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Old 19 May 2017, 01:53 AM
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Originally Posted by WildaBeast View Post

Regarding the quality of Mexican food, after living in California I can't eat the "Mexican" food served in other parts of the US, even places the locals consider "good". It's not even the quality so much, it's that most Mexican restaurants in California serve something that at least sort of resembles traditional Mexican food, while what the rest of the country considers "Mexican" is actually Tex-Mex. There isn't anything necessarily wrong with Tex-Mex, it's just that it's not what I've come to expect when I go to a Mexican restaurant.
We have real Mexican here! In fact, tourists who go to Sonoran style restaurants are often disappointed because Sonoran really isn't spicy.