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Smoked Chicken Tinga Tacos
One thing that is great about traveling to different places is that you can immerse yourself in new cuisine and new culture. On a trip to Puerta Vallarta, I had the opportunity to have authentic Chicken Tinga Tacos made the traditional way. I watched as our host fire-roasted her tomatoes and peppers. She also made fresh corm tortillas and pressed them in a family-made press that had been passed down through generations. It was like watching her family history being pressed into each tortilla. She had already dispatched and plucked a live chicken that was simmering in a cast iron pot with some onion, garlic, and other spices I had never tasted before. All I know is that when my meal was prepared and bright to me it was some of the best tacos I’d ever eaten. This recipe brings back all of those happy moments. We hope you enjoy them as much as we do.
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