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Tucson AZ: Hacienda del Sol

The Farmers and I enjoyed an excellent meal at Hacienda del Sol. As you can see, it's a lovely building. Sitting on the hills on the north side of Tucson, it also has a spectacular view.

We started with a selection of bread.

The amuse bouche was fun but so small that getting it off the plate required a bit of skill.

I started with a raclette cheese that was roasted in a pan and served with figs, salami, and bread.

I ordered the strip steak for my main course. It was served with a dollop of button on top and mashed potatoes and asparagus on below. It was good, although I did expect a little more char from the grill.

Our other main courses...

We tried several excellent desserts: a cheesecake, a blueberry cobbler, and a chocolate cake.

Everyone loved the final chocolate truffle. It had just enough espresso infused to give that wonderful chocolate/coffee flavor.


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