Últimas Noticias en The Real Baja

  • Cervecería Insurgente: Once Again Raising the Bar on Quality

    Cervecería Insurgente: Once Again Raising the Bar on Quality

    Por: Jorge Guevara   |   Hace 12 horas

    The brewery has new facilities and will launch a beer with Stone Brewery

    The concept of Mexican beer that is famous around the world has slowly fallen in the ranks with the rise of the craft beer movement. Baja California is one of the states with the most production and quality when it comes to craft beer, and Cervecería Insurgente is one of the breweries that has managed to stand out in the crowd, boasting excellent quality and considerable growth over the...

  • 8-Bit Craft Beer & Café is now officially open to the public

    8-Bit Craft Beer & Café is now officially open to the public

    Por: Elizabeth Rosales   |   Hace 1 día

    Video Game Fan? Then this is the bar for you in Tijuana

    TIJUANA.- Located in Plaza Fiesta, between Pee Wee Wings and Ribs and m La Prisión is the new bar that stands out on first sight because if its decoration of green tubes and yellow boxes with "?" symbols, a screen in the background with scenes of videogames, and some etches in the wall that remind us of the videogame "The Legend of Zelda." The place is a bit dark, lit by a couple of...

  • Rosarito Beach: Paradise is just a couple miles south of the border

    Rosarito Beach: Paradise is just a couple miles south of the border

    Por: Elizabeth Rosales   |   Hace 1 día

    The Sea and Tranquility

    ROSARITO.- For those of that live our life rambling through the streets of our cities in auto-pilot, looking but not really seeing, and complaining about how we wish we could go on vacation to a far away place yet lament at the high cost of doing this, I have to tell you that habits have numbed you and blinded you to all of the beautiful things we have in this region. Paradise is here, and...

  • DANKE is now officially open to the public

    DANKE is now officially open to the public

    Por: Jorge Guevara   |   Hace 3 días

    Food Truck Fever comes to Playas de Tijuana

    Food trucks keep popping up around the city adding to the vibrant culinary community in Baja California. But, in order to stand out they need to offer more than just good food. You can tell that Danke took this seriously when they created their menu, heavily influenced by German food. The food is not pretentious and can easily be enjoyed by the average customer. Last week, I was...

  • HUMO: Rustic Cuisine by Giovanni Brassea

    HUMO: Rustic Cuisine by Giovanni Brassea

    Por: Jorge Guevara   |   Hace 3 días

    One of the best kept secrets in Tijuana

    The rise in popularity of foodtrucks keeps rising and rising in Tijuana and Baja California in general. This format gives chefs and culinary creators a whole new way to offer exquisite recipes to consumers with less formality than a sit-down setting, without sacrificing quality. Such is the case with Chef Giovanni Brassea's new project "HUMO". What HUMO brings to the city are four...

  • Beer of the Week: Jack Porter by Cerveceria Cardera

    Beer of the Week: Jack Porter by Cerveceria Cardera

    Por: Elizabeth Rosales   |   Hace 4 días

    Hints of chocolate and coffee with just a touch of toasted oak

    ENSENADA.- When I was told that I would be responsible for this week’s Beer of the Week column, I thought that I’d have a hard time describing flavors that I don’t usually try out. We all have different tastes when it comes to flavors and aromas, and I usually stick to the same trusted beers, usually ones that are sour or citric wheat based varieties. But, I guess you have to take a risk...

  • “Sabor a Baja” treated guests to a variety of flavors

    “Sabor a Baja” treated guests to a variety of flavors

    Por: Elizabeth Rosales   |   Hace 4 días

    Insurgente, Frontera, and Cardera were just some of the craft brewers at the event

    ROSARITO.- The second annual “Sabor a Baja” event took place yesterday, and received great reviews by guests in attendance. The event was hosted in the gardens of the Rosarito Beach Hotel, with an unbeatable view of the ocean. Sabor a Baja hosted hundreds of visitors looking for the best this region has to offer and try out Baja Med cuisine. The affair was very simple but very well...

  • Chef Javier Plascencia reveals the name of his next restaurant

    Chef Javier Plascencia reveals the name of his next restaurant

    Por: Jorge Guevara   |   Hace 4 días

    The Restaurant in San Diego will be called "Bracero": Cocina Mexicana de Raiz

    When it was announced this July that Chef Javier Plascencia would be opening a new restaurant in Little Italy –– an area in San Diego that is well known for culinary treasures––the expectations of foodies became self-evident, especially because not many details were revealed. Could it be that he might endeavor into italian style recipes, or would he take Baja-Med cuisine to San Diego?...

  • Rosarito will host a sand sculpting competition

    Rosarito will host a sand sculpting competition

    Por: Elizabeth Rosales   |   Hace 5 días

    Have fun on the beach this weekend with Rosarito Baja Sand

    ROSARITO.- A great, family-friendly activity this coming weekend is the Rosarito Baja Sand event. The free event will be hosted on August 31st, starting at 9am in Rosarito, right next to the pier. The event will include participation by Calixto Molina, a well-known sculptor. Molina, who is known for making art out of sand and water, is a renowned sculptor from Acapulco, who has been...

  • Gala is Love: A Mexican Jewelry Brand with Tijuana Style

    Gala is Love: A Mexican Jewelry Brand with Tijuana Style

    Por: Brianna Ballesteros   |   Hace 5 días

    By Michelle Galindo

    I have been following this brand of jewelry that I really like on social media for a while now, and when I found out that the designer is originally from Tijuana, I fell in love even more. Gala is Love is incredibly well designed. Michelle Galindo, the designer, has really done a fine job of representing the name of her brand with pure love. It all started as a hobby, her mom gave her a...