Pairing Mexican Food & Beer

If you’ve ever eaten at an upscale dining establishment, you may have browsed through their wine list. You’ll notice that certain wines are listed as pairing with certain foods better than others. Believe it or not, this is true for just about every type of food and beverage, especially Mexican food. If you’ve ever stopped in at Verde Kitchen, then you’re familiar with our top-notch Mexican cuisine and our finely crafted cocktails. And even if you haven’t, consider this a crash course in learning what beers go with what dishes. 

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National Margarita Day & Tortilla Chip Day

Chips and salsa pair perfectly with margaritas. If you’re a lover of these tasty Mexican concoctions, you will be pleased to know that National Margarita Day is February 22 and National Tortilla Chip Day is February 24. Celebrate these holidays with Verde Kitchen & Cocktails.

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Margaritas are a cocktail crafted from triple sec, tequila, and lime juice. However, you can find adaptations of the traditional margarita at a variety of restaurants and bars. It is believed that the first margarita was made in 1938 in Mexico. Since the 30s, the margarita has taken over the world. Many spirit enthusiasts consider the margarita one of, if not their favorite cocktail.

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The Best Taco Toppings

Tacos have become a dinner favorite amongst many groups of people. Although they’re always delicious, this meal may become repetitive if you’ve always been using the same ingredients. Luckily modern restaurants have come up with a way to make your tacos unique every time you decide to order. Here are some new toppings to try during your next taco night. 

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Traditional Mexican Foods to Try

The United States is a melting pot of multiculturalism and different groups of people sharing their customs and traditions. Unfortunately, sometimes these become appropriated and mass-produced, leaving the authenticity conspicuous by its absence in several cuisines. Mexican food is no exception to this, as the cuisines have certainly risen in popularity, and are also imitated by those who can replicate the ingredients, but not the delicate touch of the original.

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