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How To Order - Mexican Food

How to order in a Mexican restaurant When we think of Mexican food we envisage vibrant colours, textures and tastes. Something else that springs to mind is that the base of most Mexican food… is plant-based.  Corn, cabbage, beans, avocado, rice, lime, jalapenos, cilantro, nopal and tomatoes to name just a few – are typical ingredients in any Mexican dish and none come from an animal.  Mexicans typically use produce grown on the land, and although there are meat additions to many TEX-MEX variations the original dishes often go without.  This makes ordering plant-based food an easy process when you eat in a Mexican restaurant as long as you remember to communicate and be clear.  Waiters assume that the average American loves...

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