Monthly Archives: December 2012

Merry Christmas Eve with Buena Noche Cerveza

Important cultural research continues.  I acquired my first ever Noche Buena beer.  Since it’s December 22, I’ll consider it in celebration of the Posadas, the processions memorializing Joseph and Mary looking for shelter, that take place in each of the nine days before Christmas in Mexico. Noche Buena, started in 1924, is a seasonal brew from Cervecería Cuauhtémoc Moctezuma, S.A. de C.V. […]

¿Where In Mexico Can I Get An Authentic Choco Taco?

My grocer’s freezer now has mucha Mexicanidad!  As a fan of Mexican cuisine, I was thrilled to come across the Choco Taco.  Or should it be Taco Choco?  Let’s ignore the grammarians for un momento. At first sight, the choco taco confused me.  More authentic tacos come in soft tortillas, made of corn or flour.  Mass market “taco” products […]