Tag: Mexican food

Guava cheese empanadas

Guava Cheese Empanadas

Something about sweet guava and tangy cream cheese works so well. Not to mention the flaky empanada dough. Yum!! These guava cheese empanadas are absolutely delicious and so addicting. What Are Guava Empanadas An empanada is a pastry turnover that contains sweet or savory fillings. The guava cheese empanada is...
Frijoles Charros

Charro Beans( Mexican Cowboy Beans )

Homemade pinto beans simmered with bacon, ham, jalape├▒os, onion, garlic, and tomato! Ladies and gentlemen, this post is all about Frijoles charros aka Charro beans. This recipe is simple, delicious, and totally customizable to your liking. In this blog post, I won’t get into the history of Charro beans, let’s...
Mexican omelet

Omelet Recipe(Mexican Style)

My Mexican omelet recipe is simple and so darn good! It is so cheesy(like my jokes­čśü) and loaded with fresh Pico de Gallo( minus the lemon, of course). Try this delicious breakfast and you’ll see why I make this over and over again. Ingredients yellow onion: A quarter of the...
Chicken Tinga Tacos

Crispy Chicken Tinga Tacos

Traditionally, Tinga is served on a tostada. Although it is absolutely delicious that way, my children complain that the tostada is too crunchy. Needless to say, I ditched the tostada and put the chicken tinga in a masa tortilla. Baked it for a crispy texture that still has a crunch,...
Mexican salad with sweet chipotle dressing

Mexican Salad With Sweet Chipotle Dressing

From the grilled corn to the chipotle dressing, this Mexican salad is packed with flavor! It’s the perfect side to any meal. Super easy and comes together in a snap! Sweet Chipotle Dressing Chipotle peppers add a nice kick but are toned down with sour cream, honey, and garlic. It’s...
Authentic Mexican Horchata

Authentic Mexican Horchata

Don’t you get excited when you see the Horchata fountain drink containers at Mexican restaurants? This sweet and creamy rice drink is a favorite amongst the agua frescas probably because it gives an excellent contrast to the spicy Mexican food, other than the fact that it’s absolutely delicious! I’ll show...