Yesterday they had a media lunch to introduce the new menu items and to give us (the media) a chance to taste their wonderful natural tropical fruit juices. I must say that most of the new items are very delicious and all the juices were so GOOD! A few of the stand out dishes for me were…
- Sashimi Tiradito Tres Sabores – white seasoned fish sashimi, with 3 creamy leches de tigres; aji limo, aji amarillo, and aji rocoto, served with sweet potato puree and choclo. This was a favorite with many of the other diners that took part in this media lunch. Me and Tyler Rudick (staff writer with Culture Map Houston) enjoyed it so much that we asked for bread to sop up the remaining sauce. Okay don’t judge us; it’s better than licking the dang plate, which originally crossed our minds.
- Roasted Chicken Club Sandwich – Roasted chicken salad with cranberries, avocado, lettuce tomatoes and shoestring potatoes served on a toasted brioche. Yes darlings I said toasted brioche! That takes this “texture perfect, roasted goodness” to the next level of deliciousness!
- Natural Tropical Fruit Juices – Guava, Mango, Lulo, Maracuya, Mora, Papaya, Mandarina, Limonada De Menta, Guanabana. All the juices are made fresh in house. They were all so wonderful and refreshing, it is hard to pick one that I liked the best. However, the one that I would most love to mix with a spirit and sip poolside is the Limonada De Menta (#justsayin).
Check out my pictures to view the additional menu items that they will be offering on the new Spring/Summer menu…
Latin Bites Cafe
5709 Woodway Dr Houston, TX 77057
Urban Swank did receive a complimentary tasting, but the opinions expressed are our own.