Recipe Index: Mexican and Tex Mex

Chilaquiles Rojos

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

Chile Verde

Authentic Mexican pork chile verde recipe, with chunks of pork shoulder slow cooked in a roasted tomatillo and jalapeno chile verde sauce. So good!
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

Chipotle Meatballs

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

Chipotle Pumpkin Soup

Spicy pumpkin soup with Southwestern flavors of chipotle, cumin, oregano, and served with pepitas, crema fresca, and cilantro.
Chipotle Turkey Pozole

Chipotle Turkey Pozole

Serve your turkey leftovers with a Mexican flair. Turkey pozole hominy soup seasoned with smokey chipotle chiles.
Chorizo and Eggs

Chorizo and Eggs

My mother's excellent recipe for Mexican chorizo (spicy sausage) with scrambled eggs.
Chorizo Mac and Cheese (photo)

Chorizo Mac and Cheese

Baked macaroni with a sauce of cheddar and pepper jack cheese and Mexican chorizo.
Cochinita Pibil

Cochinita Pibil

Mexican cochinita pibil, or pulled pork shoulder marinated and braised in achiote paste, orange juice, and lime. Great for taco meat.
Corn Salsa

Corn Salsa

Best corn salsa ever! Better than Chipotle. Easy to make and totally addictive.
Crispy Chicken Skin Tacos with Habanero Salsa (photo)

Crispy Chicken Skin Tacos with Habanero Salsa

Simple tacos made with crispy fried chicken skin dressed with a cilantro habanero salsa.
Cheese Enchiladas

Enchiladas

Family favorite, Tex Mex cheese enchiladas recipe. Corn tortillas, lightly fried, rolled up with Jack or cheddar cheese, arranged in a casserole dish, covered with tomato and green chile sauce, and baked.
Fish Tacos (photo)

Fish Tacos

Fish tacos recipe prepared with fresh fish fillets, corn tortillas, salsa, avocado, and coleslaw.
Fresh Tomato Salsa

Fresh Tomato Salsa

Mexican salsa recipe made with chopped fresh tomatoes, jalapeno or serano chiles, red onion, cilantro, and lime. Also called Pico de Gallo or Salsa Fresca.
Green Chile Cornbread

Green Chile Cornbread

Flavorful and moist green chile cornbread! Packed with corn, cheese, and Anaheim or Hatch green chiles.
Green Chile Enchiladas (photo)

Green Chile Enchiladas

Green chile enchiladas made with corn tortillas, roasted Anaheim green chiles, jack cheese, and a roasted tomatillo salsa verde sauce.
Grilled Tomatillo Corn Salsa

Grilled Tomatillo and Corn Salsa

Tomatillo salsa made with grilled tomatillos, grilled corn, jalapeño, onions, garlic
How to Make Corn Tortillas

How to Make Corn Tortillas

Homemade corn tortillas recipe, with step-by-step instructions and photos.
Homemade Tortilla Chips

How to Make Homemade Tortilla Chips

Perfectly fresh and crunchy homemade tortilla chips, fried, baked, or microwaved. It's so easy to make your own!
Guacamole

How to Make Perfect Guacamole

The BEST guacamole! So easy to make with ripe avocados, salt, serrano chiles, cilantro and lime. Garnish with red radishes or jicama. Serve with tortilla chips.
Huevos Mexicana

Huevos a la Mexicana

Huevos a la Mexicana are Mexican style scrambled eggs, cooked in a sauce of tomatoes, onions, and jalapeño. Like huevos rancheros, but scrambled. EASY and so good!
Huevos Motulenos

Huevos Motuleños

A specialty of the Yucatan, huevos Motuleños with fried eggs over black beans on a fried tortilla, served with salsa, plantains, chorizo, and queso fresco.
Huevos Rancheros

Huevos Rancheros

Huevos rancheros with fried eggs served on corn tortillas and smothered in cooked salsa. BEST Mexican breakfast ever!

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