The History of the Mouth-Watering Fajita

There is a wide variety of choices when it comes to Mexican food – from tacos and burritos to enchiladas and quesadillas. One of the most popular ones is the fajita, which is considered part of Tex-Mex cuisine. It mainly consists of meat and other ingredients rolled in a tortilla wrap. The term “fajita” was originally used to describe the cut of beef, which was popularly used in this particular dish. Nowadays, you even get fajitas made of chicken, shrimp, and pork. Read the rest of this entry


Facts on the Cheesy and Delicious Quesadilla

Among all the Mexican dishes you can find in restaurants today, the quesadilla is one of the most popular. This dish comprises of a tortilla wrap filled with a mixture of condiments and then folded into the shape of a half-moon. You can add ingredients like cheese and vegetables of your choice. Originating from Mexico, the name of this dish comes from a combination of the word “queso” and tortilla. Queso is the Mexican word for cheese, which is a base ingredient of this dish. Read the rest of this entry

Hot Tamales – The Mouth-Watering Dish of Mexico

Since the introduction of Mexican food to America many years back, you can find restaurants serving this cuisine almost everywhere. The most popular food items include tacos, burritos, tortillas, huevos rancheros, and barbacoa. Even the famous tamales have made its name and won the “hearts” of many people. Here, in Illinois, there are now many restaurants serving this traditional Mexican food. Read the rest of this entry

Hot Pechugas – A Haven for Lovers of Mexican Cuisine

The popularity of Mexican food is continuously increasing every day and you can find at least one food joint serving this cuisine in every American city. The basic staple of this cuisine includes chili peppers, corn, and beans, while it is now blended with a fusion of different types of meat, herbs, dairy products, and spices. If you are looking for a good place to have authentic Mexican food in Aurora, Illinois, Hot Pechugas is the best option.  Read the rest of this entry