This is Bistek al la Mexicana a common dish found many places. There are several places I get this some better than others but all real decent! Kind of a tomato based sauce with generally pretty tender pieces of beef and a fair amount of it. The rice is pretty generic but the frijoles can be something else. This also includes as many fresh made in front of you tortillas you want and brought to you with a smile. Something like this costs around 50-60 pesos or $3. The squeezed as you watch orange juice is 20 and brings the price up a bit but worth it. Nothing in the States I've ever had compares to this not even close plus it'll cost 7-10 smacks. I don't know what I'm going to eat when I return. It will be an adjustment as I do this so much that is go into Puerto Vallarta on the south side and have me a excellent lunch with "real" Mexican food not the slop I get back there. I do not plan on eating out much at all only at maybe three select places. Pricey yes but worth it because it's so good. I threw away so much money last summer eating way overpriced shitty food. Several times the food got thrown away as well. The whole of Mexico is an eating machine I tell you. I'm gonna miss this.

I feel good and and think the higher temps and humidity contributes to that. It's the same every time. After a month or two you realize and say " Hey I feel pretty damn good!"

Just as important I believe the food made fresh with wholesome fresh ingredients as well contributes to that. Get off the bus in town the food smells everywhere make me hungry just like that.


Chalmers Johnson On Real News

I agree with this man almost 100% but yet quick and severe decline of the empire will not be discussed. Onward and forward with the same. Things can be made to work but not in this atmosphere of brainwashing media, corrupt officials or what have you. What will happen today and what new revelation come out tomorrow about the world of shit we're in? Been travelling this road almost eight years and shitty ride pass all it has been! Headed to the culmination of what hopefully will be something better. Knowing also that if that does happen things will remain much the same too. We need and have to do better.

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1 comment:

  1. Nice catch OneFly, I can't believe I missed this. Two of my prized possesions are signed copies of Johnson's books.