Alibi V.27 No.16 • April 19-25, 2018 

Guest Editorial

Gary Tietjen’s Story: Western New Mexican Food

An Alibi reader shares his family’s story

Gary Tietjen tells what people ate long ago in western New Mexico.

Food for Thought

Food Waste (and How Not to Waste It)

Tips on reducing and reusing the stuff you’d normally throw out

If you cook at home at all, you likely throw away a lot of food waste. But there’s plenty of clever ways you can reuse scraps to keep them out of the landfill and save yourself a few bucks in the process.

Drinking with the Pros

David Hernández Vega of Limpia Cocktails

The bartender making mezcal cocktails at pop-ups around town

We speak with David Hernández Vega about his cocktail project, Limpia.
Courtesy of Big Jim Farms

EVENT HORIZON ()

I-Pick, U-Pick, We All-Pick Chiles

U-Pick Green Chiles and Farmers' Market

Enjoy an afternoon on the farm and pick green chiles, ranging from mild to extra hot with on-site roasting. Other fruits and vegetable are also for sale.
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Chowtown Restaurant Guide

Whether you’re more familiar with the French Riviera or the French Quarter, there are plenty of places in Albuquerque to get a taste of authentic French cuisine. Read Hosho McCreesh’s review of Le Quiche Parisienne in this issue, and check out these other restaurants in the city that will cater to your wanderlust and make you feel, if only for the evening, that you’re dining in the City of Lights. Bon appetit, mes amis.