Authentic Mexican salsa with chipotle
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Authentic Mexican salsa with chipotle

Authentic red Mexican salsa with chipotle is nothing less than perfection. And, you would be surprised at how easy it us to make. First, try your very best to buy yourself a molcajete because you’ll be blown away at the end result. Something wonderful happens as you mash the ingredients with the pestle because all the natural oils released turn into a salsa thats impossible to compare.

Mango Salsa Recipe

Mango Salsa Recipe

I always get excited when I see a beautiful, bright and colorful salad because as the saying goes, “we eat with our eyes.” This mango salad does exactly that! catch your eye. This recipe is a celebration of flavors because its simply beautifully balanced. What I mean is, you will instantly fall in love with the sweet, spicy, fresh, tangy tones this mango salad has to offer. Its so good! and easy! you’ll be making this on repeat. ENJOY!

Refried beans with Chorizo

Refried beans with Chorizo

Refried beans is a traditional side dish of Mexico. Where, beans are mashed in order to create a dish that has transcended in time and won the hearts of many. In this case, we are adding chorizo and a few toppings that makes this recipe un- resistible. Make it once, and you’ll fall in love with it. 

Carnitas Recipe
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Carnitas Recipe

Carnitas originated in the state of Michoacán, Mexico and means “little meat.” The pork meat is slow cooked in lard until melt in your mouth tender. In this recipe we use an instant pot which does wonders. Pressure cooking drastically reduces the time it takes to cook them and infuses the meat with a TON of flavor.

Pico de Gallo
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Pico de Gallo

Pico de Gallo is a Mexican salsa, which colors proudly represent the Mexican flag. This salsa is fresh, with ingredients that are easy accessible, and is home to melt in your mouth flavors.

Entomatadas recipe

Entomatadas recipe

Entomatadas are similar to enchiladas but the main ingredient here is tomatoes. This is one of those meals that have it all, inexpensive, easy to make and everyone loves them. The creativity thats goes into making this recipe is to admire because the outcome is outstanding with just a few ingredients.  The lightly fried corn tortilla flavor indulged in a generous portion of a well seasoned tomato sauce will have you singing the entire meal. You will be making this recipe on repeat. 

Cafe de olla (Mexican coffee)

Cafe de olla (Mexican coffee)

A good cup of coffee in the morning is a routine for many. But, what if I told you that in the old days people would have a pot brewing coffee all day long. The weather didn’t matter; wether it was hot, humid, or cold, coffee was a must. What makes this cafe de olla unique is the way it is made using a clay pot. I want to share with you this wonderful recipe that reminds me of my beautiful Mexico in the state of Michoacán.

Mexican Fish Soup

Mexican Fish Soup

Cooking a fish soup recipe by the side of the river has to be up there as one of the most fulfilling activities one can experience. It is one of the most common and sought after activities in rural Mexico. Apart from it being so obviously delicious, its also comforting to have. In Mexico we take pride in presentation; first it needs to catch the eye and the rest is history. This soup meets every expectation as far as flavor, its a JOY to make! You will love it. 

Bean salad recipe
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Bean salad recipe

I love me a bean salad recipe that’s colorful, flavorful and FUN! this recipe has all of that and more. The combination of beans with the veggies create a celebration of textures. Then, it’s tossed in a lemon balsamic vinaigrette which is flavor in all its glory. All in all, this recipe is a keeper and the process insanely easy.

Chicken and steak fajitas

Chicken and steak fajitas

Chicken and beef (steak) fajitas are a Mexican inspired dish that can be found in every Mexican restaurant and for a good reason; they are delicious! This dish is usually served with rice, beans, tortillas, and a salad. It’s such a flavorful recipe that works well as a main course; a great option if you want to enjoy Mexican inspired food! There is no going wrong with them and can easily be made at home. Enjoy!

Classic Pancakes

Classic Pancakes

Pancakes are thin round cakes typically served for breakfast. This is the recipe that made my husband fall in love with pancakes. The cloud like texture these classic pancakes have suits their exquisite flavors. They are incredibly easy to make, only takes a few ingredients and the outcome is outstanding!

Corn Tortillas
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Corn Tortillas

Freshly made tortillas, straight from the comal, are like having freshly baked bread – it instantly elevates the experience, and you’ll soon realize what you’ve been missing out on.

