Author Archives: Minero

The Top Food Stories of 2014

Try this for multi-tasking: Sean Brock’s fourth Neighborhood Dining Group restaurant Minero opened on Oct. 3. Two weeks later his four-years-in-the-making cookbook Heritage was released. The New York Times bestseller is now in its third printing.

Minero gains a lengua taco

More than 1600 people virtually voiced their approval when Minero this weekend used its Instagram account to herald the debut of a lengua taco with charred-onion salsa and jicama-cucumber slaw. The handsome taco is the first from Minero to feature offal traditionally associated with taquerias.

13 Food World Predictions for 2015 From Andrew Knowlton

Big-Deal Chefs Will Feed You Tacos. When I used to ask chefs where they were dying to eat, it would be Barcelona or Copenhagen. Now the answer is invariably Mexico.

Chef Daniel Boulud eats his way around Charleston

Chef Daniel Boulud (of New York City’s two Michelin stars-rated Daniel and 12 other restaurants) is on a culinary tour of Charleston. In the past three days he’s popped in McCrady’s, The Ordinary, Charleston Grill, and Minero.

A Charleston Carb Christmas

I have never had visions of sugarplums dancing in my head. My virtual chorus line is a biscuit holding hands with a tortilla chip and a French fry. If Santa really listened to me, he’d fill my stocking with carbs. Chips and Salsa (Trio) from Minero / They come in a cute, handmade tortilla warmer, […]

Sean Brock, Guy Wong Coming to Ponce City Market

The second outpost of chef Sean Brock’s Charleston-based casual Mexican concept expands on the original, adding raw ingredients, including fresh Mexican spices, chili peppers, homemade salsas, fresh tortillas and beans. The cocktail menu will feature a variety of mezcal and tequila-based drinks.

The Hottest Restaurants in Charleston Right Now

More often than not, tipsters, readers, friends and family of Eater have one question: Where should I eat right now? What are the  new restaurants? What’s everyone talking about? While the Eater 18 is a crucial resource covering old standbys and neighborhood essentials across the city, it is not a chronicle of the “it” places of the […]

Quick Bites: Sean Brock at Ponce City Market, King of Pops’ Dessert Alley, and more

Charleston bigwig chef Sean Brock (of Husk and McCrady’s fame) has plans to bring a second outpost of Minero — his brand-new, street-food-style Mexican restaurant in the Holy City — to Ponce City Market in Atlanta.

James Beard winner Sean Brock to open restaurant at Ponce City Market

Together with David Howard of the Neighborhood Dining Group ( Chicago’s Steaks & Seafood, Husk, and McCrady’s), Brock will open Minero, a Mexican restaurant 

Review: Minero Is Sean Brock’s New Shrine to Mexican Food in Charleston

This cheeky service works. When you’re eating tacos, you don’t want to feel like you have to behave. And yes, you should be eating tacos; pale, tender, aromatic tortillas, piled high with stuff. So much stuff, you cannot eat them gracefully. The exceptionally fatty, wobbly carnitas are amplified with chicharron and jowl meat, while the […]