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Cuisine of Mexico City for gourmets. Places for dinner - best restaurants

The local cuisine can be called one of the major national attractions. It is truly original and unique. Corn and corn flour occupy the honorable place in the national cuisine. These ingredients are added in literally every dish. Corn tortillas "tacos," which are baked with various fillings, are the most beloved dish among local people. Among the meat dishes the most popular one is, without a doubt, “posoles "- deep fried meat in corn flour. It should be noted that there is a drink with the same name, which is also made from corn.

Hot spices and herbs are the most well-known symbols of the national cuisine. They are added elsewhere, except for, probably, sweets. Local restaurants always offer guests to order various special sauces, each of which can make the dish unique and give it a special flavor nuance. Meat dishes occupy a significant part of national restaurants’ menus. Some of them are very exotic.
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Gourmets will enjoy the meat of iguana and boiled adder, and maize porridge is usually served as a side dish. Among the plant food beans occupy the first place. They are added to soups, salads and to the meat goulash. Vegetarians will be also interested in visiting restaurants of Mexico City and try vegetable soups with mushrooms, salads, and exotic dishes made from the "nopal" cactus.
Among the restaurants of the national cuisine we should mention Villa Maria, where fans of spicy dishes will find everything they need. In addition to signature dishes the restaurant has a special drink - cocktail "Margarita", which is prepared from tequila. If you want to have a romantic dinner, Jaso restaurant is a perfect choice. A part of its tables is served on the terrace, and banquets are organized in a separated hall. Ruth's Chris Steak House restaurant offers to its guests largest choice of meat dishes. Here are served the best steaks in the city coupled with special sauces and gourmet meat delicacies. The basis of the menu of Pujol restaurant makes up the modern cuisine, as well as unique author's cuisine. Even big connoisseurs of Mexican cuisine will be more than delighted from visiting this restaurant. Copyright
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Unique sights around Mexico City

Earliest 16-Century Monasteries on the Slopes of Popocatepetl

From the series “Famous UNESCO sites in North America”
This monastery is dedicated to the Archangel Michael. The place is famous for unique works of art that have survived unchanged since the founding of the monastery. Guests will have an opportunity to visit the monastery's old chapel decorated with intricate carvings, as well as to enjoy the unique medieval frescoes. The amazing religious and historical artifacts are stored in each of the ancient monasteries. Not only fans of history, but also those who like to walk at the beautiful natural places will like it. … Read further

Pre-Hispanic City of Teotihuacan

From the series “Famous UNESCO sites in North America”
The center of the pre-hispanic city of Teotihuacan is the Citadel. That’s a huge internal space that can host up to 100 000 people. Around the square there are several pyramids. The Pyramid of the Sun and Pyramid of the Moon are main ones among them. During archaeological research, scientists were able to discover a lot of valuable artifacts, including ritual paraphernalia, household items, and ancient Mayan masks. A significant part of the artifacts are presented today at the National Museum of Anthropology situated in Mexico City. … Read further
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Travel notes on best cuisine and restaurants of Mexico City (Mexico) on Famous recipes and traditional dishes and courses in Mexico City restaurants. Where to eat - our recommendations on popular places in Mexico City, where you can taste delicious meal and also spend a good time with your friends. - online travel reservation expert providing reliable car rental and hotel booking services. We feature more than 25.000 destinations with 12.000 rental offices and 200.000 hotels worldwide.
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