#5: Torta Ahogada at Taqueria Durango

torta100610.jpg
Ian Froeb
The torta ahogada at Taqueria Durango
Ahogada means "drowned," and a torta ahogada brings carnitas and grilled onions on the traditional oblong bolillo roll coated with red-chile sauce. The sauce is smoky and, to my capsaicin-craving palate, medium hot. The carnitas are equally impressive: luscious with fat without seeming greasy, and quite flavorful. The onions add bite and a touch of sweetness, making for, on the whole, a terrific fork-and-knife sandwich.

Taqueria Durango
10238 Page Avenue, Overland; 314-429-1113
"For the Love of Tacos" - May 27, 2010

Location Info

Venue

Map

Taqueria Durango

10238 Page Ave., Overland, MO

Category: Restaurant

My Voice Nation Help
0 comments
Sort: Newest | Oldest

Now Trending

Around The Web

From the Vault

 

Loading...