Boogie Down Bites: Cocina Chente

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Cocina Chente in Riverdale is known for being a mezcaleria and serving a dish that's ready to erupt.

Named after Vicente Fernandez , the king of rancheras himself, the small bar aims to transport patrons to Mexico with subtle touches in home-like decor and its smoking dishes.

Its wide selection of the Mexican spirit mezcal brings in a curious crowd.

But many say the 'El Vocano' dish will make your taste buds burst with flavor. The dish is served on a 'molcajete' stone rock in a chorizo vegetable sauce, filled with churrasco, chicken and shrimp. It's topped with a fried egg and comes with sides of rice, beans and tortillas.

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