Pasta salad
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Pasta salad

Fresh, delicious and super easy to make pasta salad. If that wasn’t enough, its loaded with veggies, colors, and flavors that blend beautifully together. Each bite is accompanied by joy and satisfaction. 

Pork loin Tostadas

Pork loin Tostadas

Easy pork loin tostadas is a recipe worth every bite! These tostadas are made with the traditional homemade “tostadas raspadas”. Just top them off with a juicy, delicious, and tender pork loin. This recipe is very easy to make and the toppings uncover a world of flavors. You are going to experience what goodness tastes like.

Tostadas Raspadas
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Tostadas Raspadas

If you have ever had a tostada in the past, then you know, this is only the tip of the iceberg when it comes to flavors and options. They can be topped with so many delicious ingredients that it would be hard to name them all. Tostadas raspadas uses a very interesting technique I came across when visiting Jalisco, Mexico. Its name translates to “scraped tostadas.”

Traditional Tostadas
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Traditional Tostadas

If you have ever had a tostada in the past, then you know, this is only the tip of the iceberg when it comes to flavors and options. Tostadas can be topped with so many delicious ingredients that it would be hard to name them all. I want to share with you the beauty of mastering how a tostada is made, then, you can have the freedom of what to top it off with. 

Tamale Casserole

Tamale Casserole

Tamales are a classic of Mexican cuisine. Not only are they delicious, but a recipe that brings family together. If you love tamales; then, you are sure to love this tamale casserole. This “tamal de cazuela” looks like a perfectly layered cake with bold flavors that contain a WOW factor. Don’t miss out on the opportunity to fall in love with this recipe. ENJOY!

Garlic mashed potatoes

Garlic mashed potatoes

This roasted garlic mashed potatoes recipe is destined to be a crowd pleaser. Its mellow garlic flavor pairs beautifully with the herbal tones from the thyme and sage. It’s smooth, fluffy and with a delicate buttery texture thats to love.

Menudo Rojo (Red)

Menudo Rojo (Red)

This authentic Mexican menudo recipe screams “viva Mexico” in every flavor and component that make up such a delicious dish! It is a very popular soup, made in many regions in Mexico. Even though there is different versions of the dish, the main ingredients remain the same, cow feet and tripe. Without a doubt this is a very unique and delicious recipe. Spongy, flavorful, soft, delicious! Ready to be served at the table.

Mole tamales recipe

Mole tamales recipe

Mole is one of the top dishes made in Mexico together with tamales! Today we are combining, the rich and savory  flavors of mole with the subtle sweet corn flavor from a smooth, buttery tamal. We are making Tamales filled with mole, two traditional dishes in ONE, how amazing!

Pickled Jalapeños

Pickled Jalapeños

Pickled Jalapeños/Escabeche Recipe Pickled Jalapenos or chiles en escabeche are present in almost every single dish made in Mexico. Wether on a, taco, torta, soup, stew or carne asada, they will always be used to enhance the flavor experience. Try this recipe and you won’t…

Homestyle Refried Beans

Homestyle Refried Beans

Refried beans are a beloved staple in Mexican cuisine, keeping traditions alive! These tender, creamy beans are cooked with aromatics and salt, typically using pinto beans, and then fried in a generous amount of fat for a rich, comforting flavor.

Easy Ensalada de Pollo
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Easy Ensalada de Pollo

Ensalada de pollo is a colorful and delicious Mexican-style chicken salad accompanied by an array of veggies and a harmonious lime dressing. This easy-to-make dish is perfect for any occasion, whether it’s a main course, outdoor adventure, or meal prep. The addition of potatoes and carrots adds a delightful Mexican twist, while the use of rotisserie chicken makes preparation a breeze. 

Mexican Chopped Salad

Mexican Chopped Salad

This Mexican chopped salad is a vibrant and refreshing twist on traditional Mexican flavors, packed with bold ingredients and a hint of garlic. A well crafted salad is a game-changer, offering an array of flavors and textures, all tied together with a lime dressing that keeps everything hydrated and harmonious.

Roasted tomatillo salsa

Roasted tomatillo salsa

This roasted tomatillo salsa is a shining example of the incredible culinary richness that Mexican cuisine has to offer. Salsas are the fundamental sauces that bring Mexican dishes to life, and most are crafted with a combination of tomatoes, peppers, garlic, onions, herbs and spices.