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Guacamole: Easy or Intricate

I live in Arizona, with tons of great Mexican restaurants, but for some reason even the best restaurants are still serving bland guacamole. Sometimes I feel like I should just order a side of avocado and mash it with a fork myself. It would taste about the same, and be cheaper than ordering the guacamole….

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August 2, 2019

Summer is here! (Time for a margarita.)

According to, the #8 best-selling cocktail in the world is the margarita. I’ll bet that jumps to number one or two when it’s hot out, right alongside the similarly made classic daiquiri. The margarita is the perfect refreshing cocktail when you find yourself at a pool party or barbeque. The only issue some people…

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July 16, 2019

The Movable Feast

Tucson Food Tours is celebrating its sixth year with a new route and expanded delicacies By Mark Whittaker It’s the New Year. You said that you were going to finally join that gym. But this is the Chow section. We have to talk about food. So, let’s combine eating and exercise, shall we? Get your…

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January 4, 2018

Fourth Avenue Winter Street Fair 2017

The winter street fair is a great way to purchase some unique holiday gifts or just enjoy the family-friendly activities and our great weather! This nearly 50-year-old, family-friendly tradition brings over 500,000 people to the heart of the Old Pueblo every year. The Fair hosts artists from around the world, decadent food, local entertainment and…

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December 4, 2017

On the Menu Live – with Tucson Food Tours

We had the opportunity to be on the amazing radio broadcast show “On the Menu Live”. The show is hosted by public relations executive Matt Russell, On the Menu Live is a weekly radio show that dishes out the latest buzz on the Southern Arizona culinary and cocktail scene. It airs live every Saturday at…

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December 1, 2017

Outdoor Office in Downtown Tucson

We are excited about this new outdoor office space! The Tucson Food Tour’s, Downtown route runs right by the Jacome Plaza on our way to La Cocina. It’s great to see what the Downtown Tucson Partnership is doing with the use of the space. The Downtown Tucson Partnership has turned an area that is well-known…

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December 1, 2017

Miracle on Congress St. is Back!

Miracle on Congress St. was such a big hit last year that it is back! The empty space between The Hub Restaurant and Creamery and Elvira’s is transformed into a magical holiday paradise in the heart of Downtown Tucson. Santa Claus will be at the Miracle on Congress St. and available for FREE photos with…

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November 29, 2017

Book Your Holiday Party Today!!

Book your Holiday Party with us today! Whether you have a small business or big corporate party, we can customize a tour and entertainment for your group!! Call us at (520)477-7986

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November 17, 2017

Firefighter Chili Cook Off

Making chili for the firefighter chili cook off Saturday! Smoked pork butt with white bean green chili topped with fresh cabbage and lime sour cream! Shamrock Foods I would love to Thank Red’s Smokehouse and Tap Room

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November 2, 2017

Best of Tucson 2017 Award

Congratulations to all our food tour partners that won “Best of Tucson 2017” Best Tacos- BOCA Tacos Best Ice Cream- HUB Ice Cream Factory Best Cafe Hangout- Bar Passé Best New Restaurant on 4th Ave- TallBoysAF Breakfast Best Chicken & Waffles- The Drunken Chicken Best Downtown Happy Hour- Maynards Market & Kitchen

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October 26, 2017