How Do You Define 'Southwestern' Food?

April 18, 2014

(Photo by Tracy Greer - KJZZ)
Green chile roasting on a grill.

Maybe this has happened to you, it’s definitely happened to me: Friends or family come to town and tell you they want to go out to eat “southwestern” food. And you’re thinking, well, what exactly does that mean?

Steve Goldstein spoke with Karyn Zoldan, the Tucson food and drink contributor for Arizona Foothills Magazine online, about that very issue.