Mexican

Ultra Tasty Black Bean Soup

This is a very hearty soup that’s sure to win even the hearts of picky eaters at your home. Although everyone is sad summer is over, kitchen lovers can’t wait to make homemade soups and stews. So inexpensive to make and super high in fiber, this black bean soup is a great option in winter. It will taste even better ... Read More »

Easy 7-Layer Bean Dip

Re-fried beans should be eaten hot or warm. To make this delicious dish, start with a layer of hot re-fried beans. Sprinkle with shredded cheese to melt it with the beans’ heat, add layers of olives, avocado, tomatoes, chilies and onions. Top with sour cream and the dish will delightfully mimic the taste of homemade nachos or tostadas, though in ... Read More »

How to Cook Nacho Chicken Drumsticks

Serves: 6 Preparation time: 30 mins Cooking time: 30 mins Ingredients needed to make Nacho Chicken Drumsticks: 12 medium chicken drumsticks 1 ½ cups cheddar cheese, grated 1 cup all purpose flour 4 large eggs 1 bag (9 oz) tortilla chips, finely crushed Kosher salt Vegetable oil, for frying Guacamole Fresh salsa Pickled jalapenos, sliced Cooking instructions for Nacho Chicken Drumsticks: Place ... Read More »

How to Bake Refried Bean Quesadillas

Serves: 6 Preparation time: 20 mins Cooking time: 20 mins Ingredients needed to make Refried Bean Quesadillas: For quesadillas: 6 flour tortillas 1 can (14 oz) refried beans 1 red onion, peeled and sliced 1 tbsp fresh cilantro, chopped 1 red chili, sliced 1 red bell pepper, deseeded and sliced 7 oz cheddar cheese, grated 1 tbsp olive oil For the ... Read More »

How to Make Baja Style Fish Tacos

Serves: 6-8 Preparation time: 20 mins Cooking time: 15 mins Ingredients needed to make Baja Style Fish Tacos: For the beer batter: 1 cup Mexican beer 1 cup all purpose flour ½ tsp freshly ground black pepper 1 tsp salt For the cream sauce: 2 tbsp fresh lemon juice 2/3 cup sour cream 1/3 cup mayonnaise 2 tbsp water 1 tsp ... Read More »

How to Make Mojo Chicken Tortas

Makes: 4 tortas Preparation time: 1 ½ hrs Cooking time: 2 hr 15 mins Ingredients needed to make Mojo Chicken Tortas: For the mojo marinade: 1 ½ lb boneless chicken breasts, skinned and flattened into ½’’ thick pieces 1 small onion, finely chopped 4 garlic cloves, coarsely chopped Juice of 2 limes Juice of 2 oranges Finely grated zest of 1 ... Read More »

How to Cook Cup a Elotes

Yields: 6 cups Preparation time: 35 mins Cooking time: 10 mins Ingredients needed to make Cup a Elotes: 8 ears corns 1cu cotija cheese, crumbled ¼ cup fresh cilantro leaves, chopped Canola oil, for greasing Kosher salt and freshly ground black pepper to taste For the poblano crema: 6 poblanos Juice of 1 lime 1 ½ tsp agave nectar 1 ½ ... Read More »

How to Make Taco Cheesecake

Serves: 18-20 Preparation time: overnight Cooking time: 35 mins Ingredients needed to make Taco Cheesecake: For the cake: ½ cup sour cream 2 eggs, beaten ½ cup ripe black olives, chopped 1 can (4 oz) green chilies, drained and chopped ½ cup salsa 3 tsp cornmeal 1 package taco seasoning 1 cup Monterey Jack Pepper cheese For the topping: 1 jalapeno ... Read More »

How to Cook Carne Seca

Serves: 15-25 Preparation time: 30 mins Cooking time: 11 hours 40 mins Ingredients needed to make Carne Seca: 6-7 lb chuck roast 2 garlic cloves, minced 1 package flour tortillas, 6’’ wide 2 large onions, chopped 1 can (28 oz) green chili salsa ¾ tsp ground cumin Salt and freshly ground black pepper to taste Water, as required Cooking instructions for Carne ... Read More »

How to Make Almond Guacamole

Yields: 3 cups Preparation time: 35 mins Cooking time: – Ingredients needed to make Almond Guacamole: 1 ¼ lb ripe avocados, halved and stoned ½ cup sliced almonds, toasted 2 tbsp fresh cilantro, roughly chopped ½ medium jalapeno pepper, stemmed, deseeded and finely chopped ½ cup dried apricots, finely diced 2 tbsp fresh lime juice 3 tbsp almond butter 1 tsp ... Read More »