Month: December 2011

Mexican Flour Tortilla Recipe

Mexican Flour Tortilla Recipe Ingredients: 1/2 teaspoon salt 1/4 cup vegetable shortening or 1/4 cup vegetable oil 1 teaspoon baking powder 1/2 cup warm water (may possibly need to add more, up to 3/4 cup) or 1/2 cup milk (may possibly need to add more, up…

Mexican Beef or Chicken Fajitas Recipe

Mexican Beef or Chicken Fajitas Recipe Ingredients: 1 1/2 teaspoons seasoning salt 1 teaspoon garlic powder 1/2 teaspoon chili powder 1/2 teaspoon crushed red pepper flakes 1 1/2 teaspoons ground cumin 2 tablespoons lemon juice 1 1/2 lbs beef or 1 1/2 lbs chicken 2 tablespoons…

Mexican Oaxacan Grilled Shrimp Recipe

Mexican Oaxacan Grilled Shrimp Recipe Ingredients: 1/2 cup olive oil 1/2 cup lemon juice 2 1/2 lbs large shrimp 1/3 cup fresh cilantro 1/2 cup fresh parsley 1 tablespoon paprika 2 teaspoons ground cumin 4 teaspoons garlic , minced 1/2 teaspoon salt 1/4 teaspoon ground black…

Mexican Pinwheels Recipe

Mexican Pinwheels Recipe Ingredients: 1 (1 ounce) package hidden valley ranch dressing mix freshly cut chives , sliced thin 2 (8 ounce) packages cream cheese , softened 5 (12 inch) flour tortillas 1 (2 1/4 ounce) can sliced black olives , drained & blotted dry with…

Mexican Black Beans Recipe

Mexican Black Beans Recipe Ingredients: 4 garlic cloves , finely chopped 1 tablespoon olive oil 1/2 teaspoon ground cumin 2 (15 ounce) cans black beans , rinsed and drained 1 (14 1/2 ounce) can chicken broth 1 large jalapeno , seeded and chopped 1 cup monterey…

Mexican Meat Burritos Recipe

Mexican Meat Burritos Recipe Ingredients: 1 lb dried pinto bean (do not presoak) 1 (3 lb) boneless pork roast , well trimmed of fat 2 tablespoons cumin seeds 2 tablespoons chili powder 4 cups water 3 garlic cloves , minced 1 teaspoon ground coriander 1/2-1 teaspoon…

Mexican Light and Yummy Fish Tacos Recipe

Mexican Light and Yummy Fish Tacos Recipe Ingredients: 1 tablespoon olive oil 1/4 green cabbage 1 lb halibut fillets, skin removed or 1 lb another white fish fillet , your choice 1/4 cup chopped English cucumber 1/2 bunch cilantro , chopped 1/4 cup chopped white onion…

Mexican Guacamole Recipe

Mexican Guacamole Recipe Ingredients: 1 tablespoon lemon juice 1 medium onion , minced 2 small avocados , peeled and mashed 1/2 teaspoon salt 1/2 teaspoon seasoning salt 1/2 teaspoon seasoned pepper 1 large tomato , peeled and finely chopped 1 dash hot sauce 1/2 teaspoon chili…