Recipe Index: Mexican

Refried Black Beans

Refried Black Beans

Black beans, cooked and then fried and mashed with onion, garlic, chili, and cilantro. So good!!
Roasted Poblanos in Cream Sauce (Rajas con Crema) (photo)

Roasted Poblanos in Cream Sauce (Rajas con Crema)

Flame roasted poblano chiles, cut into strips and cooked with onions, Mexican crema, and Monterey Jack cheese. Serve with tortillas.
Salsa Verde Carnitas

Salsa Verde Carnitas

Salsa verde pork carnitas, pork shoulder slow cooked in tomatillo salsa verde sauce, then pulled apart, browned in the oven, and returned to the sauce.
Shrimp Quesadilla (photo)

Shrimp Quesadilla

Shrimp quesadilla recipe, flour tortillas toasted with shredded Monterey Jack cheese and shrimp marinated in lime juice with chiles, green onion and cilantro.
Simple Cooked Tomato Salsa (photo)

Simple Cooked Tomato Salsa

Mexican cooked tomato salsa, pureed fresh tomatoes, jalapeno or serrano chili peppers, garlic, salt, then cooked.
Simple Salsa

Simple Green Chile Tomato Salsa

Quick and easy tomato and green chile salsa, with canned cooked tomatoes, green chiles, scallions, garlic, oil, vinegar, oregano, and cilantro.
Mexican Pulled Pork

Slow Cooker Mexican Pulled Pork

Slow cooker pulled pork shoulder, in a chile spice rub, shredded to serve with tortillas in tacos or burritos.
Slow Cooker Shredded Chicken

Slow Cooker Shredded Chicken Taco Meat

Slow cooker shredded chicken thighs, perfect filling for tacos and burritos!
Sopa Seca de Fideos

Sopa Seca de Fideo

Sopa seca de fideo, angel hair nest pasta, first browned in olive oil, then cooked in a broth with tomatoes and onions.
Sopa Seca de Fideo con Tomatillo on Simply Recipes

Sopa Seca de Fideo with Tomatillos

Tomatillo salsa verde version of sopa seca de fideo, thin noodles cooked in broth and salsa, garnished with chorizo and goat cheese.
Spanish Rice

Spanish Rice

My mother's signature Spanish rice recipe, a delicious accompaniment to steak, chicken, and Mexican entrees such as tacos or enchiladas
Squash Blossom Quesadillas

Squash Blossom Quesadillas

Mexican classic—Quesadillas with summer squash blossoms, Quesadillas de flor de calabazas
Tomatillo Chicken Stew

Tomatillo Chicken Stew

Spicy chicken stew with tomatillos, jalapenos, onions, garlic, cumin, oregano, and cilantro.
Tomatillo Salsa Verde

Tomatillo Salsa Verde

Tomatillo salsa verde, a delicious Mexican green salsa made with roasted tomatillos, chile peppers, lime juice, cilantro, and onion.
Tomatillo Scrambled Eggs

Tomatillo Scrambled Eggs

Huevos en salsa verde! Eggs scrambled in a green chile sauce made with jalapeño, tomatillos, and onions.
Tortilla Soup

Tortilla Soup

BEST tortilla soup! Crispy fried strips of corn tortillas in a tomato-based Mexican soup with chicken stock, chiles, avocado, Jack cheese, cilantro and lime.
Turkey Tortilla Soup

Turkey Tortilla Soup

GREAT tortilla soup made with leftover turkey, corn tortillas, and chipotle in adobo. EASY!
Vegetarian Banana Leaf Tamales (photo)

Vegetarian Banana Leaf Tamales

Banana leaf tamales recipe. Tamale corn masa, stuffed with cheese, calabasitas squash, carrots, tomatoes, garlic, and chili sauce, wrapped in banana leaves and steamed.
Vegetarian Tacos

Veggie Tacos

Vegetarian tacos with onions, zucchini, tomatoes, green chiles, jalapeños, cheddar and cotija cheeses, and cilantro in corn tortillas.
Watermelon Salad with Cotija

Watermelon Salad with Cotija, Jicama, and Lime

South of the border spin on watermelon salad! With fresh watermelon, jicama, cilantro, and cotija cheese.

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