Taquitos at Cielito Lindo
Taquitos at Cielito Lindo
Photo by the chingona Carolina A. Miranda

KCRW's Good Food Devotes Cinco de Mayo Show to History of Mexican Food in Southern California, With Gustavo as Co-Host!

Nearly a year ago, I pitched the KCRW-FM 89.9 brass with a bold idea: give me an hour to turn my then-rough Taco USA: How Mexican Food Conquered America, into a one-hour special about the history of Mexican food in the United States. They not only liked the idea, they one-upped me: they allowed me to sit in alongside food goddess Evan Kleiman on Good Food.

The results aired today, and they're AWESOME!!!

Hear for yourself below:

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