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Azul Tequila (Austin, Texas)

Posted 28 December, 2008 at 1:00am by Michael Chu
(Filed under: Food, What I Ate)

Azul Tequila - Chile Relleno en Crema
Blogged via phone (photos added later)
Dec. 27 - Dinner
Azul Tequila
4211 S. Lamar Blvd., Austin, TX

Highly Recommended Dishes: Chile Relleno en Crema
Avoid Like the Plague: None

Chile Relleno en Crema - slightly spicy poblano perfectly paired with salty pork with sweet raisins and smooth cream sauce
Azul Tequila - Chile Relleno en Crema

Pescado Veracruzano - olive tomato onion and marinated jalapeno sauce brings the sauteed fish a nice flavor; tina enjoyed it immensely
Azul Tequila - Pescado Veracruzano

Both main courses were pretty much impossible to see under their sauces - but they were both tasty. I felt the chile relleno was one of the best I've ever had. Usually, I find they just hit the spicy and salty spots with the whole thing a texture of mush - but Azul Tequila fit in just the right about of sweet as well and worked in a few more textures (slivered almonds, plump raisins, and cream).
Azul Tequila - Chile Relleno en Crema

1 comment to Azul Tequila (Austin, Texas)

What I Ate: July 25, 2009 (Mr. Spud’s, Azul Tequila) | Orthogonal Thought, July 25th, 2009 at 9:32 pm:

  • […] the area near Azul Tequila (4211 S Lamar Blvd # A2, Austin, TX‎ - (512) 416-9667‎) where we had dinner last year around Christmas time. We started by sharing an order of the ceviche costeño. The fish was precooked (which was a […]