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.
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Training Days

Lil' Rudies Baking Camp

This week-long camp full of baking and decorating keeps the kiddos entertained while teaching valuable baking skills straight from the professionals.
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Let's Get Cheesy!

Beer and Grilled Cheese Pairing with Cheesy Street

Get excited about pairing two of the greatest things in American cuisine with a flight of four beers and four mini-grilled cheeses.
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Chowtown Restaurant Guide

A Taste of Thailand

At some point down the line Thai food became synonymous with comfort food for me. It was my family’s favorite dining out cuisine when I was young, and now I have a lot of good nostalgia wrapped up in the smell of lemongrass and curry. Tom kha gai, papaya salad and pad see ew are my go-to orders when I’m sick or just craving something warming and familiar, so I’ve visited most of the Thai spots in town to find some of my favorites of each. That GrubHub bill is getting a little out of control at this point, honestly.

Here’s a few of my favorite spots to order Thai in the Duke City. May they bring you many spicy tears and great evenings.

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