Being from Alabama, where there is Mexican food on every corner, you wouldn't think it would be moving to Oregon that would turn me on to Mexican pastry. However, there are some amazing panaderias in my neighborhood. One of my favorites is Tienda La Espiga Dorada. You walk in and are surrounded by racks and racks of fresh breads and pastries.
I finally got up the nerve to try what I thought was a strange looking bread with hard, pink