Simple Shredded Chicken Mole

Mole, mole, mole, mole . . . moleee. I had to! I love that movie. I’m a sucker for anything “based on true events”. Back to business though, mole is delicious. What is it exactly?

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Enfrijoladas

Enfrijoladas are basically enchiladas with one difference: they aren’t fried in a sauce but rather coated in refried pinto beans. Trust me, they are delicious and this dish will be worth it in the end.

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Bistec Ranchero

Bistec Ranchero is a stew like steak dish that is packed with potatoes and jalapeños, all in a yummy garlic tomato sauce. You can wrap the meat and veggies in a tortilla as a taco

Shrimp Ceviche on Tostada (Featured Image)

Shrimp Ceviche

Are the rest of you dying from this insane heat lately? Turning on the oven isn’t something I want to do this month. The solution? Psh – Shrimp Ceviche! Done and done √ Shrimp, veggies,

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Drumsticks with Nopales in Chile Verde

Growing up one of my favorite ways to eat chile verde included nopales, Drumsticks with Nopales in Chile Verde, to be exact. What are nopales? They are cactus pads. Cactus pads that are cleaned of

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Puerco en Chile Guajillo (Pork in Guajillo Sauce)

Today we are making Puerco en Salsa de Guajillo (Pork in Guajillo Sauce). If I knew how to add gifs to my posts there would be many of people drooling and rubbing their bellies. You

Post-Baby Carne Chile

Carne en Chile Verde (Steak in Tomatillo Sauce)

I love steak. Whether it’s smothered in mushrooms and onions, topped with sauce, or just pretty on its own, the taste of steak brings instant drool to my mouth. But being Mexican instantly means I

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Gorditas de Chicharron y Gorditas de Frijoles

Gorditas, part deux! If you haven’t read my first Gorditas post, Gorditas de Azucar y Canela (Sugar and Cinnamon Sweet Griddle Pancakes), do it now! Read it, make them, love them ♥ Those delicious sweet puppies

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Gorditas de Azucar y Canela (Sugar and Cinnamon Sweet Griddle Pancakes)

Gorditas, a round sweet sugar and cinnamon dough disk that is cooked on a flat top griddle like a pancake. That is a lot to take in, but they are delicious, I promise! In a

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Chilaquiles Skillet

I may have mentioned before that Chilaquiles are my favorite breakfast dish, ever. It’s so simple with a lot of flavor and you can basically throw any topping over the top and make it hearty.

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Enchiladas Verdes

Aside from tacos, Enchiladas are about as authentic Mexican as you can get. Fried tortillas stuffed with chicken and drizzled with a spicy green sauce. Uh, yum! Topped with sour cream and queso fresco, my

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Taco Bell Inspired Crunchy Ground Beef Tacos

I used to live off Taco Bell in my college days. Their value menu was my jam. Ranked in at #2 (Jack in the Box takes the win, of course). The bean burritos and crunchy

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Tostadas de Tinga

Tostadas are the crunchy version of tacos. They are topped with delicious meat of your choice and all the toppings you could want. You name it, salsa, pico de gallo, avocado, sour cream, queso fresco,

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Sopa de Albondigas (Meatballs and Veggie Soup)

Let’s talk albondigas! Meatball soup for those wondering. This delish dish contains all the food groups you could need: spice, veggies, and some beef. Okay, perhaps this is a bias opinion and these are the

Cajun Baked Tilapia Tacos

Cajun Baked Tilapia Tacos

Tacos, Tacos, Tilapia Tacos! Who doesn’t love tacos. I seriously think it could be the world’s favorite dish. Okay, maybe the country’s favorite. Well I am sure it is a California thing. Okay, I love

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Bolillo Desserts (Bread Roll Desserts)

Did you ever have those budget friendly snacks growing up that others found weird, but to you were oddly delicious? You know, like hot dog on a sandwich bread or chips with sliced cheese melted

Enchiladas Rojas

Enchiladas Rojas

Okay, let’s get down and dirty. It is time for my ultimate, super detailed, super delicious Enchiladas Rojas. This dish may seem overwhelming at first, but it will not disappoint. Many people simplify this dish

Super Simple Arroz con Leche

Sweets and coffee are my kryptonite. Whenever I’m not busy (said no mom ever), you can find me on my laptop with coffee and a plate of pan dulce. To make matters worse, my husband is

Chilaquiles

Chilaquiles

Chilaquiles is my favorite breakfast dish, ever! I am so excited to share it with you all. It is so simple yet so flavorful. The best part is you can dress it up. You can

Slow Cooked Posole

Winter is here! Yes, that was my attempt of including Game of Thrones in any aspect of my life. The obsession is real. But really, let us begin. Winter is here and one of my