Getting Lucky with Carnitas and Barbacoa
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Getting Lucky with Carnitas and Barbacoa

We did quite a bit of research before selecting the greater Queretaro area to relocate to. One thing we did not look into was what are the local food specialties? Call it dumb luck but we were fortunate enough to stumble onto some fairly remarkable local delicacies, most notably carnitas and barbacoa. Carnitas Santa Rosa…

Wine, Cheese and Magic Towns
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Wine, Cheese and Magic Towns

On our first visit to Queretaro we took the Wine & Cheese Tour which ultimately led us to falling in love with not just the city of Queretaro, but the surrounding area as well. This particular tour is not offered online. We signed up for it at the tourist kiosk by the Templo de San…

Molecular Mexican at Lula Bistro
Blog | Foodies | Guadalajara

Molecular Mexican at Lula Bistro

Restaurant Lula Bistro in Guadalajara was a nice surprise. It’s highly rated and for good reason. It is one of the few places in town utilizing molecular gastronomy to showcase the special flavors of Mexico.Lula Bistro has three different menus to choose from depending on your tastebuds and how hungry you are.  You have a…

Hueso Restaurant in Guadalajara
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Hueso Restaurant in Guadalajara

Our first night in Guadalajara we went to Hueso (which means “Bone” in Spanish) for a unique dining experience. The restaurant is located in the Lafayette neighborhood, a very posh part of the city. Custom designed mini-mansions line the streets. Hueso is a home in the middle of a tree-lined residential street. The entire building…