The DIY Taco Platter

ORDER DEADLINE Wed 2nd Dec (8pm)

DELIVERING Fri 4th/ Sat 5th Dec

£22 per  Platter. Feeds 2 people.

includes: not main bit, main bit & side bits

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this week's menu below
> order here before Wednesday 8pm

- the not main bit -

Papas con Garbanzos

a seasonal, creamy root vegetable mash on a bed of garlicky spinach, and topped with spiced chickpeas. (V, VG, GF)


 -the main bit-

DIY Tacos

Our famous taco platters are back for one final appearance in the tumultuous storm that is 2020. These tacos are traditional morsels of goodness, and will transport you right to the sandy beaches of Tulum. Soft corn tortillas filled with your choice of stewed meat and veggies below, topped with salad salsas and more (all in extra bits below). We're bringing back our most popular fillings for this one so feast your eyes and make your choice! Comes with 10 soft corn tortillas.

 choose 2 Taco Filllings

Chilli con carne, friijoles y chorizo (GF) 

Slow-cooked beef chuck steak in a tomato and red wine based chilli sauce, with herbs and spices, cocoa, fried chorizo and beans.

Cochinita pibil (GF) 

One of our signature dishes, pork shoulder slow cooked for 4 hours in a Yucatecan blend of herbs and spices, achiote paste and citrus juices. 

Frijoles Negros (V, VG, GF) 

Our famous beans, black turtle beans slow cooked in a host of Mexican herbs and spices including Mexican oregano, cumin and  coriander seeds until naturally creamy.

See above for recipe description

Pollo pipian verde (GF) 

Slow-cooked chicken thighs in our famous 'Green Sauce' made from toasted pumpkin seeds, coriander and jalapenos. Naturally creamy with a kick.

Pollo Mestizo (GF) 

Dubbed 'two cultures chicken' a blend of Mexican and Spanish influences. Slow-cooked chicken thighs in a white wine, pineapple, tomato and pepper based sauce. Fresh but hearty.

Lentejas con apio nobo (VG, V, GF) 

Stewed coconut chilli and lime lentils and beans, topped with whole roasted caramelised celeriac and brussel sprouts.

Pasteles de Lentejas (V, GF) 

Herbed lentil cakes with coriander, feta and spices fried until crunchy. (contains egg)

- the side bits -

Salsa de jitomate cocida

a simmered tomato and jalapeno salsa

Mexican slaw

a salad of red and white cabbage, coriander and carrots and topped with red pickled onions.

Salsa Verde

a traditional green salsa made with tomatillos (Mexican green tomatoes) coriander and jalapenos.

All included in your platter

Chipotle crema

a homemade mayo with garlic, lime, and chipotle chilli

- optional extras -

Hot sauces - £5

made in glasgow by small batch hotsauce-maker tom from tom's sauces, or in sterling by chilli masters trodden black, these hotsauces are the perfect addition to any dish. flavours are:

  • Beetroot: a birds eye chilli and beetroot hotsauce

  • Pineapple: scotch bonnet and pineapple hotsauce. Sweet with a big kick


  • Chipotle: a rich, thick, sweet and smoky chipotle hotsauce

  • Habanero: a belize style garlic habanero hotsauce

  • Ghost: the hottest of all the sauces. a ghost pepper challenge


price per 150ml bottle.

Side - guacamole de tomatillo - £5

you asked. we listened. our famous, chunky avocado and tomatillo based guacamole, with  served with tortilla chips. Serves 2 (GF, VG, V)

Dessert - Arroz con leche - £5

Rice pudding is back! A creamy coconut and cinnamon rice pudding, topped with Dulce de Leche (Mexican caramel) and Home-made spiced Christmas jam. Serves 2. (GF, Contains Dairy)

beef jerky - £4

made in glasgow by small batch hot-thing maker tom from tom's sauces, this is the best jerky in town. herby, meaty, spicy what more can you want...

  • jamaican: a proper caribbean jerk SOLD OUT

  • moroccan: a tagine mix of moroccan herbs SOLD OUT

  • togarishi. the only of its kind, a japanese shichimi flavour SOLD OUT

price per 50g bag.

for more info on Tom's hot-things click 
for more info on trodden black's death jams click 

Dessert - Mexican Christmas Brownies - £5

Our Mexican Christmas inspired brownies! Gooey dark chocolate brownies filled with dark and white chocolate chunks, toasted pumpkin seeds, Dulce de Leche and Christmas mincemeat filling. Serves 2. (Contains Gluten, Dairy and Egg. )

Extra - Spicy Salsa (salsa picante de tomates) - £0.80

Want a bit more spice in your platters? Don't want to commit to a hotsauce just yet? Then this is for you! A small pot of spicy salsa made from tomatoes, peppers and chipotle chilli. (GF)

Side - Frijoles Negros - £5

Can't get enough of our creamy black beans? Don't want to choose between meat and beans? Order an extra portion of black beans to go with your tacos or to go with your leftovers the next day. Serves 2. (GF)

We take Covid-19 very seriously.
we operate to strict hygiene standards and our drivers wear masks and sanitize frequently. you're in safe hands here!

if you've missed the order deadline, get in touch by friday, we may have some meals left!

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