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While it's true that airlines have recently expanded their food offerings, the airport still dominates the market when it comes to travel meals. But — like Party and I witnessed during last year's trip to Aspen — airport food often falls incredibly flat. During recent travels, I experienced something similar when I ordered what I expected to be a taco salad, only to be greeted by a heaping pile of white rice, stringy chicken, overcooked corn, and wilted cilantro. Although I was starving, I was also completely grossed out, and tossed my takeout after just a few bites. Does this bowl of overcooked matter look like something you'd be willing to eat?

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lillies111 lillies111 7 years
I'm not picky..but I see what your saying....
Talldiva45 Talldiva45 7 years
No way! Looks gross - really sad that any venue would give this to people.
Food Food 7 years
nylorac: Yes, we might have had the same thing. I guess it left an impression with both of us.
Lyngay Lyngay 7 years
I'd eat it... it doesn't look BAD. But it's NOT a taco salad. Ridiculous that they would call it that.
bornthisway bornthisway 7 years
ewwww and because you bought it at an airport, i bet you paid WAY too much for it
chancleta chancleta 7 years
Ooo ya it doesn't look good.
nylorac nylorac 7 years
... i think i've had that before actually at the Colorado airport
Spectra Spectra 7 years
Nope, sorry, that looks really gross. I don't really like taco salad much, especially if there's rice with it.
neonbee neonbee 7 years
Eek, no.
chiefdishwasher chiefdishwasher 7 years
Gag me with a spoon....send a letter to the airport commission.
nancita nancita 7 years
Not terribly salad-y is it?!
wunami wunami 7 years
How is that a taco salad? Where is the shell? It's just rice with stuff piled on it.
amandaaa amandaaa 7 years
looks like what i get at chipotle, but grosser haha i wouldn't eat the rice or the beans
Food Food 7 years
TidalWave: This was a to-go order that I got at a food stand in the airport.
shoneyjoe shoneyjoe 7 years
There are two things that come to mind. One (totally SFW) is the Bud Light "Real Men of Genius" ad for Mr. Giant Taco Salad Inventor (http://www.youtube.com/watch?v=ISW1IDroVyY). The other (NSFW - language) is Oswald Patton on the KFC Famous Bowl, or as he calls it, "a failure pile in a sadness bowl." (http://www.youtube.com/watch?v=tfan5MacmsI). That's all.
Baby-Girl Baby-Girl 7 years
it looks like a pile of slop.
TidalWave TidalWave 7 years
i'm confused, is this airplane food or just something you ordered at a restaurant?
skigurl skigurl 7 years
ewwwwwww no i don't eat rice so i couldn't be tempted by this even a little bit
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