While I'm appreciating the different and interesting and yummy cuisine here in The South, there are a few foods I do miss from my stint in SoCal. Fish Tacos are high, high on that list.
When I first moved to San Diego, all those years ago, the idea of fried fish in a taco with salsa was completely revolting. And that white sauce? Could that be any more disgusting a combination? No. Well, ok...Um?....Honestly? I now love fish tacos. It took me a few years to muster up the courage to actually try one, but ohmy, they're tastey. And I've tried at least 5 different recipes for the white sauce (some even claiming to be identical to what's served at Rubio's), but none taste just right.
Anyway, it's 8am - enough about fish in a tortilla with tricky white sauces. I haven't even had a sip of coffee yet. Here's my weekly recipe over on the food blog I contribute to: