Alibi V.26 No.3 • Jan 19-25, 2017 
The Mexican Plate

Restaurant Review

Un Modelo para Llevar a Hogar

El Modelo as archetype; ribs as revelation

El Modelo’s Nuevo Mexicano cuisine is nearly mythic in presentation and flavor.

Food News

A bill to bring your own wine into restaurants, Chipotle opening two locations, eat insects to help the planet, a truck crashes into Pasión and three Mexican restaurants get hit.
Vanessa Partricks


Drag Yourself to Brunch

Legs and Eggs: A Drag Brunch Extravaganza

Enjoy a special, elegantly curated brunch menu featuring comedy and musical performances by Albuquerque's finest drag entertainers. Reservations recommended.