Archive for 'Tag Archives: 'Peppers''

Xoconostle and Tomatillo Salsa

Xoconostle and Tomatillo Salsa

Xoconostle is the fruit of a cactus similar to the prickly pear. Even though tunas (pricly pear) and xoconostles look similar, they taste differently. Tunas are sweet and xoconostles are sour. Tunas are eaten as dessert [...]

Tilapia “a la mexicana” Tostadas

Tilapia “a la mexicana” Tostadas

This is a very simple recipe that uses tilapia cooked "a la mexicana" (Mexican style), fast, simple and delicious comfort food. [...]

Chilaquiles

Chilaquiles

A Mexican breakfast consisting of tortilla chips, salsa and fried eggs. [...]

Apple Salsa

Apple Salsa

A delicious sweet/spicy salsa perfect for pork chops or chicken. [...]

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. [...]

Food Photography Composition Pt. 3

Food Photography Composition Pt. 3

Composition is probably the most difficult aspect of food photography, but understanding the techniques and mechanics will help you to take better pictures. [...]

Healhty Summer Treats

Healhty Summer Treats

Mexican street food wouldn't be complete without the delicious fruits and vegetables sold with chile, salt and lime. [...]

Chipotles adobados

Chipotles adobados

Chipotles are ripe, red jalapeño peppers that have been dried, smoked and packed in adobo sauce. [...]

Pipian, another way to eat pumpkin

Pipian, another way to eat pumpkin

Another delicious and popular Mexican mole that doesn't require as many ingredients as the traditional poblano mole. [...]