Real Authentic Mexican Food in Fort Worth, Texas

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Benito Juarez

Some people wonder if Benito’s Mexican Restaurant is named after Benito Juárez, a longstanding Mexican icon. While that’s not actually the case, it is a happy coincidence. Though, that’s not to say that this man is not worth getting an authentic Mexican restaurant named after him! Who Exactly is Benito Juárez? Benito Juárez, also known as Benito Pablo Juárez Garcia, was …


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4 Delicious Differences Between Authentic Mexican Food and Tex-Mex

Though Tex-Mex is delicious in its own right, there’s just something about authentic Mexican food which satisfies the soul. However, it can be difficult to determine which restaurants are serving up the real deal and which ones are taking their inspiration from common North American ingredients. It turns out that many of the Mexican dishes, which diners know and love, …


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The Corn Tortilla: Mexican Food with a History

Most people are familiar with the tortillas from the grocery store. But fresh corn tortillas – now, those are something truly special. To discover where corn tortillas started, head back through the eons to Mesoamerica in 2000 B.C.E., where the Maya began building their intricate society. Corn was a staple of their culture. They planted it, nurtured it, worshipped it, …


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An Authentic Mexican Restaurant Tour of the United States

When you’re hungry for traditional Mexican food from recipes handed down through generations, you want an authentic Mexican restaurant. There are 54,000 Mexican restaurants in the United States, but not all of them serve authentic food. To spare your taste buds – and your wallet – from the task of weeding the bad from the good, we’ve rounded up ten …


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Top 10 Fort Worth Attractions

If you’re traveling to Fort Worth, you’ll want to plan out your day – or days – ahead of time to make sure you don’t miss anything this vibrant city has to offer. From museums and history to parks, zoos, and shopping, Fort Worth has something for everyone. And when you’re done with a day of sightseeing, don’t forget to …


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A Guide to Mexican Beans & Bean Dishes

There is a certain type of hunger that can only be satisfied by eating Mexican food. Across the world, there are authentic Mexican restaurants that have taken some of Mexican culture’s most famous dishes and ingredients and cooked their ways into customers’ stomachs and hearts. One thing that can be intimidating when going to eat is trying to choose from …


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Fun Margaritas to Make for Yourself

Every now and then, we all could use a moment to unwind. Working long weeks in the middle of the summer heat can be stressful, so it’s always a good thing to make time to have some fun. You can absolutely go out for an evening to a Mexican restaurant, nightclub, or bar with close friends, but sometimes it’s nice …


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Flan in Mexico: What Is It and Where Does It Come From?

At Benito’s Mexican restaurant, we ‘re pretty positive that no meal is complete without dessert. Sure, we’re famous for the authentic Mexican food featured in our entrees, as well our as irresistible margaritas. But, we know that a sweet, indulgent dessert needs to also be on the menu! Thus, we perfected our own version of the famous Mexican flan, which …


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Great Summertime Mexican Vacations

Mexico is a beautiful country with many beaches to visit and cities to explore. Thus, it’s often one of the most popular vacation destinations in the world, especially because the temperature is so ideal during the summer months. In this article, we discuss 3 Mexican cities that you can plan your vacation around, emphasizing local Mexican restaurants that feature some of …


Authentic Mexican Menus: Decoded

Authentic Mexican Menus, Decoded

Truly authentic Mexican food is an important feature of the menu at Benito’s Mexican Restaurant. In order to make your experience as genuine as possible, we use many Spanish words that are often used when referring to traditional Mexican food. In this article, we translate many of these Spanish words for native English speakers. In addition, we give a brief …