The remarkable skills of Chef Mario Castro have long been on display at Blanca Blue Restaurant, where he consistently creates a delectable dining experience for our guests with his Mexican Avant Garde menu. The talented Mexican chef is now is thrilled to introduce his Tapas Mestizas Menu as well, which can be enjoyed by guests staying at Hotel Mousai. Sample his fresh new flavor pairings in the luxurious area situated next to the magnificent wine cellar at Blanca Blue Restaurant on site.
A dining concept that originated in Spain, tapas are small savory dishes and bite-sized snacks that are perfect for sharing, allowing you to linger at the table and dine on several different choices. Chef Mario Castro has built upon this pleasurable style of dining by crafting mouthwatering dishes that highlight the local flavors and ingredients of Mexico. Making reference to people whose heritage is a mix of Native American and Spanish blood, mestizo/a is a word that can also be used to characterize this distinctive pairing of Spanish and Mexican culinary influences.
Recommendations from the Menu
While you enjoy a glass of wine, craft beer or cocktail, why not accompany your drink with a few small plates from the Tapas Mestizas menu? Whether you just crave a snack or want to begin your meal with some smaller bites to share, the Tapas Mestizas Menu is the perfect solution. Here is a sampling of the dishes you can try from this special new menu:
Roasted vegetables with blue cheese served on bread
Camarones al Guajillo
Shrimp cooked in garlic and guajillo chillies
Pulpo a La Brasas
Grilled octopus served with tasty mashed potatoes
Marinated steak with caramelized onions served in a bread roll
Garra de Leon
Delectable scallops with cauliflower purée
Scrumptious ingredients including tuna, chorizo and mussels star in some of the other must-try dishes. Whether you are in the mood to try lots of things or just feel like having a light meal, give these tapas a try.