Recipe Index: Mexican and Tex Mex

7 Layer Bean Dip (photo)

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.
Albondigas Soup (photo)

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.
Arroz Con Pollo (photo)

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 on Simply Recipes

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 Jalapeños (photo)

Baked Stuffed Jalapeños

Baked jalapeños stuffed with cheese, onions, cilantro and bacon, seasoned with oregano and cumin.
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 on Simply Recipes

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
Canned Tomato Salsa on Simply Recipes

Canned Tomato Salsa

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

Carne Asada

Carne asada is the thinly sliced, grilled beef served so often in tacos and burritos. This carne asada recipe is made with marinated, grilled skirt steak for 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 (photo)

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 on Simply Recipes

Chicken Fajitas

Chicken fajitas, marinated chicken breasts seared quickly and served with seared onions and bell peppers, served with flour tortillas.
Chicken Pozole (photo)

Chicken Pozole

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

Chilaquiles

Mexican chilaquiles, strips of fried corn tortillas simmered in salsa, and served with cheese, eggs, or beans.
Chile Relleno Casserole (photo)

Chile Relleno Casserole

Poblano chiles, stuffed with cotija cheese and chorizo sausage, baked in an egg and cheese casserole with tomato sauce.
Chile Verde (photo)

Chile Verde

Mexican pork chile verde recipe, with chunks of pork shoulder slow cooked in a roasted tomatillo and jalapeno chile verde sauce.
Chiles en Nogada on Simply Recipes

Chiles en Nogada (Chilies in Walnut Sauce)

Chiles en Nogada, poblano chiles stuffed with a ground turkey picadillo, covered in a creamy walnut sauce and sprinkled with pomegranate seeds. From Puebla, Mexico.
Chipotle Bean Tostadas (photo)

Chipotle Bean Tostadas

Tostada recipe with toasted or fried tortillas topped with a layer of chipotle flavored refried beans, cotija cheese, lettuce, tomatoes, radishes, and salsa.
Chipotle Meatballs (photo)

Chipotle Meatballs

Ground pork formed into meatballs with minced bacon, garlic, eggs, bread crumbs, and oregano, cooked with a chipotle chili and tomato sauce.

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