Archive for 'Appetizers and Side dishes'

Chalupas

Chalupas

Chalupas are oval fried tortillas stuffed with refried beans and served with cheese, salsa, sour cream, tomatoes, avocado slices, lettuce and meat. [...]

For the Love of Food and Entertaining

For the Love of Food and Entertaining

Onions stuffed with spicy homemade cheese perfect for entertaining. [...]

Gorditas de Papa

Gorditas de Papa

Forget everything you have learned about Mexican food from Taco Bell. Here is some authentic Mexican fast food. [...]

Homemade Queso Fresco

Homemade Queso Fresco

If you are looking to save money on your grocery bill, queso fresco is easy and inexpensive to make at home. [...]

Eggplant Rolls

Eggplant Rolls

If you are planning a Xmas or New Year's party, these would make great snacks. [...]

Pomegranate and Almond Rice

Pomegranate and Almond Rice

A very simple recipe for a delicious and gorgeous side dish. [...]

Bean Salsa in Mini Tortilla Cups

Bean Salsa in Mini Tortilla Cups

A simple and delicious recipe perfect for parties and get-togethers. [...]

Fried Quesadillas (Coyoacan Style)

Fried Quesadillas (Coyoacan Style)

One of the very first places we visited in Mexico City when Jon and I moved there in 2004 was Coyoacan. Coyoacan (which means place where they have coyotes in Nahuatl) is a colonial neighborhood in [...]

Refried Beans

Refried Beans

This is an easy, delicious and sort of healthy recipe for refried beans. [...]

Side Dish – Green Rice

Side Dish – Green Rice

Last Monday I posted a recipe for a Mango bbq sauce that I made last week. In the picture for that post the ribs are served with an apple salad and a green rice. I already [...]