Austin Breakfast Tacos: The Story of the Most Important Taco of the Day
BookPeople’s Top 5 bestsellers of 2013
“A must-read for any Texan worth his chorizo: A brief history of the breakfast taco, from TacoJournalism” ~ Jason Cohen, Texas Monthly
“The entire thing is worth reading, as a reminder that Mexican food has not always been the culinary darling it is now.” ~ L.V. Anderson, Slate Magazine
“I’m betting Austin Breakfast Tacos becomes one of Austin’s favorite culinary mementos during the coming year.” ~ Virgina B. Wood, Austin Chronicle
“The writers behind blog Taco Journalism have put together a mouthwatering homage to one of our favorite meals with ‘Austin Breakfast Tacos” ~ Ari Auber, Austin American Statesman
By day, Mando Rayo is the leader of MRC and by night he’s a self-appointed taco journalist. Mando is the co-author of ‘Austin Breakfast Tacos: The Story of the Most Important Taco of the Day.’ As a grassroots cocinero and taco aficionado, Mando shares his Latino perspectives and canvasses Austin and beyond to explore all things tacos through the blog, TacoJournalism. While most food bloggers focus on trendy foods and fancy trailers, Mando focuses on the richness of the taco culture, from the history, the food and the people. Austin Breakfast Tacos is available now at Bookpeople.com, Amazon.com, BarnesandNoble.com & TacoJournalism.com. The History Press, 192 pp., $14.99.