Archive for the 'Traditional Dishes' Category

Mexican Rice Pudding Recipe – Arroz con Leche

Ingredients: 1 Cup White Rice 3 Cups Water 2 Cinnamon Sticks 2 Teaspoons Lime Zest Pinch of Salt 1 Can (about 1 & 2/3 Cups) Evaporated Milk, plus enough Milk (about 2 & 1/3 Cups) to equal 4 cups total 1 Egg 1 & 1/2 Cups White Sugar 1 & 1/2 Teaspoons Vanilla Extract 1 […]

Mexican Sopes Recipe

Salsa Verde Ingredients: 5 to 6 Tomatillos, husks removed and rinsed 3 Habanero Chile Peppers 1/2 Medium White Onion, cut in half Salt, to taste Pico de Gallo Salsa: 1 Large Red Onion, diced 4 Roma Tomatoes, diced 2 Habanero Chile Peppers, minced Freshly Squeezed Juice of 2 Valencia Oranges Freshly Squeezed Juice of 1 […]

Fish in Coconut-Guajillo Sauce

Yucatan Pico de Gallo Ingredients: 1 Large Red Onion, diced 4 Roma Tomatoes, diced 2 Habanero Chile Peppers, minced Freshly Squeezed Juice of 2 Valencia Oranges Freshly Squeezed Juice of 1 Lime Sea salt, to taste Guajillo Sauce Ingredients: 4 Guajillo Chile Peppers Sea Salt, to taste Coconut Fish Ingredients: 2 – 14 Ounce Cans […]

Crispy Fried Mexican Tacos Recipe – Tacos Dorados

Taco Ingredients: 1 Boneless Chicken Breast (in two halves or various pieces) 1 White Onion 2 Garlic Cloves 4 Yellow or Russet Potatoes, peeled and cubed 2 Poblano Chile Peppers Freshly Ground Black Pepper, to taste Salt, to taste Vegetable Oil, for frying About 2 Dozen Corn Tortillas Garnish Ingredients: Shredded Head Lettuce 1/2 White […]

Mexican Red Chilaquiles – Chilaquiles Rojos

Ingredients: 4 Guajillo Chile Peppers 7 Roma Tomatoes 1/2 Medium White Onion 3 Garlic Cloves, peeled 3 Árbol Chile Peppers 1 Cup Chicken Broth (or 1 Cup Hot Water (reserved from soaking the guajillo chiles) with 2 Tablespoons Chicken Bouillon Powder) Vegetable Oil, for frying 16 Corn Tortillas, preferably somewhat dry and stale Salt, to […]

Esquites – Mexican Corn Snack

Ingredients: 4 Ears Corn on the Cob, husks and silk removed 4 – 6 Cups Water 2/3 Cup Diced White Onion 1 Habanero or Serrano Chile Pepper, minced 2 Teaspoons Chicken Bouillon Powder (optional) 1 Sprig Fresh Epazote (about 8 leaves) Garnish: Light or Regular Mayonnaise, to taste Freshly Squeezed Lime Juice, to taste Cotija […]

Mexican Molletes

Note: Classic molletes include only refried beans and melted cheese, topped with pico de gallo. You may choose to follow the recipe below and only top the molletes with beans and cheese, or come up with your own combinations! The recipes below give you the option of adding meat or vegetables to your molletes. A […]