Cook’s Tortas [SGV]

Cook’s Tortas [SGV]

Not many people know Mexican cuisine features sandwiches. This combination of old and new world influences can be seen directly with theses sandwiches – the Torta. Bakeries and flour was brought over and developed by the French in the early 1800′s. Then by using locally cured and marinated meats, the Mexicans produced wonderful sandwiches. The…

Mambos [Glendale]

Mambos [Glendale]

Drawn by the power of Diner’s, Drive in’s, and Dives, we knew we had to check out this local Cuban favorite. Guy Fieri, the host, makes you just want to try anything he mentions on his show.   Mambos was a choice out of necessity. We were on our way to the Glendale’s Americana Street…