José R. Ralat

José R. Ralat is Texas Monthly’s taco editor, writing about tacos and Mexican food. He is the author of American Tacos: A History & Guide. José has written for Eater, Imbibe, Dallas Observer, D Magazine, Vice, Cowboys & Indians magazine, Gravy, and other national and regional online and print media outlets. José is also a member of the National Association of Hispanic Journalists, serves on the advisory board of Foodways Texas, and is a founding member of the International Taco Council.

Books by José R. Ralat
Being Texan: Essays, Recipes, and Advice for the Lone Star Way of Life