Taste Utah

Take a bite out of Utah's food culture with this lifestyle weekly series on Sundays 9:30 AM on ABC4 Utah.

Join your hosts Katy and Jami as we take a bite out of Utah and showcase our state's vast culinary landscape. Travel with us as we highlight Utah's contributions to food through agricultural, conventional food communities, vacation destinations and what each unique local dining culture offers. Utah dining is the destination!

Stop by www.TasteUT.com for an innovative, interactive website as we introduce Utah to inspiring culinary destinations and grow Utah's food tourism to the world. Get tasting Utah!

Taste Utah Graphic
Programs like this are made possible by the support of the Utah Governor's Office of Economic Development.
URA Logo
Office of Economic Development Logo

Authentic Mexican taqueria starts as popular Salt Lake taco cart

Taste Utah

Santo Taco on 900 West and 910 North is a new taqueria with humble roots as a taco cart. Owner and founder Alfonso started the taco cart, moved into a food truck and is now serving authentic and traditional tacos out of their restaurant location. 

The Tacos Al Pastor is the taqueria’s signature dish. Tacos Al Pastor is a very traditional taco from Mexico originally adopted from people migrating from the Middle East to Mexico. Today it is made with marinated pork for 24 hours in achiote, a traditional spice from Yucatan, Mexico. The result is a beautifully moist and charbroiled base. The tacos are then topped with salsa verde, onions, cilantro, and pineapple. Also, tortillas are made in-house and specifically with a tortilla maker from Mexico.

To see more from Taste Utah visit TasteUT.com.

This article contains sponsored content.

Copyright 2019 Nexstar Broadcasting, Inc. All rights reserved. This material may not be published, broadcast, rewritten, or redistributed.

Don't Miss

Trending Stories