April 26, 2015

Santa Cruz Chili & Spice

This picture is from their website.

Located in the Santa Cruz Valley in Tumacacori, AZ, is a small family owned and operated business called Santa Cruz Chili & Spice, Inc.  They produce an array of wonderful chili products such as Southwest foods, spices, herbs, and even cookbooks.  As they state on their website, "The chili products reflect the unique mixture of Mexican and western cultures that are so much a part of the Santa Cruz Valley.  The flavors are pure and authentic.  They represent the valley's rich heritage."

For more information on their products, history and more, check out their website:  http://www.santacruzchili.com/


April 24, 2015

Tubac Jack's Restaurant and Saloon

Located in the heart of Tubac, AZ you will find a southwestern restaurant and saloon known as Tubac Jack's.  The owner, Jim Lagattuta, takes pride in his original and one-of-a-kind meals.  You will have an array of choices to dine on while sitting in their warm and inviting restaurant.  Be sure to visit Tubac Jack's on a Saturday night and enjoy a live band.  You can dance to your hearts content.  I had chicken strips and sweet potato fries while my sister-in-law enjoyed one of their taco salads.  The food was delicious and worth a visit.

Check out their website for all their lunch or dinner meals and list of events:  http://tubacjacks.com/

April 22, 2015

El Presidito: Working Artist Studio


A place for creative artist to work and sell their art.  For more on this place, check out their website:  http://www.aldea-de-artisticas.com/presidito.htm

Nancy Valentine & Hugh Holub
They are life partners, resident working artists, preservationists, writers, and co-creators of...
Aldea de Artisticas'
Creating a working artists’ community
in the heart of Old Town Tubac... 


El Presidito
Studios & Galleries
For rental info, contact:
Nancy Valentine
PO Box 4521   Tubac  AZ  • 85646
520-398-9571 or TubacVal@msn.com


Linda Boylan, painter
No Stopping Art Gallery


Crystal Johnson, leather work
Wolf Den Galler
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April 20, 2015

Soto's PK Outpost Mexican Restaurant

Facebook page:  https://www.facebook.com/Sotospkoutpost
While I was recently in Tubac, AZ, I wanted Mexican food for dinner.  My sister-in-law and I picked the Soto's PK Outpost Mexican Restaurant because it was just around the corner from the Poston House Inn where we were staying.  The restaurant is located in a historic building and is known for their delicious Carne con Chile.  We sat on the patio because the weather was nice and cool.  While waiting for our margaritas, we were serenaded by their Mariachi band.  We enjoyed the entertainment, food, margaritas, and the whole atmosphere of the place.





Interesting Chimichanga with a mango Margarita.