Tag: mexico

  • Oaxacan Flavors on Calle 24

    Oaxacan Flavors on Calle 24

    Check out Donaji for some Oaxaca flavors. The restaurant’s approach to Mexican food—with a nod to vegetarian and pescatarian options—offered a refreshing variety. The space itself mirrored the food: bright and inviting. Lots of colors in the space. These are tostadas topped with scrambled eggs, avocado slices, red onion. The quesadilla was a savory hit,…

  • Visiting Grocery Outlet

    Visiting Grocery Outlet

    We just returned from a trip to Mexico, where the vibrant markets of Mexico City left an indelible impression on us. Back in San Francisco, we decided to visit our local Grocery Outlet, curious to see how it compared with the bustling markets of Mexico. The first thing we noticed was the abundance of pozole.…

  • Happy Día de Muertos

    “Día de Muertos” or “Day of the Dead” is a time-honored celebration, rich in tradition and cultural significance. While some may hesitate to pair the word “Happy” with this observance, the essence of Día de Muertos is indeed a joyful and respectful remembrance of loved ones who have passed away. I’m influenced partly by movies…