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River Oaks Neighborhood Bistro

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Cards are valid at:

Backstreet Cafe - Seasonal American Cuisine
Hugo's - Regional Mexican Cuisine
Prego - Neighborhood Italian Restaurant
Caracol - Mexican Coastal Kitchen
Xochi - The Flavors of Oaxaca

Backstreet Kitchen

$34.95 plus tax and shipping
Backstreet Kitchen: Seasonal Recipes from Our Neighborhood Cafe features more than 120 recipes from the restaurant's kitchen and bar, translated for the home kitchen and presented with inspiring photographs and personal stories.

Hugo Ortega's Street Food of Mexico

$34.95 + tax & shipping

From the tacos and masa-based treats of the central highlands to the cocteles and ceviches of the coast, each region has its specialties, and each dish conveys both deeply satisfying taste and a delicious feeling of place. In his warm way, Hugo shares the stories behind the dishes and provides recipes and instructions to make them accessible to cooks everywhere.

Buy Both Books Together and Save!

Both books $65! $15 priority shipping + tax [US only]
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Special Gift Box Set

$60 Dollars plus Tax and Shipping

Our gift box sets are the perfect gift for all of your foodie friends and family members! Each box set is packed with a personalized copy of “Hugo Ortega’s Street Food of Mexico”, a 9-oz tablet of our housemade Mexican chocolate, a molinillo for frothing the perfect cup of Mexican hot chocolate, and two Hugo’s mugs to serve it in!