Fresh Salsa Recipe Mexican Style

Fresh Salsa Recipe Mexican Style - Ixtapa Mexican GrillWho does not love a great salsa? Mild, medium, spicy, green, red, and so many more are all delicious. Very few dishes across cultures, especially in Mexican cuisine, aren’t helped incredibly by a touch of salsa. At this point salsa is so commonplace that many of us take it for granted, and has become the stable of condiments for many meals at home and in restaurants.

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Authentic Mexican Polvorones Recipe

These are traditional wedding Mexican wedding cookies or sugar cookies. They get the name from the Spanish word for dust, because they are lightly dusted with sugar. A staple at many Mexican weddings is a table piled high with Polvorones de Canele, but they never last long! A Mexican wedding is a huge celebration and good food is one of the central attractions.

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A Delicious Twist: Mexican Lasagna

Do you want to try something new, make something a little out of the ordinary? Well, it’s a little tricky, but when done right Mexican Lasagna is a perfect change of pace dish!

Before getting into the details, you should know the name “Mexican Lasagna” is a little misleading. The dish did not actually originate in Mexico, but was the creation of Mexican food enthusiasts in the United States. The dish is also not at all a lasagna; although the two look similar, they do not actually share any of the same ingredients. Mexican Lasagna is more of a casserole than anything.

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Things To Do In Mexico

Things To Do In Mexico

Tulum Mayan Ruins Overlooking the Caribbean Sea

If you’re thinking about visiting Mexico, you might automatically think of crowded beaches in Cancun. However there’s a long list of things to do in Mexico that you might not know about. From the culture to the nature, there’s a vast array of opportunities for you to explore. You just have to decide what you have time for!

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How to Make Chipotles in Adobo Sauce

Many Mexican dishes call for the ingredient “chipotles in adobo sauce”, or some variation on this, which makes otherwise mild dishes into flavorful, spicy delights. While one can find this ingredient in regular grocery stores, nothing is better than making your own fresh at home. [Read more…]

Taco Bar Ideas for Your Next Party

Nothing makes feeding people at a party easier than making a buffet. There’s less clean-up, and you can prepare everything ahead of time so that you don’t have worry about timing all of the courses correctly. You can even make it into a potluck so as to save yourself time and money. Plus, picky eaters or those with special diet restrictions will be able to create their own meals with the ingredients that they want. [Read more…]

One Mexican Dessert To Live For: The Dessert Burrito

Mexican burritos are known for their savory fillings, which can include beef, pork, chicken or seafood. Trade that filling for something a bit sweeter, such as cinnamon, pecans, apples or cheesecake, and you have a recipe for success. [Read more…]

Healthy Nacho Recipes That Will Make Your Mouth Water

Nachos are a staple dish in Mexican cuisine. They are hard to resist with delicious ingredients such as cheese, salsa, meat, beans, and peppers piled on. Despite their delectable qualities, nachos can sometimes can be high in calories.  [Read more…]

History of the Chimichanga

There is a debate on how the chimichanga actually came to be, but there seems to one story that most people believe to be true. It is said that it all started in Arizona at El Charro restaurant. The owner supposedly dropped a burrito into a vat of hot oil. When he saw what happened, he went to say a Spanish swear and said “chimichanga” instead. The two words have similar letters in them, so it was an easy mistake to make. [Read more…]

How to Make Authentic Mexican Soup

When people consider Mexican food, they usually think of tacos, enchiladas and the like… but they hardly ever think of soup. Mexican cusine is not known for their excellent soups in the U.S., but soup is actually a staple in Mexican culture. Here some of the best authentic recipes of Mexican soups. [Read more…]