"As someone who ate burgers at the Buckhorn and Owl and has written numerous stories on the two great eateries, and have one pinned on the Owl's front entrance, I heartily endorse every word written here by Greg Kaufman and add this…"
"As a person who has a bylined story taped on the front door bulletin board of the Owl, and a person born within a quarter mile of it, I'd like to testify that Greg Kaufman is on target with his comments on both of these great restaurants, both,…"
I few month back ABQ Mag did a list of the best burrgers. so i decided to start my own burger tour. the next one is this saturday :The Best Burgers in New Mexico!!! Burger Tour 4 is Epic. two of the best burger joins at the same time!!!! The Owl Cafe and Manny's Buckhorn Tavern. both in San Antionio NM near Socorro. 1 hour from Abq, Many's Won the Throw down on the food network with Bobby Fray i never tried them but i have a hard time believing any place could do a better green chili cheese…See More
"I've found a Higher Grounds substitute! For years, I was a devotee of the Lucy Burger at Higher Grounds at UNM. The Lucy was the smaller version of the also-great Louie Burger.
The recently-opened Central Grill on Central Ave…"
"Check some of the recipe sites for ideas tho most seem to mention only desert type of dishes one I read on AllRecipes suggested using is with other ingredients as a rub on a pork roast. Apparently chefs are liberating it from only being used in…"
"Get 8 oz bottles, fill with vodka. Slice bean on one side only to expose seeds and stick 1 vanilla bean in bottle. The vodka preserves the vanilla bean and inturn the liquid can be used to inhance baked goods (for instance pure…"
"Steeping them in good vodka was pretty much my only idea. Maybe some Tito's or for a New Mexico flair you could use Don Quixote Blue Corn Vodka.
My cousin-in-law gave us some fresh vanilla steeped in Tito's and the smell alone makes…"
sorry if this comes off as spam, I recently import some amazing Vanilla Beans from India, I like to offer them for sale to any foodie in Abq that would be interested, 10 beans $10.00. also if anyone has any good ideas for any interesting uses, I’ve already start to make some extract in vodka, some ice-cream, chai tea See More