Alibi V.26 No.17 • April 27-May 3, 2017 

Food News

Little Patron

The owners of El Patron restaurant have announced that they've leased the property at the La Cueva Town Center that used to be a Whataburger. They plan to renovate the drive through and patio for this “smaller version of El Patron Restaurant.”

The Search Is Over

Local entrepreneur Todd Bisio created an app that tells you exactly where your favorite food trucks are parked. It's called “Tasty Spot.”

Pizza 9 Steps Up For Education

Responding to the recent budget cuts suffered by state public schools, Pizza 9 donated all of the profits it made on April 24 in 20 locations to New Mexican school districts. Community is a good thing.

Cheeseburger on the Mound

As part of some confusing minor league baseball rivalry, the Isotopes have (temporarily) changed their name to the “Green Chile Cheeseburgers.” Apparently it's a response to the Fresno Grizzlies calling themselves the “Fresno Tacos” every Tuesday. Baseball's weird.

Postal Lip Service

The US Postal Service is giving props to Latino food with the new “Delicioso” stamp series.

Too Late For Breakfast, Too Early For Me

The Albuquerque Journal gives us the lowdown on the origin of “brunch.” I still say you can't make up new words by just combining two old words, but who listens to me?