Taco Trip

August 2018

Season 2 Episode 2 - El Paso

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Aaron returns to his hometown of El Paso, Texas, to check out what's new and delicious in the food scene, while also stopping off for some legendary local classics. Aaron pops in to Tacoholics, Lucy's Café, and the legendary Chico's Tacos before heading back to his family home, where Aaron cooks up a Chile Colorado for a f...

Season 2 Episode 1 - Denver

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With his Tio Mario and cousin Javier as guides, Aaron crushes beer-braised Stella's Pork Carnitas tacos topped with a rich gouda mash at Comida, the legendary Chile Ellen inside-a-Burrito at El Taco De Mexico, and a Native American treat featuring braised bison on Fry Bread at Tacobe.
July 2018

Season 2 Episode 10 - Santa Barbara

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In California, two hours north of the hustle and bustle of Los Angeles, lies the picturesque beach town of Santa Barbara. Offering up more than just good views, Santa Barbara's thriving farmers' markets provide fresh food to some of the delicious restaurants around the city. Due to its close proximity to Mexico, there's a ...

Season 2 Episode 9 - Boston

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Aaron tours Boston's booming Mexican food scene, first stopping at El Pelon, where Chef Jim Hoben cooks up his famous spicy salsa paired with a burrito containing fried plantains. Then, Aaron heads to The Rattlesnake Bar and Grill where Chef Brian Poe cooks up spicy Cubano tacos before heading over to The Painted Burro for...

Season 2 Episode 8 - Portland, Maine

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Maine is America's biggest lobster producer, so Aaron is rewarded when he shows up hungry for fresh lobster tacos from Zapoteca. From there it's off to Taco Escobarr where Chef Meg Stanley shows off a taco with braised beef in a deep-fried flour tortilla. Aaron finishes off his trip with a stop into the traditional Taco Tr...

Season 2 Episode 7 - Baltimore

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While Baltimore may seem like an unlikely place to find quality Mexican fare, its proximity to the Chesapeake Bay brings with it access to world-class seafood and other quality ingredients. Aaron digs in to Gypsy Queen Food Truck's soft shell crab taco, has cow tongue at La Tolteca, the highly technical chilaquiles at Papi...

Season 2 Episode 6 - Atlanta

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Since 2000, the city of Atlanta has seen an explosion in their Hispanic population, resulting in some amazing things happening in the food scene. Aaron’s first stop is at The Original El Taco, where he gets down on a fusion of Mexican and Southern cooking. From there, Aaron gets some wild boar at Bar Taco and chorizo at Al...

Season 2 Episode 5 - Austin

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Austin is known for its barbecue, and Aaron is finding out how they cram all those big Texas flavours into a taco. Aaron starts off at Valentina's Tex Mex BBQ food truck where he dives into some mesquite smoked brisket in a hand made tortilla. The party continues as Aaron visits Paco's Tacos for their breakfast taco before...

Season 2 Episode 4 - Las Vegas

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Aaron is in Las Vegas searching for the tastiest tacos Sin City has to offer. Las Vegas is a hub for exquisite crossover Mexican food and Aaron goes after some unique Korean and Hawaiian Mexican fusions from KoMex and Braddah's Island Style, before stopping off for some more traditional dishes from Los Antojos and El Dorad...

Season 2 Episode 3 - San Diego

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San Diego is brimming with amazingly authentic Mexican food. From the layers of fish and shrimp ceviche on the Tostada Loca at Mariscos German Beyer, to traditional lamb head barbecue at Aqui Es Texcoco, Pork Carnitas Tacos at Carnitas Snack Shack, and Smoked Fish Tacos at Oscar's Mexican Seafood, Aaron has his work cut ou...