What is a burrito?
A burrito is a Mexican food which is commonly found in the streets and all kinds of restaurants in Mexico. A burrito comprises of a wheat flour roasted tortilla with fillings of generally beef, guacamole sauce, cheese sauce, sour cream and salsa.
The meat sauce is more on the spicier side cooked in chipotle and other hot spices with the juices of the meat till tender. The tortilla is filled with a generous filling of meat topped with salsa, sour cream, and cheese sauce. Because of its ingredients, one can call it a complete healthy meal and a very filling one.
How to eat a burrito?
To eat a burrito can be a messy affair, as the juices of meat, cheese and salsa drip down out of it and your face can get very stuffy. It is not advisable to eat a burrito as a street food because controlling and eating can get difficult.
All restaurants have the famous burrito in their menu, so one should always opt to eat in a restaurant, so one can enjoy eating the burrito. Burritos is now available in many varieties for instance as a burrito bowl which one can enjoy with a spoon and even as baked burritos which are loaded with cheese sauce. Burritos are now available in almost all the main countries with little changes according to the taste of each country.
People have created many variations and have created diet burritos with roasted chicken, vegetable burrito, burrito pizza, California burrito which includes filling of red beans as well. There is also a breakfast burrito which is filled with eggs.
When one thinks to have a burrito, there are tons of options available for its fillings which can satisfy one’s appetite. One can say burrito is a full staple diet catering to people of all tastes and preferences.
What compliments a burrito?
While having food, one needs a drink to gulp it down with. When thinking of burrito, the only drink that comes in mind is beer. A burrito a heavy food item, and with all the sauces and cheese and spices, one feels bloated or heavy after eating it.
If one eats a burrito with fizzy drinks, it can increase the bloated feeling in the stomach and can be unsettling. A light, bubbly, fresh and crisply brewed beer is the perfect companion of a burrito, to wash down the palette and refresh the mouth.
The Best Place for Burritos and Beer
The best place to eat a burrito and drink beer is situated in the heart of the New York City, by the name of Shaka Burrito. It is a restaurant built like a Hawaiian style themed place.
The restaurant’s roots are based in Mexico. One can enjoy all sorts of authentic burritos there with the option of healthy burritos as well and enjoy it down with the most flavorful of the beers available. What one could ask for more on a weekend night?