Tortilla Awards with Chef Aarón Sánchez, LA

Photo: Erin Poole for Average Socialite
Affair: Tortilla Awards with Chef Aarón Sánchez

When: Tuesday, June 26, 2018 @ 7-10PM

Hot Spot: El Tejano 11122 W Magnolia Blvd, North Hollywood, CA

Deets: Toast to summer with refreshing Tequila Cazadores cocktails and sample the city’s best tacos from four local contestants while you cheer on your favorite local tortilla-maker! An all-star lineup of experts, including Cazadores Global Brand Ambassador Manny Hinojosa and Chef Aarón Sánchez himself, judged the contenders on their tortillas, tacos 
and how well the dish pairs with a cocktail. 
At the end of the night, the winner was crowned the best tortilla maker in the city, and took home the prized Golden Taco trophy!

Los Angeles contestants included:

- Fernando Cesar Ibarra Villagomez of La Tostaderia in DTLA

- Juan J.Sanjuan III of Gloria’s Restaurant in Huntington Park

- Francisco “Paco” Perez of Aqui es Texcoco in Chula Vista

- Rocio Camacho of La Diosa de Moles in Paramount

- Mario Medina of The MainCourse Restaurant in Ramona

Spotted: Chef Aarón Sánchez, Manny Hinojosa, Fernando Cesar Ibarra Villagomez, Juan J.Sanjuan III, Francisco “Paco” Perez, Rocio Camacho, Mario Medina

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