Chef Thomas Ortega: Healthy Holiday Tamales – Good Day L.A. (TV)

Chef Thomas Ortega: Healthy Holiday Tamales By: Michelle Pulfrey, Good Day LA Producer, Writer – Good Day L.A. (FOX TV) 12/24/13 For many families, tamales are a holiday tradition. Chef Thomas Ortega was here from his new restaurant, Amor Y Tacos with secrets to making excellent tamales. The tamale-making process[…]

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Nacho Average Nachos – Tasting Table – Garrett Snyder

Nacho Average Nachos Amor y Tacos Cantina gets playful with Mexican-American bar food by Garrett Snyder – Tasting Table 12/4/13 Oaxacan molé tater tots. Doritos chilaquiles. Mexican Coke-glazed pork belly. At Amor y Tacos, chef Thoma Ortega isn’t restrained by tradition. Located in suburban strip mall near Cerritos, an area[…]

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Top Lists: Spiced Cocktails in LA – Marpop

Puro Sangre – Amor Y Tacos by marpop 12/3/13 Ortega 120 chef Tommy Ortega’s new Mex spot in Cerritos is where you can get a hit of Puro Sangre, a smoky and spicy concoction of chamoy (savory sauce made from pickled fruit), Monte Alban mezcal, fresh limeade, muddled orange and[…]

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