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Taco Rasurado and Taco Hass at Tacos Apson (Credit: Jackie Tran)

Tucson Taco Tour Master Map & Gallery: 5 Tours for 22 Tacos

If you had to spend a year away from Tucson, what would you miss the most? While “friends, family, and…

Taco de Birria at El Chivo de Oro (Credit: Jackie Tran)

Guide to 13 local Mexican restaurants serving fresh house-made tortillas

As with any regional food, locals, and natives are blindly wed to their preferred go-to taqueria. They shake their…

Chimichanga at Karichimaka in tucson

Where to get your fill of Tucson’s iconic chimichanga (& a word on the origin)

If you’re a local, you’ve likely had your fair share of chimichangas. If not, let’s change that! The chimichanga, or…

Pollo en mole negra at the Little One (Credit: S. Manuel)

Must-have mole: 11 local spots serving the sensational sauce

Not to be confused with the subterranean mammal skilled at digging, mole (pronounced MOE-lay, and there’s no accent mark)…

Chicken Mole at La Indita (Credit: Jackie Tran)

Cacao now: La Indita’s iconic mole now features house roasted and ground cacao beans

Maria Garcia remembers her dad gushing over her mole when she was 12 years old. “My father said, ‘nobody…

Taco Tour Part IV: Downtown Tucson (Interactive Map)

In part four of our Taco Tour series, we’re featuring taco joints around downtown Tucson. To view previous segments, read…

Chicken Tamales at La Indita (Credit: Wren Awry)

La Indita: Mexican Favorites, Tarascan Tacos & Indian Fry Bread

Just up the street from Fourth Avenue’s cluster of trendy restaurants is La Indita, a Tucson classic specializing in…

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