Sunday, June 28, 2020

NEW MEXICO

Dining Guide

New Mexico has delicious food, with Santa Fe widely recognized as a culinary treasure. Not only is the locally inspired, chile infused cuisine delicious, but there are an extraordinary number of talented chefs statewide crafting world class epicurean delights. When visiting New Mexico, avoid chain restaurants and treat your taste buds to local fare.

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Dining

The Pantry breakfast

The Pantry | Santa Fe

George Myers founded The Pantry in 1948 and set the standard of quality and excellence that has been associated with the restaurant for over...
La Nueva Casita taco plate

La Nueva Casita Cafe | Las Cruces

Established in 1957 and located in the Historic Mesquite District, along the original Camino Real Route, La Nueva Casita Cafe has become a staple...
Clafoutis fruit tart

Clafoutis | Santa Fe

There are so many superlative compliments that you can make about Clafoutis Bakery and Restaurant in Santa Fe, New Mexico. Owned and operated by...
Cornerstone Bakery pecan cinnamon roll

Cornerstone Bakery | Ruidoso

Steven and Marie Gomez purchased Cornerstone Bakery Café in February, 2010. They had been loyal customers of the Bakery for 8 years, first as...
Posole

El Paragua | Española

Located just 24 miles north of Santa Fe in historic Española, El Paragua has received national recognition for its New Mexican dishes. With décor...
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Jambo Cafe | Santa Fe

The exotic locale of Lamu Island, off the coast of Kenya, with its fusion of Swahili, Indian, Arabic, and European influences, is at the...
Bison Flank Steak

Pueblo Harvest | Albuquerque

On a revitalized stretch of 12th Street just north of I-40 in the heart of Albuquerque, there’s a restaurant with a story to tell—well,...
Central Grill burger

Central Grill and Coffee House | Albuquerque

Looking for the perfect place to unwind on a busy day – or even just the right spot to take the entire family for...
Wendell's Steak and Seafood

Wendell’s | Mescalero

Wendell's Wendell's is Inn of the Mountain God's signature dining establishment. Their menu features fresh seafood, aged steaks (including elk), delicately crafted desserts, and an...
steak marinade

Red Chile Steak Marinade

Spice Up Your Steak Marinade This steak marinade is actually delicious on a variety of meats; however, it is my 'go-to' when grilling steaks, with...
Green chile quiche

Spice Up Your Next Quiche With Green Chile

I considered writing up a specific quiche recipe using green chile, like ham, swiss, mushroom, green chile, or bacon, cheddar, green chile, but the...

D.H. Lawrence

"In the magnificent fierce morning of New Mexico one sprang awake, a new part of the soul woke up suddenly, and the old world gave way to a new."
Hotel Luna Mystica

Hotel Luna Mystica | Taos

Hotel Luna Mystica is a vintage trailer hotel and starlight campground in the vast Mesa of Taos, one of the most mystical locations on...
Capulin Volcano National Monument entrance

Capulin Volcano

New Mexico facilitates the wandering mind. Often when I am wandering in areas far from power lines and my species, I contemplate how many...

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