Burritoville

The Netscape-friendly hunt for the perfect urban food log.

Saturday, July 10, 2004

OK, here's a cheaper option. The Roosevelt Tamale Parlor in San Francisco has been at the same location since before I was born. You want to talk urban food log: The single tamale (with rice and beans, $7) was about the size and shape of a nerf football. Nothing fancy here, but everything homemade and good, from the strawberry agua fresca to the green sauce on My Dining Companion's enchilada, which had a nice lemony bite.

To finish off, we went across the street to La Mexicana panaderia and bought two cream-filled swans, a gingerbread pig and an apple turnover. I should be ready to have my dessert in about a week.

2 Comments:

  • At 2:25 AM, Blogger Franikins said…

    Where are the new posts? I check here everyday...hee hee, but I don't see anything new here. What's the story, Carny? Posting is an art, Carny, isn't it? ;)

     
  • At 11:41 AM, Blogger Carny said…

    Alas, when one's blog is about burritos, one can only post when there is new burrito news. Not having the metabolism of a teen-age boy, I can no longer check out multiple taquerias in a week. You will just have to be patient.

     

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