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Guatemala’s Unique Tamales

Every year the Southern California city of Indio has a Tamale Festival.  There are several dozen stands with vendors selling every kind of tamale imaginable.  There is a carnival to go along with it, rides, bouncy castles, a beer garden, and live music.  I’ve never been…

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Cheesy Hot Dog Tacos Recipe

Tacos are a staple of good Mexican cuisine. In this recipe, I’ll show you how to take an American favorite (hot dogs) and give it Mexican flair to make Cheesy Hot Dog Tacos. The ingredient list: Corn tortillas Hot Dogs 1 Red or Green Bell Pepper…

Mexican Chipotle Chicken Salad Tacos Recipe

Mexican Chipotle Chicken Salad Tacos Recipe Ingredients: 1/3 cup olive oil , preferably extra-virgin 2 canned chipotle chiles in adobo , finely chopped salt 2 tablespoons balsamic vinegar 1 large carrot , peeled and chopped into 1/4 inch pieces 1/2 small napa cabbage , thinly sliced…

Beef Machaca Recipe

Mexican Beef Machaca Recipe Ingredients: 1 tablespoon minced garlic 1 large onion , sliced 1 (4 ounce) can chopped green chilies 2 beef bouillon cubes 1 1/2 lbs boneless beef chuck roast 1 1/2 teaspoons dry mustard 1 teaspoon seasoned adobo seasoning (note that this Latino…

Mexican Green Chile Chicken Noodle Casserole Recipe

Mexican Green Chile Chicken Noodle Casserole Recipe Ingredients: 1 (16 ounce) package egg noodles 1 (16 ounce) container sour cream 2 cups monterey jack cheese 1 (15 ounce) can green enchilada sauce 3 cups cooked chicken 1 (4 ounce) can chopped green chilies

Mexican Chicken Enchiladas Recipe

Mexican Chicken Enchiladas Recipe Ingredients: Enchilada Sauce (makes 3 cups) 2 tablespoons all-purpose flour 2 tablespoons chili powder 1 teaspoon ground cumin 2 tablespoons corn oil or 2 tablespoons canola oil 1 (8 ounce) can tomato sauce 1 teaspoon salt 1/4 teaspoon garlic powder 1 (14…

Mexican Beef Soft Tacos Recipe

Mexican Beef Soft Tacos Recipe Ingredients: 2 tablespoons flour 3/4 teaspoon salt 1/2 lb ground beef 1/4 teaspoon paprika 1 1/2 teaspoons chili powder 1 dash garlic powder 1/4 teaspoon dried onion flakes 1/4 cup water 5 small tortillas 1 dash onion powder lettuce shredded cheese…

Mexican Barbacoa Recipe

Mexican Barbacoa Recipe Ingredients: 8 garlic cloves, unpeeled 1 teaspoon ground black pepper 3 tablespoons vinegar (cider vinegar is common in Mexico) 1/4-1/3 cup ground dried ancho chile powder 1/2 teaspoon ground cumin salt 1/2 cup chopped cilantro, for garnish 1 lime, cut into 6 wedges…