Achiote Shrimp on a bed of yellow rice and black beans, some warm smoky tomato salsa and avocado. A squeeze of lime and you’re in business. Is there anything more inspiring than a bowl of beautifully colored food. Vibrant, healthy and full of flavor. Before we get to my latest creation, I need to touch
Take that Sunday Pot Roast South of The Border. This Mexican Pot Roast Recipe is easy and full of earthy flavors. Your family will love this “just right spicy” version. Have you ever made a Mexican red sauce using guajillo peppers? A Mexican cuisine staple, the guajillo pepper has gained popularity in my kitchen over the
Our non-stop craving for soup continues. We’re currently living in typical Colorado January weather. Which means a Wintery mix of cold, snow, grey but with a smattering of a few beautiful sunshine days to remind us that Spring is only 6 Mondays away. Soup is the “right” thing to eat this time of year
A single bottle of beer that was loitering in the refrigerator turned this slow cooker pulled pork into a magical filling for baked enchiladas. So, let’s talk about enchiladas. What do you like in yours? Chicken? Beef Machaca? Cheese? My answer is a resounding yes. To all. Enchiladas fall into the comfort food category in a
Colorado Spicy Stuffed Mushrooms. Filled with chorizo, jalapeno, and spices, these little earthy buttons come alive with Mexican flavors.
Cheesey, Chorizo, Green Chile Breakfast Burritos. The best thing about these breakfast burritos, is that they’re prepared the night before and easily popped into the oven to serve to guests the next morning.
Churros Cheesecake Bars. They’re easy, super easy and super addictive. Very kid friendly dessert.
Beef Machaca. A slow simmered pot roast with Mexican spices is shredded and used for tacos, burritos, huevos and more. So easy, I’m not sure I’ll ever use ground beef for Mexican again.
Chipotle Glazed Steak Salad. A nice crunchy sear on the steak from a chipotle glaze, a zesty flavor from quick pickled onions. Add creamy avocado, mixed greens and you’ve got a wonderful steak salad.