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Jose Gonzalez-SantillanoBy Jose Gonzalez-Santillano
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Jose Gonzalez-SantillanoBy Jose Gonzalez-Santillano
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$915
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Funding Unsuccessful
The project's funding goal was not reached on Fri, November 10 2017 10:37 PM UTC +00:00

About

 

(CLICK HERE) Mestizos, Mile High Spirits, Denco Meats Collaboration
(CLICK HERE) Mestizos, Mile High Spirits, Denco Meats Collaboration

 

Mestizos Food Truck was established in the fall of 2011 with the goal to provide a unique menu that took Mexican staple dishes and fused them with popular global flavors.

Mestizos Food Truck at Civic Center Park in 2011
Mestizos Food Truck at Civic Center Park in 2011

 As the years passed our menu has evolved. We are now focused on working locally and bringing you a menu that is truly farm to table. We are proud to announce our collaboration with Mile High Spirits Distillery where we will serve 7 days a week and have consistent hours of operation. Mestizos will also collaborate with Denco Meats & Custom Cuts a company that works directly with Colorado ranchers who pride themselves in raising 100% organic beef, chicken, pork & lamb. Denco Meats also works with Mile High Spirits Distillery who provide a rich protein filled Whiskey Mash which is then converted into feed for the livestock of the ranchers we've hand selected to work with. 

These past seven years have taught us the definition of hard work. The long hours, the long lines, the late nights and its drunk customers, have all added to this unique experience of "Food Truckin'". Though we love and cherish it all we are ready to make the next step and start a new chapter.

Burrito Bowl from Mestizos Food Truck
Burrito Bowl from Mestizos Food Truck

We have been given a unique opportunity to permanently retire the original Mestizos Food Truck at one of our resident locations Mile High Spirits located at 2201 Lawrence St Denver Co. This partnership consists of Mestizos Denco Eats serving 7 days a week with consistent hours of operation. 

Picking up whiskey mash from Mile High Spirits which is then fed to the cows
Picking up whiskey mash from Mile High Spirits which is then fed to the cows

 In order to make this a successful venture we need your support to add and upgrade our kitchen equipment that has been operating for over 20 years. With your support we will redesign and remodel Mestizos to make it self sustainable in order to efficiently prep, cook, and better our quality not just in flavor but in customer service. Your contribution will also help with operating cost and staff training. 

With much love we say 

Thank You

Risks and challenges

Our challenges are operating costs, and keeping up with demand while staying consistent with quality. We plan on remodeling the truck to be self-sustainable and more efficient. We must also establish a good relationship with our farmers that will be provide the meat. we must also train new team members to assure that we continue to serve our customers with the highest quality ingredients and best customer service.

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    VIP

    We will have you in our vip list to be the first to know of any new menu items arrive
    (Chicken & Waffle Taco) or any upcoming events.

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    Taco Flight or Quesadilla

    choose either a Taco Trio or our signature Sweet Lime Teriyaki Quesadilla

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    Mestizos Meal

    One Mestizos entree drink and dessert of your choosing! We have tacos, quesadillas, loaded asada fries, if its on the menu we guarantee you will love it!

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    Community Donation

    Want to help your community? We will donate our time and cook a fresh nutritional meal up to 20 kids at the Denver Red Shield in East Denver kids after school program and youth boxing or choose a local organization in your community that focuses on kids and young adults 5-18 yrs

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    Taco of the week

    want to show off your cooking skills? get the chance to hop on the Mestizos food truck and make your own taco if it gets the thumbs up it will be featured as ITEM OF THE WEEK with your name on it

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    Mestizos Recipes

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    The Food Truck Experience

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    Dinner for two

    Take a private tour of Mile High Spirits distilling room then Indulge with your plus one with our quality five course dinner that includes our local organic steaks as the main entree. You will take home some Locally raised beef cuts or bacon provided by Denco Meats & Custom Cuts.

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    Denco Meats intro kit

    Take Home some of our own locally raised beef that was processed at our own meat packing facility.
    2 lb of Hamburger or sausage, 1 Rib Steak, 1 T Bone Steak and 1 Roast

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    The Farm Experience

    Want to see why our meat is different from the rest? we will arrange a visit at a partnering ranch so you can immerse yourself in the ranch life. Learn some rope tricks, ride a horse (or tractor), and end the day with a BBQ.
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    Have a blast at Mile High Spirits with 100 of your closest friends, family, or co workers! Mestizos will offer a diverse spread for your party so you can enjoy your time with the ones you love. this is perfect for wedding parties, corporate events, fundraising...etc
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    Experience all Mestizos Mile High Eats has to offer. Take a trip to the ranch with a group of friends for a few hours of horse back riding and visiting with cows, next learn how meat is cut and processed, finish the day at the truck while its serving at Mile High Spirits where you and your party will have a private tour and an area reserved for you and your friends where a special 5 course dinner will be served. you will also leave with some awesome swag from Mestizos and Meat from Denco Meats & Custom Cuts
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- (30 days)