1. 6 Main Ingredients of Mexican Food

    Not all Mexican food is created equal, and there are a lot of different variations on specific dishes depending on where you are enjoying your dish. However, for much of the fare that we serve at authentic Mexican restaurants, there are a few main ingredients that are nearly always present in our dishes. Today, we are going to discuss those ingredients that you can always find in your favorite ite…Read More

  2. 5 Fun Facts About Mexican Food

    Welcome back to the El Charrito blog! If you’ve been reading our blog for awhile you know that we try not to take things too seriously here, and today, we are going to share with you some interesting facts about Mexican food. So, stick around, or come by our Salinas restaurant for authentic Mexican food, or order food delivery and get Monterey’s favorite burrito delivered right to your door. …Read More

  3. Why the Breakfast Burrito is the Real Champion

    Everyone knows that “breakfast is the most important meal of the day.” Even though the statement has been debated by health professionals, when you have a breakfast burrito on your plate, the truth is hard to get around. What year the first breakfast burrito was created isn’t important, because once you have had a delicious burrito before 9 a.m., then your whole world has changed and the onl…Read More

  4. The Health Benefits of Authentic Mexican Food

    January is the time for many of us to let go of unhealthy habits we acquired during the holiday season and to “start” over by eating healthy, exercising, and avoiding unhealthy ingredients in our diet. Often as a result, we no longer feel that eating out is an option because it seems that all take-out and food delivery is unhealthy, fattening food. In many cases, yes, that is correct. However,…Read More

  5. Beer & Mexican Food Pairings You’ll Love

    Welcome back to the El Charrito blog! In our last blog post, we discussed wine pairing and Mexican food and gave you some suggestions for creating winning combinations. Today, we wanted to write a quick post for the beer connoisseurs! One of the simplest ways to choose the perfect beer for your favorite dish is to classify the dish.  Creamy Food If you are enjoying a deliciously cheesy dish or on…Read More

  6. It’s Time For a Wine Night & Mexican Food

    With the pandemic still in full swing after what feels like years, many of us are looking for new ways to enjoy life and keep it interesting. The same is true for what we eat. Though some people have fully embraced the at-home chef life, others are bored with their options. No matter what group you fall into, today we are offering you an opportunity to try something new: wine and Mexican food pair…Read More

  7. 3 Ways You Can Enjoy El Charrito

    When you’re in the mood for Mexican food, there is little else that can satisfy the craving than finding the nearest restaurant or most convenient means for acquiring food to satisfy your craving. At El Charrito, we make it easy for you to get the burritos and other delicious eats you crave. Learn about how you can enjoy the best Mexican food near you!  Order Online For the first time, El Charr…Read More

  8. A Short History About the Breakfast Burrito

    If you’ve been a fan of our authentic Mexican restaurant for a while, you know that when it comes to making tasty burritos, we aren’t messing around. We have won awards multiple times for our tasty concoctions and have become a destination in the Monterey area for Mexican food. However, we aren’t just serving crave-worthy food for lunch and dinner. We are also serving up breakfast burritos t…Read More

  9. Mexican Food Delivery: Ordering For a Date

    El Charrito has always been in the business of satisfying Salinas’ cravings for delicious Mexican food. Whether it be providing tasty breakfast burritos to help you start your morning off right, enjoying a zesty break midday, or ending the day on a high note with delicious spicy dinner from El Charrito, we are here for you. We can make sure no matter how you want to enjoy Mexican food delivery t…Read More

  10. Date Night With Delivery Tips

    No matter where you live  — whether it’s in Salinas or elsewhere near Monterey — you, like the rest of the country, have been housebound for months. The list of activities that you aren’t already bored of is growing shorter by the day. Life feels like a drag, and making date nights special is becoming harder.  With this in mind, El Charrito is taking it upon ourselves to provide some dat…Read More