Pairing Cocktails and Beer with Your Favorite Plaza Azteca Dishes

Kevin V

As the popularity of Mexican and Latin American cuisine continues to rise, so does the demand for delicious and complementary drinks to accompany it. If you’re a fan of Plaza Azteca fine Mexican and Latin American cuisine, you’ll be happy to know that they offer a wide selection of cocktails and beer to pair with your favorite dishes. When it comes to pairing cocktails and beer, at Plaza Azteca we got the solution.

Whether you’re looking for a refreshing margarita or a smooth cerveza. Plaza Azteca has you covered. Here are some of our favorite pairings for different menu items:

Tacos and Margaritas:

There’s nothing quite like the combination of tacos and margaritas. For a classic pairing, try the chicken or beef tacos with a traditional lime margarita. The bright and citrusy flavors of the margarita complement the savory and spicy flavors of the tacos perfectly.

Enchiladas and Palomas:

If you’re a fan of enchiladas, you’ll love them even more with a Paloma cocktail. Made with grapefruit soda, tequila, and lime juice. The Paloma is a refreshing and light drink that pairs well with the rich and cheesy flavors of enchiladas.

Fajitas and Micheladas:

For a heartier dish like fajitas, you’ll want a drink that can stand up to the bold flavors. Enter the Michelada, a classic beer cocktail made with tomato juice, lime juice, hot sauce, and Worcestershire sauce. The savory and spicy flavors of the Michelada are the perfect match for the sizzling and smoky flavors of fajitas.

Chimichangas and Cerveza:

Chimichangas are a popular Mexican dish that consists of a deep-fried burrito filled with savory meat, beans, and cheese. To complement the rich and crispy flavors of the chimichangas, pair them with a refreshing Mexican lager, such as Corona or Modelo. The crisp and light flavor of the beer helps to balance out the richness of the dish, making for a satisfying and delicious pairing.

Tres Leches Cake and Coffee:

To finish off your meal, try pairing the rich and creamy Tres Leches Cake with a cup of coffee. The bitterness of the coffee helps to balance out the sweetness of the cake, making for a satisfying and indulgent dessert pairing.
Pairing Cocktails and Beer
Overall, there are endless possibilities when it comes to pairing cocktails and beer with Plaza Azteca’s fine Mexican and Latin American cuisine. Whether you’re in the mood for something light and refreshing or bold and hearty, there’s a drink that will perfectly complement your favorite dishes. So why not try something new and exciting the next time you visit Plaza Azteca? Your taste buds will thank you. Visit us at 10430 Auto Park Ave, Bethesda, MD 20817