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Chimichanga with chorizo, creamy sauce and fresh guacamole brings back childhood memories

Originally posted on Munch Hunt:
Close-up of the Chimichanga special with chorizo at Speedy’s Tacos in Sunnyvale. Chimichanga is one of those dishes that brings back childhood memories of my family regularly visiting a local Mexican restaurant less than a mile from our Metro Detroit home. I remember the anticipation of cutting into that crispy fried tortilla and getting to the meaty, cheesy center. I savored every bite but could barely ever get through the whole dish, which was about the size of my head. It was all the deliciousness of a burrito, only deep-fried. The Chimichanga special with chorizo at Speedy’s Tacos in Sunnyvale. Those fond memories came to mind when I arrived at Speedy’s Tacos, a family-owned restaurant that opened its doors this year at the corner of E. Duane Ave. and San Rafael St. in Sunnyvale. With Chimichanga as one of the daily specials, I decided on a chimichanga with chorizo, a spicy sausage. The dish came with a side of rice and guacamole and cost about $10. These days, you spend…