The History of The Taco

The taco as we know it today is a blend of ancient Mexican recipes and International influences. However, before it was known in America, natives in Mexico were eating a version that looked quite different. Where did America's favorite comfort food originate? Here's the history of one of the best foods on the planet. The Ancient Taco Tacos [...]

By | 2018-02-23T20:29:42+00:00 February 23rd, 2018|Blog, Tex-Mex Grill|0 Comments

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 | 2018-03-13T18:17:59+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

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

Four Summertime Taco and Drink Pairings You Need To Try

Tacos & Drink Pairings Mexican and Tex-Mex cuisine has 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 [...]

By | 2018-03-13T18:22:26+00:00 July 14th, 2017|Blog|0 Comments

Ranking The Best Twisted Tacos

What is your go-to taco place? If you’re in the Atlanta area, you probably know that Twisted Taco is one of the city’s most popular Tex-Mex destinations. For more than 15 years, the iconic restaurant has been serving up a variety of fresh, creative tacos to thousands of food lovers. The one question we get [...]

By | 2017-07-14T20:36:28+00:00 June 19th, 2017|Blog|0 Comments

The Quest For The Perfect Margarita

Whether it’s served classic or frozen, we all have an idea of what makes the perfect margarita. Some of us prefer extra lime and some of us prefer extra salt, but in any case, most margaritas have the same few ingredients in common. Of course, there are thousands of variations of the classic margarita, so [...]

By | 2017-05-05T10:44:10+00:00 May 5th, 2017|Blog|Comments Off on The Quest For The Perfect Margarita

Celebrate Cinco De Mayo In Atlanta At Twisted Taco

What are you doing to celebrate Cinco De Mayo? Twisted Taco is Atlanta’s #1 destination for Tex Mex food, drinks, and festivities this May. At locations across the Metro Atlanta area, our team will be serving up cold drinks, fresh guacamole, and sizzling tacos to thousands of customers. Since 2002, our team has hosted the [...]

By | 2017-04-20T16:25:41+00:00 April 20th, 2017|Blog|Comments Off on Celebrate Cinco De Mayo In Atlanta At Twisted Taco