Crispy Potato Flautas Recipe

Inside: Crispy Potato Flautas are filled with creamy mashed potatoes, fried until golden brown, and topped with lettuce, pico de gallo, salsa, queso fresco and crema.
If there is o...

May 2019

Salmon in Tomato Sauce

This is an exquisite and elegant dish using Salmon in Tomato Sauce, made with very ripe plum tomatoes, olives, and red peppers. While it may sound complicated, this dish is actually really easy to pre...

Mar 2019

Chorizo in Salsa

This easy Chorizo in Salsa recipe is made with tomatoes and either Serrano or Jalapeno peppers. It can be used for serving over fried eggs, as a filling in tacos with flour or corn tortillas, or as a ...

Nov 2018

Stuffed Squash Blossoms

A recipe my mom told me on the phone some years ago inspire these fried stuffed squash blossoms. I added a little twist to this tasty appetizer by combining a little Serrano pepper and onion to the Ri...

Aug 2018

Milanesa de Pollo

In Mexico, the main meal of the day is often served between 1:00 and 3:00 PM in the afternoon. This happens to be at the same time that most children get home from school, and the first thing they usu...

Mar 2018

Fried Serrano Pepper Salsa

I don't know why it took me so long to post this recipe on the blog. This is the way my mom makes it at home. It's a very popular salsa from the Gulf of Mexico region. Restaurants in large cities lik...

Jul 2016

Chicharron Prensado Casero

There are some popular mouthwatering morning tacos in Mexico City that are stuffed with Chicharron Prensado Casero, a filling made out of pressed pork pieces. Since that type of "chicharron" is not e...

Jul 2016

Crab Empanadas

These crab empanadas are popular among beachgoers along the Gulf Coast of Mexico. Empanada vendors carry a basket covered with a tablecloth protecting the empanadas from the sand and will offer you sh...

May 2016

Tilapia Veracruz Style

This recipe for "Tilapia Fillets Cooked Veracruz Style" is a shortcut to the original recipe of "Red Snapper Veracruz Style", where the whole fish is cooked in the sauce. When prepared this way, you w...

Feb 2016

Scrambled eggs with salsa

Last week, I posted a recipe for a salsa using small garden tomatoes, and today I'm going to show you one of the many uses my grandma had for that salsa. Scrambled eggs in salsa is a ...

Aug 2015