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Lucho Martínez Burelo AKA Lucho

Instagram @luchomtz - Cook and father of Emilia
Emilia is Lucho´s newborn daughter and also the name of his new Mexico City restaurant

Favorite Mexican dish?
Rice with a fried egg and Chicken with Mole (Mexican sauce with dry chile, chocolate, cinnamon, nuts and black pepper).

Mexico´s best kept secret?
Oaxaca´s beaches (Mazunte, San Agustinillo, Zipolite, Carrizalillo)

Favorite quote?
"Puta pinche madre guey, puedes o no?" Lalo García during kitchen service rush  at @maximobistrot (Fucking motherfucker dude, can you do that or not?).

Hangover cure?
Shrimp broth and a michelada...

Your best skill?
Cooking and eating!!!

What do you wish you could find from Mexico in NY?
I don’t know since I can’t travel to America at the moment, but I guess a torta de tamal might be very difficult to find, right?

Favorite instagram account to follow?
@starvefood @eduardogarciaguzman @josephcweaver


Picture by Maureen M. Evans

1 comment

  • Todo un crack! hahahahaha

    Pablo R. on

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