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La Gruta, San Juan Teotihuacan MX

La Gruta Prickly Pear Margarita Queso Fundido with Chorizo Molcajete La Gruta with Avocado, Tomatoes, Chicharron, Queso Fresco, Onions Fresh made Blue Corn Tortillas Turkey Red Mole with Refried Beans and Rice Mutton Barbacoa with Nopales Salad, Seasoned Rice, Drunken … Continue reading

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Flying Pictures Tours, San Juan Teotihuacan MX

Flying Pictures Rice Pudding, Churro Donuts Strawberry Tart Carrot Bread, Corn Bread, Grape and Lavender Bread Pastel Chocolate y Flan Offering packages inclusive of a Champagne toast, post-flight Buffet and GoPro capture with over 1,500 pictures, an Air Balloon Tour … Continue reading

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Panaderia da Silva (Polanco,) Mexico City MX

Panaderia da Silva Almond Croissant Vegan Banana Bread Chocolate, Chocolate Chip, Mixed Nut Cookie Pastéis de Nata Tarta de Manzana Poppyseed Bread Carrot Bread Located in Polanco, the small floorplan, limited offerings and higher prices said by some to be … Continue reading

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Pujol, Mexico City MX

Pujol Cucumber Margarita – Koch Olla de Barro, Jugo de Limon y Sal de Gusano Guayaba Shrub – Casa Dragones Blanco, Canela, Shrub de Guayaba, Dolin Dry y Solear Gordita, Chicharron, Casava Baby Corn, Chicatana Ants, Mayonnaise, Chili Jerky Tartar, … Continue reading

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El Bajio (Polanco,) Mexico City MX

El Bajio Mango Margarita with Tajin Rim Green Salsa, Smoked Poblano Salsa, Orange Marmalade White Roll Oat Atole 1/4 Kilogram Carnitas, 1/4 Kilogram Barbacoa, Tortillas – Crispy and Fresh Made, Onions and Cilantro Pechuga de Pollo – Chicken Breast, Mole, … Continue reading

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Pasteleria Suiza, Mexico City MX

Pasteleria Suiza Bacalao Empanada Parque de Elote Panque Plotono Pastel de Zanaharia Cubilete de Queso Beso Dona de Azucar Chocolate Walnut Cookie Sprinkle Cookie Concha Sandwich Chocolate Egg Opened in 1942 when Chef Jaime Bassegoda escaped to Mexico from the … Continue reading

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Churreria el Moro (Centro,) Mexico City MX

Churreria el Moro Four Churros with Cajeta Minirosca Choco Mocha Consuelo Sandwich Helado Coco Serving Mexico City since 1935, and churning out hot Churros 24/7 for decades, Churreria el Moro is nothing short of a destination for visitors and late … Continue reading

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Azul Historico, Mexico City MX

Azul Historico Hot and REALLY Hot Salsa Verde Sangria Housemade Fresh Tortillas Chaya Empanadas with Edam Cheese with Pickled Red Onions Squash Blossom Cream Soup with Fresh Cheese Cazuelita de Escamoles with Epazote, Guacamole and Fresh Tortillas Fried Duck Bunuelos … Continue reading

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Pasteleria Ideal (Centro,) Mexico City MX

Pasteleria Ideal Mantecado Concha Polvoron con Cajeta Besos Cocada Cajeta Custard Donut Cajeta filled Sugar Donut Peach Custard Danish Angelfood Muffin Laminated Cajeta Pastry Heart Laminated Almond Pastry Fish Alfajores Pastel de Nuez Neapolitan Jello Strawberry Jello If one were … Continue reading

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Restaurante El Cardenal (Centro,) Mexico City MX

Restaurante El Cardenal Coffee while you wait Tableside Hot Chocolate Sweet Cream Turnover, Corn Muffin, Chocolate Croissant, Fig and Coconut Danish Warm Bread Huevos Rancheros a Caballo – Eggs, Beef Tenderloin, Fried Tortillas with Hot Red Sauce and Refried Beans … Continue reading

