In celebration of National Guacamole Day and Mexican Independence Day, Taco Joint's two locations (Lincoln Park; River North) will feature a tri-color guacamole on Friday, September 16. Inspired by the colors of the Mexican flag, the traditional guacamole is topped with pomegranate seeds, queso fresco and nopales ($6). Pair your guac' with Taco Joint's Friday "Mexi-Can Shoot Out" drink special, featuring a can of Modelo Especial and shot of El Jimador blanco tequila for $6.
In addition to the tri-color special, Taco Joint offers an array of guacamole preparations including tradicional, fruta and rojo, which may be served individually ($6), as a pair ($8) or as a trio ($10). The guacamole menu is outlined below.
Taco Joint's Guacamole
served with corn tortilla chips
avocado, pomegranate seeds, queso fresco, nopales
avocado, tomato, red onion, cilantro, serrano pepper
avocado, sun dried tomato, roasted onion, roasted red jalapeno salsa
avocado, pineapple, mango, papaya, cucumber, chamoy salsa