 15, 2018 Cartoons
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POCHO amigo Arnie Bermudez has started up a new cartoon series set at your favorite local taqueria, SARAPE’s GRILL. Let’s take a look, shall we?

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In Miami, this San Diego homie keeps it real at ‘The Taco Stand’ (video)

by Andalé Mono March 14, 2018 Cultura
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Lookin good in Miami! San Diego pocho Fernando Mendez keeps it real at The Taco Stand, 313 NW 25th St., where, apparently “raza” means “squad.” The taqueria has 5 stars on Yelp!

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This is how they make a basic, everyday burrito in Art School (videos)

by Barney Asada March 13, 2018 Cultura
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For David Tang’s and Justin Ye’s final stop-motion project at [school unknown] they made this Fantasy Burrito. It would go great with this fantasy stop-motion guacamole, we’re so sure:

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La Cucaracha: The Taco Nazi will NOT serve ammosexuals (toon)

by Lalo Alcaraz March 12, 2018 Cartoons
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Tired of standing over a hot comal, flipping tortillas? We’ve got robots!

by Barney Asada March 9, 2018 Cultura
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A middle class Anglo family, tired of Mom’s home cooking, join la revolución with the help of an electric tortilla toaster.

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Video Recipe: Delicious crispy cricket tacos (tacos de grillos)

by Barney Asada March 6, 2018 Cultura
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Would you eat tacos made from crickets (grillos)? How about grasshoppers (chapulines)? Why not? Don’t be squeamish. Crickets are kosher, you know! PREVIOUSLY ON CHAPULINES:

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La Cucaracha: Tacos, SI! Guns, NO! (toon)

by Lalo Alcaraz March 5, 2018 Cartoons
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WATCH: Mexicans + African-Americans + Gabachos: Mississipi ❤️ ‘hot tamales’

by Barney Asada March 1, 2018 Cultura
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First, Mexicans from just over the border brought tamales to the fertile Mississippi Delta. African-Americans soon realized the Mexicans had a good thing going in these little, corn-husk-wrapped magical meat pies. And, sure enough, area whites realized the masa miracles weren’t just for people of color anymore. And that’s why Mississippi loves tamales. Yes, we […]

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This is your official guide to chile pepper hotness (infographic)

by Barney Asada February 23, 2018 Cartoons
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[image via PICTOLINE. All rights reserved.]

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POCHO HISTORY 101: ‘Americanizing’ Mexicans by changing their diet

by SHMUEL GONZALES February 22, 2018 Cultura

Is what you eat political? Do you accept the claim that your food choices determine your social order in this world? And do you accept that conforming to white American norms in eating is important in transforming people of color into better citizens? Will assimilating ones food choices make people of color less prone to […]

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This is how they make ‘Mexican brown rice’ in Pakistan (video)

by Barney Asada February 21, 2018 Cultura
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Here’s a video recipe for “Mexican Brown Rice” from Pakistani recipes on Vimeo. The long thin grains look like basmati brown rice, BTW, which is delicious. There are some weird ingredients in the recipe, however, like lemon juice. What do you think?

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When is a taco not a taco? What does the Icelandic chef say? (video)

by Barney Asada February 16, 2018 Cultura
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This Seafood Taco in a Nordic Style LOOKS LIKE A TACO but except for the fish, there is not one ingredient you’d see in a taco in your neighborhood. The “tortilla” is made from rye flour, the “skyr sauce” is some kind of Icelandic yogurt, and the fennel and watercress are not your abuelita’s pico […]

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WATCH: Fish tacos two ways at the Empire State Building in NYC

by Barney Asada February 14, 2018 Cultura
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On the ground floor of the Empire State Building in Manhattan, Tacombi Tacos Chef Oscar Hernandez serves fish tacos two ways. Looks legit!

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No fast food Friday! (#FFF #FelizFrijolFriday toon)

by JUNCO CANCHÉ February 9, 2018 Cartoons
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