Christine Rivera

Chef
Christine Rivera

San Diego

About Christine Rivera

While in culinary school Christine gained experience by working at various kitchens throughout San Diego including Kensington Grill, Premiere Foods and the Ocean Terrace/California Modern at George's at the Cove. She has also staged in varies national acclaimed kitchens such as Taco Maria in Orange County and Cosme in New York City. In 2016, Christine was awarded one of Eater Young Gun 2016, for her tortilla/masa program she has built at Galaxy Taco. Here is where she is able to apply her craft to make the perfect tortilla from heirloom blue corn from Mexico.

At My Venues

Masa tortillas
$$$, Outdoor Seating, Tacos, La Jolla Shores
"I can’t even wrap my head around how this made but @xtine65 @treyfoshee @galaxytacosd have one of the best masa programs in the country and I’m sure @sawsaw_13 @chefjeremyfox can vouch for that. Keep crushing. Beautiful!"