Category: Mexican Food

May 03

Mexican Kabobs – A Great Cinco De Mayo Recipe

Kabobs might not be one of the traditional Mexican foods but, if you enjoy both Mexican food recipes and grilling, why not make some tasty kabobs? It is easy to add a south of the border flavor to kabob recipes and you can team chicken and vegetables to make a colorful and appetizing dish. This …

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Apr 23

An Authentic Mexican Recipe – Mole Sauce Recreated

Anyone who has ever attempted to make a mole sauce probably gave it up as a bad idea. An authentic mole has around 17 ingredients, and is a long, drawn our process. That explains why it is rarely offered on restaurant menus. A trip to the store will reveal some magical philtres such as Abuelita …

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Apr 06

Authentic Mexican Recipes – Stuffed Chicken From Oaxaca

This delicious recipe is famous in Juarez which is not too far from El Paso. Sauteing the chicken in oil rather than frying them cuts the fat content down a bit and so does using sour cream instead of heavy cream when making the chipotle sauce. Opt for low fat sour cream to make it …

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Mar 10

Bittersweet Mexican Chocolate Flan

Are you in the mood for a rich, decadent, and delicious dessert? Does your mouth water at the thought of puddings or custards? If so, then you may like to try making a bittersweet Mexican chocolate flan. If you do not already know the deliciousness of enjoying a flan, you may wonder what it is. …

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Mar 06

Not All Tacos Are Created Equal

Tacos were first introduced to most of the world by fast food restaurants. They were invariably made with fried corn tortillas and filled with limp shredded lettuce, a few pieces of onion and cheese, some fried, seasoned mystery meat and a squirt of the ubiquitous “taco sauce”, which was mostly vinegar, tomato and chili. These …

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Jan 13

Easy Mexican Meat Pies

There are many different ingredients that can be used when preparing authentic Mexican food. Focus on colors, provided by different vegetables used in the recipes. Never hesitate to serve some of the ingredients in Mexican recipes on the side. Minced onion, sliced jalapenos, and diced tomatoes are a few traditional ingredients that can be placed …

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Jan 06

Stuffed Pork Mexican Style

Cooking for one or two people is not much of a challenge for fans of authentic Mexican food recipes, but what about cooking for ten or twelve people? The following stuffed pork recipe is one of the best reasons to fire up your grill. This amazing dish cooks to perfection on there and, if you …

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Nov 07

The Use Of Potatoes In Mexican Food Recipes

Although a lot of expats in Mexico complain about the potatoes not having the right texture for non-Mexican dishes, they seem to suit Mexican food recipes with potatoes quite well. One of the most famous authentic Mexican food recipes available as street food is “molotes” and these are made by rolling fresh corn dough over …

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May 17

How To Make Mole

In case you’re wondering, the title does NOT refer to creating a small gopher-like animal or any dish containing it. No, mole is a delicious traditional Mexican sauce. In fact, it’s so traditional that the name derives from an Aztec word that just means ‘sauce’. The most popular type hails from Puebla, Mexico which gives …

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Nov 17

Cheeses of Mexico

Mention cheese and most people will think of France, maybe Italy, sometimes Germany or Greece. But rarely will the first image brought to mind be Mexico. Yet Mexico has a range of native cheeses that are delightful and even profoundly fine additions to the cheese world. In some cases they are similar to more familiar …

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