22 September, 2019, 17:11

mesquite

Mario Alva at the grill pit at Silver Saddle Steakhouse (Credit: Jackie Tran)

Silver Saddle Steakhouse still slings superb steaks

For a restaurant that has been a cornerstone in Tucson for 34 years, the Silver Saddle Steakhouse must be…

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

Tacos Apson: Mouth-Watering Mesquite-Grilled Carne Asada & More

Tacos Apson sits inconspicuously among a plethora of Mexican restaurants and taquerias on South 12th Avenue. Inside you’ll find the…

Steak and rib eye tacos at the Quesadillas (Credit: Jackie Tran)

Visit “The Quesadillas” for Outstanding TMC-Area Tacos

Tucson’s south side mesquite-grilled carne asada is worth the trip with hole-in-the-wall joints such as Tacos Apson. However,…

Mesquite Pods by Desert Harvesters (Ruben Ruiz)

Five Mesquite Events In June

You know those long yellow and green pods that fall off of your mesquite tree? They’re edible. If you’re into…

Mesquite pods await milling

Mesquite: New Agricultural Traditions for an Ancient Food

As the Southern Arizona climate gets hotter and dryer, a nutritional powerhouse with a sweet flavor may once again…

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