Today’s post offers an instructional video of sorts.

While at first it may seem completely pointless to demonstrate how to eat something as basic as a Mexican tostada, I have simply watched too many foreigners struggle with this staple of Mexican cuisine to remain silent any longer.

What is interesting is that the actual technique used to eat a tostada is not too important at all. What is important is being able to search deep within one’s self in order to summon the courage necessary to conquer the fear. What fear? The fear of making a fool of oneself.

Eating a tostada can be a messy ordeal. In fact, it SHOULD be a messy ordeal.

Let me give you an example…