Pix From Cholulita Bella Deli in Brooklyn

Pix From Cholulita Bella Deli in Brooklyn

The well-stuffed carne enchilada cemita -- reeking of papalo leaves -- at Cholulita Deli.

This week, Counter Culture slides into Cholulita Bella Deli, under the J and M tracks on the border of Bushwick and Bed-Stuy. The food is fabulous, and cheap, too, mostly representing an unreconstructed take on the urbanized food of the state of Puebla. There's a new dining room, too.

Pix From Cholulita Bella Deli in Brooklyn

Available all week (not just on weekends), the tripe soup is a mellow hangover remedy.

Pix From Cholulita Bella Deli in Brooklyn

The huitlacoche (corn smut) quesadilla oozing black ...

Pix From Cholulita Bella Deli in Brooklyn

Our crew one evening chows down.

 

Pix From Cholulita Bella Deli in Brooklyn

The hearty soup called mole de olla is a Pueblan fave. It comes with a pair of tostadas.

Pix From Cholulita Bella Deli in Brooklyn

Shrimp Mexican-style is not as spicy as it looks.

Pix From Cholulita Bella Deli in Brooklyn

But beware the heat of the tinga huarache!


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