This is a hearty dish with protein and vegetables, and it is hot and spicy. Indeed, when you carve into a piece of meat – tender after braising for around two hours – and raise it to your to your lips, the spicy kick of the sauce is immediate. The meat brings welcome relief to the palate, while the potato provides a milder balance to the chilli.
Category: Oaxacan cuisine
Discover the wonders of this regional Mexican cuisine, especially if you enjoy the hot stuff ! Like the rest of Mexican cuisine, Oaxacan food is based on staples such as corn, beans and chilli peppers, but there is a great variety of other ingredients and food preparations due to the influence of the state’s varied geography and indigenous cultures.