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Fun Facts About Mexican Food You Probably Don't Know

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The best Mexican food at the Lake of the Ozarks comes out of the kitchen at Mexicali Blues in Osage Beach. The most important part is the fresh, quality ingredients that give it an amazing flavor. Less important but still very interesting, are the little known yet intriguing facts about some of these foods. 

Today we've gathered a few fun facts about some popular Mexican foods & drinks. They will make for wonderful conversation starters the next time you are dining with friends at our Lake of the Ozarks Mexican restaurant


A Healthy Choice
The majority of Mexican food is quite healthy because many dishes include all of the important food groups in one recipe. Many of the ingredients such as fresh vegetables and spices contain a lot of healthy antioxidants. 

Burrito means donkey?
The word "burrito" derives from the Spanish word "burro" which means donkey. Burrito actually translates to little donkey. No, that does not mean donkey was ever an ingredient! Actually…

Fiesta Fridays Are BACK at the Lake of the Ozarks!

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It's that wonderful time of the year once again - Fiesta Fridays at back at Mexicali Blues! Taco Tuesdays are quite possibly the most popular weekday at our Mexican restaurant at the Lake of the Ozarks most of the year, but these weekly Friday specials are every bit as exciting (and delicious) as $1 tacos! 


TGIF (Thank Goodness It's FAJITAS!)
Throughout November you've got an extra reason to get excited about Fridays because our Fiesta Fridays are filled with all kinds of delicious deals! The first of these fantastic Friday deals is one of our most popular dishes - fajitas.

Every Friday you can enjoy a small order of our chicken fajitas for only $9! For that incredible price, you get savory grilled chicken served on a bed of grilled onions and peppers. That's all served with tortillas and a plate full of rice, beans, lettuce, cheese, sour cream, and tomatoes.  

Normally, our small chicken fajitas cost $13.50 and our larger orders are $19.50. On Fiesta Friday, you'll be…