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Panaderia Rosetta, Mexico City MX

Panaderia Rosetta Croissant Integral Ricotta Danish Eight Spice Roll Double Chocolate Cookie Tapioca Sesame Blueberry Cookie Granola Cookie 50/50 Concha Whole Wheat with Dark Chocolate, Raisin and Walnut Having paid a visit to Chef Elena Reygadas’ lauded Italian restaurant Rosetta … Continue reading

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Taqueria Los Parados, Mexico City MX

Taqueria Los Parados Tacos Nopale Con Queso Tacos Alambre de Pastor Tacos Chuleta y Tocino Pan Arabe con Pollo Volcan con Chorizo Jericaya Arroz con Leche Considered by many to be the best Taco shop in a city where one … Continue reading

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Bo Patisseria, Mexico City MX

Bo Patisseria Carrot Cake Guava Cheesecake with Cardamom and Anise Torta de Nuez Located in the upscale Hipodromo section of Mexico City and celebrated by locals for Pastries using French technique but flavors familiar to the local palate, it was … Continue reading

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Rosetta, Mexico City MX

Rosetta Grissini Focaccia and Wheat with Extra Virgin Olive Oil Charcoal Eggplants, Tomato, Basil, Peppers Black Tagliolini with Octopus Pappardelle, Chicken Livers, Sage Pork Loin, White Mole, Epazote Braised Short Ribs, Creamy Polenta Americano with Meringue Affogato with Cardamom Ice … Continue reading

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Ferraro’s Restaurant & Wine Bar [3,] Las Vegas NV

Ferraro’s Restaurant & Wine Bar Garlic Focaccia, White Roll, and Herb Olive Oil 2011 Damilano Barolo Lecinquevigne 2011 Amarone della Valpolicella Classico Romani – Roman Style Truffle Gnocchi, Roasted Royal Trumpet Mushroom, Parmigiano Paninio Calabrese – Housemade Sausage, Caciocavallo Cheese, … Continue reading

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Charcut Roast House, Calgary AB

Charcut Roast House Melted Cheese and Bread with Raclette, Housemade Butter Rolls 5oz Charcut Sausage Share Burger with Cheese Curds, Fried Egg, Beer Battered Onion Rings and Bone Marrow Poutine with Truffle Gravy, Cheese Curds Roasted Heirlooom Carrots with Yogurt, … Continue reading

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The Donut Mill, Red Deer AB

The Donut Mill Butter Tart Apple Fritter Orange Creamsicle Vanilla Oreo Ferrero Rocher with Nutella Whipped Cream Maple Rolo Rainbow Dip Located in the small town of Red Deer, and difficult to miss thanks to an enormous windmill between Calgary … Continue reading

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Cured Wine Bar, Edmonton AB

Cured Wine Bar Panini – Focaccia, Slow Roasted Duck Confit, Pate, Cured ‘Signature’ Bacon and Cheddar with Tomato-Corn Bisque Weekly Pancakes – Buttermilk, Dark Chocolate, Toasted Marshmallows, Graham Cracker Crumble, Maple Syrup Located in an industrial marketplace south of Edmonton, … Continue reading

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Moonshine Doughnuts, Edmonton AB

Moonshine Doughnuts at Old Strathcona Farmers’ Market Hibiscus Rose Pineapple Coconut Blueberry Cinnamon Birthday Cookie Crumble Disappointed by Jelly Modern and the $5CAD Donas at Native Tongues in Calgary, Tim Horton’s Maple-stranglehold on Canada’s fried dough scene almost seeming like … Continue reading

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Sugarbowl, Edmonton AB

Sugarbowl Coffee Cinnamon Roll Cornbread Chicken & Waffle – Buttermilk, Spice marinated Chicken Breast, Waffle, Maple Butter French Toast – Brioche, Berry Compote, Whipped Cream Located on 88 Avenue NW, truly an all-day eatery that is frequently filled to capacity … Continue reading

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