Recipe Index: Mexican and Tex Mex

7 Layer Bean Dip

7 Layer Bean Dip

7-layer bean dip with hot refried beans, topped with cheddar cheese, chilies, tomatoes, avocados, sour cream, and sliced black olives.
Agua de Jamaica Hibiscus Tea

Agua de Jamaica (Hibiscus Tea)

Refreshing drink made with an infusion of dried hibiscus flowers.
Albondigas Soup

Albondigas Soup

Classic Mexican soup made with meatballs (albondigas), green beens, onions, and chicken stock. A family favorite.
Apple Chicken Quesadillas

Apple Chicken Quesadilla

Kid-friendly chicken apple quesadilla recipe, toasted flour tortillas with melted cheese, apple slices, chicken, and salsa.
Oven Toasted Sonoran Quesadilla

Arizona Cheese Crisp

Arizona cheese crisps made with extra large, thin flour tortillas, toasted with butter and cheese, and served with strips of mild green chiles.
Arroz Con Pollo

Arroz Con Pollo

Classic dish of Spain and Latin America, this arroz con pollo recipe is browned chicken cooked with rice, onions, garlic, and tomatoes.
Baked Shrimp with Tomatillos

Baked Shrimp with Tomatillos

Shrimp baked in a sauce of chopped tomatillos, Cotija cheese, jalapeños, onions and garlic, tossed with cilantro and lime juice.
Baked Stuffed Jalapenos

Baked Stuffed Jalapeños

Baked jalapeños stuffed with cheese, onions, cilantro and bacon, seasoned with oregano and cumin.
Steak Fajitas

Beef Steak Fajitas

Classic Tex Mex fajitas recipe, made with strips of skirt steak, onions and bell peppers, and served sizzling hot with fresh tortillas, guacamole, sour cream, and salsa.
Beef Tacos de Lengua (photo)

Beef Tacos de Lengua

Classic Mexican tacos de lengua, beef tongue which has been braised with garlic and onions, finely chopped, and served with salsa verde and avocados.
Black Bean Burrito Bowl

Black Bean Burrito Bowl

Burrito Bowl! With black beans, rice, avocados, salsa, red cabbage, and lime.
Black Eyed Peas Salsa on Simply Recipes

Black Eyed Pea Salsa with Cheese Quesadillas

Black-eyed Pea Salsa with green chiles, onions, red bell pepper, served with jack cheese quesadillas
Blue Corn Chicken Nachos

Blue Corn Chicken Nachos

Celebrate Red, White and Blue with these Blue Corn Tortilla Chip Nachos! With a creamy pepper jack cheese sauce, chicken, and pico de gallo
Cactus and Corn Salsa

Cactus and Corn Salsa

Cactus and Corn Salsa! A true southwestern salsa made with nopales cactus paddles, corn, green tomatoes, onions, and chiles.
Canned Tomato Salsa

Canned Tomato Salsa

Homemade tomato salsa with green chiles and jalapenos, with canning instructions.
Carne Asada

Carne Asada

Grilled Carne Asada! Thinly sliced, grilled beef made with marinated, grilled skirt steak or flank steak. Serve with warm tortillas, avocados, and pico de gallo fresh tomato salsa.
Carnitas (photo)

Carnitas

Mexican pork carnitas, slow cooked, spicy, shredded pork shoulder, finished in the oven for browning, served with tortillas and salsa.
Ceviche

Ceviche

Classic ceviche (or seviche) recipe in which cubes of red snapper are cooked by lime and lemon juice. Traditional Latin American method to prepare fresh fish.
Chayote with Tomato and Green Chile (photo)

Chayote with Tomato and Green Chile

Julienned chayotes cooked with roasted tomatoes, onions, green chiles and cilantro.
Cheddar Jalapeño Biscuits

Cheddar and Jalapeño Biscuits

Light and airy cheesy biscuits packed with sharp cheddar and spicy fresh jalapeños.
Cheese Tacos (photo)

Cheese Tacos

Simple and easy cheese tacos recipe, made with corn tortillas, fried in a little butter, folded over grated cheddar or Monterey Jack cheese. Also known as quesadillas.
Chicken Enchiladas Verdes (photo)

Chicken Enchiladas Verdes

Chicken enchiladas with a salsa verde sauce made with tomatillos, serrano chile peppers, and sour cream. Served with chopped onion, Mexican cheese, and cilantro.
Chicken Fajitas

Chicken Fajitas

The BEST chicken fajitas! Marinated chicken breasts seared quickly and served with seared onions and bell peppers, and flour tortillas.
Chicken Posole Salad

Chicken Posole Salad

All the great fixings of chicken posole, in a salad! Chili rubbed sauteéed chicken breasts with hominy, avocado, radishes, salad greens.
Chicken Posole

Chicken Pozole

Mexican chicken pozole recipe, pozole blanco, traditional dish of Guerrero, Mexico, made with hominy, chicken, and several garnishes.

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