Archive for 'Tag Archives: 'Mexican ingredient''

Butternut Squash and Chorizo Soup

Butternut Squash and Chorizo Soup

Last week I prepared a butternut squash soup, but I wanted to give it that Mexican twist so I added half of a chipotle pepper just to give it a hint of spiciness and topped it [...]

Cajeta

Cajeta

Cajeta is a delicious Mexican confection made with goat's milk. [...]

Mexican Tomatillo Rice

Mexican Tomatillo Rice

I enjoyed this rice a lot. It is a good alternative for the popular red Mexican rice. Unlike tomatoes, tomatillos flavor is more sour hence giving this dish a very different and distinctive flavor. [...]

Roasted Green and Red Salsas

Roasted Green and Red Salsas

Green and red salsas are an staple in Mexican cuisine. Here are the recipes to make roasted salsas. [...]

Cactus salad

Cactus salad

This salad brings together some Mexican ingredients in celebration of Mexican Independence. [...]

Albondigas en salsa de chile ancho

Albondigas en salsa de chile ancho

Albondigas is the Spanish word for meatballs and there are several albondiga dishes in Spain and Mexico. This is a delicious dish made with ancho chile sauce. [...]

Poblano Risotto

Poblano Risotto

Risotto is one of those dishes where your imagination can go wild. This poblano risotto is a delicious combination of Mexican and Italian flavors. [...]

Sweet and Spicy Scallop Tostadas

Sweet and Spicy Scallop Tostadas

The flavors on this dish came together very nicely and the combination of sweet and spicy over a crunchy tostada gave the scallops a different twist. [...]

Whole-Wheat Quesadillas

Whole-Wheat Quesadillas

Corn quesadillas are an staple in Mexican cuisine, but this whole wheat quesadillas are a healthier option. [...]

Tomatillos

Tomatillos

If you happen to come across these green guys, give them a try. You'll be introduce to a whole new tomato experience. [...]