Discovering New Flavors in Cabo

How I Locate Authentic Food One of the truest ways that I have used with great success to find authentic foods in Mexico is to go to open-air restaurants. Sure there are fancy restaurants with nice tablecloths, linen napkins, spotless windows with views of everything nice. There might even be some soothing music playing quietly […]

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Experience EL MERKADO

EL MERKADO – Dining Experiences for a Variety of Food Palettes The two-story corrugated metal building with a brick annex sitting alongside the busy highway that connects San José del Cabo and Cabo San Lucas at the tip of the Baja peninsula seems an unlikely place for gastronomic delights. Remember the saying, “Don’t judge a […]

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Can You Say “TLAYUDA”?

Don’t worry; you’re not alone if you can’t easily pronounce it. I looked in the largest (size, weight, pages) dictionary I have, and there are no English words listed that begin with the two letters “t” and “l.” So it’s no real surprise that Americans (and maybe Brits, Aussies, and Kiwis) have a hard time […]

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Photos, Few Words, from Recent Cabo Trip

I want to keep the words to a minimum in this post because I want you to focus on the photos and videos from my recent February trip to Cabo — San José del Cabo and Cabos San Lucas. (p.s. Click on thumbnail images for a larger view.) YouTube video: Great Dinner at Don Sanchez […]

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La Lupita: Perfect Marriage of Taco & Mezcal

When David Camhi decided to open La Lupita Taco y Mezcal in San José del Cabo, many people thought he was crazy. Not just crazy for opening a “taco place,” but because the locals had tasted thousands and thousands of tacos in their lives–they knew what good tacos were. Did David know what good tacos […]

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