Torta Ahogada


bread, beans, pork, onions, tomatoes, chile

Torta Ahogada is a regional Mexican sandwich which literally translates to ‘drowned sandwich’. The sandwich consists of a toasted bolillo roll (birote salado) stuffed with refried beans, shredded pork carnitas, pickled red onion and radish. The tortas are then dipped into a mild tomato salsa, then topped with a spicy árbol chile salsa. It is the spicy hangover cure of choice for those in Mexico’s second city, Guadalajara in the province of Jalisco. You have to accept the fact that …

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Created April 26, 2020 by: itisclaudio

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Birote Salado (Mexican)
Birote Salado is similar to the bolillo however it has a thick, crunchy crust and softer interior which is more …