Salsa History: Everything You Should Know

Salsa, a popular appetizer or side dish at Mexican and Ameri-Mex restaurants in Atlanta, has long since been a part of our world’s history. The tomato-based sauce is usually served with chips and can include other ingredients like onions, corn, chilies and spices. Today, there are many types of salsas and acceptable food to eat [...]

By | 2018-01-26T19:42:36+00:00 December 26th, 2017|AmeriMex, Blog|0 Comments

The Difference Between Peppers & Chillies

If you live in Atlanta, chances are you eat Tex-Mex food at least once a week. You may go to various restaurants across the city with family or friends, or you may make your own Tex-Mex meal consisting of tacos, nachos, quesadillas or more. When browsing over your menu or jotting down your grocery list, [...]

By | 2018-01-26T20:36:57+00:00 November 16th, 2017|AmeriMex, Blog|0 Comments

November 6th: National Nachos Day

National Nachos Day Queso topped with Pico De Gallo There are many national holidays and celebrations throughout the year, and National Nachos Day is not something you want to miss. As the perfect lunch, dinner, or even quick snack, nachos are an Atlanta favorite. The unique mix of tortilla chips, queso, and a [...]

By | 2018-01-26T20:14:50+00:00 October 20th, 2017|AmeriMex, Blog|0 Comments

The All-American Tailgate Experience

Tailgating Tailgating before a big football game is a true American experience. It doesn’t matter which team you’re cheering for, when you see someone with your team’s colors, you’ve upgraded from strangers to friends--maybe even family. Atlanta Tailgates have a way of breaking the stranger barrier and building a friendship with everyone you meet.  Regardless [...]

By | 2018-01-26T20:28:05+00:00 October 17th, 2017|AmeriMex, Uncategorized|0 Comments

Georgia Shredding: Who Has the Best Deals?

The term “shredding” has increased in a consistent pattern in Google searches throughout the past five years. There are many reasons as to why this has occurred. First, shredded foods have become very popular in Georgia within the past several decades. Some of our favorites include shredded cheese and shredded chicken. Secondly, Atlanta businesses have [...]

By | 2017-09-29T21:05:42+00:00 September 29th, 2017|Uncategorized|0 Comments

Chili Pepper Fun Facts

Chili peppers have been a large part of the Hispanic diet for centuries. These hot peppers date back to 7500 BCE. Research suggests they were first domesticated over 6000 years ago in Mexico. You may have seen these long and skinny shaped peppers at a family or friend’s house, because they can be grown in [...]

By | 2018-01-26T20:35:11+00:00 September 22nd, 2017|Blog, Tex-Mex Grill|0 Comments

The Rise Of Guacamole: Interesting Facts To Know

If you live in Atlanta and have never tried guacamole, you do not know what you are missing. Although this delicious snack and ingredient was originally discovered in Mexican food, it has since become a popular food across all of America. This treat is usually served with chips at local Mexican or Tex-Mex restaurants, such [...]

By | 2017-08-23T18:15:03+00:00 August 23rd, 2017|Uncategorized|0 Comments

Pico De Gallo: Everything You Need To Know

Queso topped with Pico de Gallo You’re having a backyard barbeque to celebrate the end of summer. Or maybe you’re having a friends and family gathering to watch some Atlanta Falcons or Georgia football. Either way, someone has asked you to bring pico de gallo. If this is the first time you are [...]

By | 2017-10-24T20:11:07+00:00 August 12th, 2017|Uncategorized|0 Comments

Four Summertime Taco and Drink Pairings You Need To Try

Mexican and Tex-Mex cuisine have become widely popular over the past decades in the United States. The Mexican restaurant industry itself produces nearly $40 billion dollars in revenue, and this does not include food bought and prepared at home. In a recent study, over 230 million Americans admitted to using Mexican food and ingredients. Americans [...]

By | 2017-10-24T20:20:43+00:00 July 14th, 2017|Blog|0 Comments