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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…

Crock Pot Chicken Fajitas Recipe

Mexican Crock Pot Chicken Fajitas Recipe Ingredients: 1 lb boneless skinless chicken breast, cut into small strips 1 tomato, chopped 1 small onion, sliced 2 garlic cloves, minced 1/2 green bell pepper, cut into strips 1/2 red bell pepper, cut into strips 1/2 yellow bell pepper,…

Mexican Rice and Vegetables Recipe

Mexican Rice and Vegetables Recipe Ingredients: 1 cup rice 1 (4 ounce) can diced green chilies 2/3 cup chopped green bell pepper 1 large tomato, diced 1/2 cup chopped onion 2 cups chicken broth 2 tablespoons canola oil 1/3 cup shredded cheddar cheese

Chicken Fajitas Recipe

Mexican Chicken Fajitas Recipe Ingredients: 4 tortillas, warmed 1 lb boneless skinless chicken breast, all fat removed nonfat sour cream 4 ounces fat free sharp cheddar cheese 1/4 cup light soy sauce 1 can black beans 3 plum tomatoes, cut into edges 1 red bell pepper,…

Mexican Ham and Bean Soup Recipe

Mexican Ham and Bean Soup Recipe Ingredients: 1 1/2 cups cubed smoked ham steaks 1 lb pinto beans 2 (14 1/2 ounce) cans diced tomatoes 8 cups fat free chicken broth 5 garlic cloves, minced 2 cups chopped onions 2 cups water 1/2 cup shredded Mexican…