Tossing your self-control into the wind and noshing on big plates of Mexican food for Cinco de Mayo is never a bad idea — except when everyone else and their brother has the same idea.
You can have just as much delicious food and just as much fun staying in and trying a new recipe, but going to your neighborhood grocery store might be a challenge. After all, most people don’t keep an entire cabinet full of spices to make a bona fide Mexican dish.
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Northern Indiana has a handful of traditional Mexican restaurants that carry produce, spices and even snacks that can give your kitchen some pizazz. Here are just a few:
240 E. Jackson Blvd., Elkhart
425 S. Main St., South Bend
613 E. Madison St., Goshen
122 S. Main St., Goshen
1036 S. Main St., Elkhart