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Cemitas Are Mexico's Most Delicious Dish And You Should Try It

Warning: This will make your extremely hungry.

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So, let's talk about a sandwich that doesn't get as much love as it deserves. I'm talking about the cemita.

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If you grew up with this, you already know what I'm talking about.

So, what exactly is this delicious Mexican food item? It's essentially a torta made with a lightly-toasted, brioche-like sesame bun.

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The cemita originates from the state of Puebla, Mexico, and is often referred to as a cemita Poblana.

Typically, the cemita contains papalo herbs, fresh-cut onions, avocados...

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...Queso Oaxaca that's pulled apart into thin strings, making every bite a very cheesy experience...

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..And then, there's the chipotle. Cemitas were the reason chipotle was created.

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God was like, "OK, I've made this really dope torta. But it needs something. You know what? I'm God. I'll just make a whole new flavor! And it'll be called CHIPOTLE!"

And it made the cemita taste HEAVENLY.

Last but not least, there's the meat: beef, pork, or chicken cutlets, that brings all the flavors together to deliver an unforgettable taste of awesomeness.

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If you want to take the cemita to a whole new level, order it with breaded meat.

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Just go up to the food truck and ask, "¡¿ME DA UNA CEMITA DE MILANEZA POR FAVOR?!"

The cemita is a culinary masterpiece.

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The cemita is the reason you wake up every morning.

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It's proof that something so simple can still deliver a gratifying experience.

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And to those who grew up with it, cemitas take us back to the days of family outings at the food truck before food trucks were a thing.

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Cemita + Jarritos = TEARS OF JOY.

No matter how tough life gets...

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No matter how sad you feel...

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There's not a single problem that a cemita can't fix.

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Life is all about the little things... and CEMITAS.

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