Category: Food

  • Instant Noodle Temple

    Instant Noodle Temple

    We stumbled upon an instant noodles restaurant — Ramen Temple. Here, you’re the chef, picking your favorite instant noodle brand as the base. Then, enhance it with an array of toppings – a rich egg, succulent meat, and a hint of fresh vegetables. Hot water is poured using this machine. The bowl sealed, and in…

  • Flat White at Café Tormenta

    Flat White at Café Tormenta

    On a quaint street corner, we discovered Café Tormenta, a charming spot that promised a delightful coffee experience. It’s got an inviting ambiance and the aroma of freshly brewed coffee is present! We got the Australian favorite — the Flat White. Café Tormenta’s version was excellent. The first sip was a harmonious blend of rich…

  • Dining at Restaurante Rosetta

    Dining at Restaurante Rosetta

    Our visit to Restaurante Rosetta, ranked No. 49 in The World’s 50 Best Restaurants 2023, was an exploration of refined tastes and culinary artistry. Situated in the heart of Mexico City, Rosetta, under the guidance of chef Elena Reygadas, offers a unique dining experience that blends traditional Mexican ingredients with innovative cooking techniques. The interior…

  • Prickly Pear found in Teotihuacan

    Prickly Pear found in Teotihuacan

    While exploring the ancient ruins of Teotihuacan, a remarkable fruit caught our eye: the prickly pear. This vibrant cactus fruit, also known as “tuna” in Spanish is a staple in Mexican cuisine and culture. Prickly pear grows on the Nopal cactus, a plant deeply rooted in Mexican heritage. Nopal is not only valued for its…

  • Quick stop at Churrería El Moro

    Quick stop at Churrería El Moro

    Churrería El Moro is one of the most iconic spots in Mexico City known for conjuring up the most delectable churros. The aroma of freshly fried dough dusted with sugar and cinnamon is a prelude to the delight that awaits. The beautiful dark blue and white tiles adorning the walls told stories of a past…

  • Niddo Café

    Niddo Café

    We stumbled upon Niddo Café, a delightful new spot that captivated us with its charming interior and exterior. Outside, the beauty of well-maintained plants adds to the café’s allure, creating a picturesque scene that beckons visitors. The café’s pink-themed interior exudes a warm and inviting ambiance, making it an ideal setting for a cozy afternoon.…

  • Delightful meal at Porfirio’s

    Delightful meal at Porfirio’s

    Porfirio’s Masaryk in Mexico City elevates traditional Mexican flavors into exquisite high-cuisine dishes. Porfirio’s interior exudes upscale elegance, complemented by an eclectic mix of pop music. And look at the presentation of the chips and salsa: the bone marrow and enmolada with almond mole showcase the restaurant’s flair for transforming classic recipes into modern masterpieces.…

  • Early start at Panadería Rosetta

    Early start at Panadería Rosetta

    We started our early day journey to Chapultepec Castle with breakfast at Panadería Rosetta. From the moment you step in, the interior decor wraps around you like a warm hug. And yes, for those of us needing to stay connected, the WiFi is very good. The guava and cheese danish is a revelation – the…

  • Costra and tacos at Taquería Orinoco

    Costra and tacos at Taquería Orinoco

    For lunch we did Taquería Orinoco, a bustling spot renowned for its tacos and costras. The “Trompo” taco, a classic al pastor with a slice of pineapple, was a delightful experience. The combination of the savory, slightly spicy meat with the sweet, tangy pineapple created a flavor profile that was both unique and delicious. It’s…

  • Breakfast at Cancino Cibeles

    Breakfast at Cancino Cibeles

    We stepped into Cancino Cibeles in the early morning hours before our morning walking tour, we were greeted by the warm ambiance of the restaurant. For a refreshing start, we opted for an acai berry smoothie, a vibrant blend of acai berries, offering a perfect balance of sweetness and health. Huevos Rancheros is a classic…

  • The Alley Café Tres Abejas

    The Alley Café Tres Abejas

    We found a quaint café called Tres Abejas (three bees in Spanish) in a dimly-lit alley, yet its lighting was ingeniously designed, casting a warm, inviting glow. The place charmed us with its interplay of plants and vibrant murals, creating an enchanting urban oasis. Savoring our order of burnt cheesecake and a decaf flat white,…

  • Toxic-Free Food vs Toxic Free Food

    Toxic-Free Food vs Toxic Free Food

    Is it “toxic free food” or is it actually “toxic-free food”? I’m confused over English’s flexible compound adjective rules now.