El Camino Real: el segundo

I went back to El Camino Real last weekend. I just couldn’t help myself. While I sampled some of my favorite appetizers from the last visit (fried pickles, stuffed jalepenos) I also tried the vegetarian wings, which were so inceadible – juicy and crispy and spicy – they could make any meat-eater forget the difference.  I also order the Chili Rellanos (above) a chili stuffed … Continue reading El Camino Real: el segundo

Midwestern Holiday: Ricky’s Taqueria

All I had to do was ask for a good taco joint in Elkhart, IN and everyone who overheard me said “Ricky’s.” Luckily, Ricky’s is just down the street from a project my dad was showing us, so afterward he, I and Senor Lanky hit up Ricky’s. We almost missed it (the restaurant building is about the size my living room) but luckily the sign … Continue reading Midwestern Holiday: Ricky’s Taqueria