Barbacoa the tradition of pit-roasted barbecue in Mexico. Most often its Lamb, but you can find everything from fat to chicken barbcoa in LOs Angeles. In fact there are more diverse barbacoa offerings in Los Angeles than there are in Mexico City. Spots to try:
Aquie es Texcoco in the city of Commerce www.aquiestexcoco.com
Gish Bac in Arlington Heights www.gishbac.com
Buy your tickets for Tacolandia. The annual taco-fest is curated by Esparza who brimgs in some of the best taqueros from Southern California and Mexico.