Low Carb Mexican and Tex Mex

  • Guacamole recipe easy to make in serving dish
    10 min
    Gluten-Free, Low Carb, Paleo, Vegan, Vegetarian
    The BEST guacamole! EASY to make with ripe avocados, salt, serrano chiles, cilantro and lime. Garnish with red radishes or jicama. Serve with tortilla chips.
  • Tomatillo Salsa Verde
    25 min
    Gluten-Free, Low Carb, Paleo, Vegan, Vegetarian
    3 methods for making homemade Tomatillo Salsa Verde, a delicious Mexican green salsa made with roasted tomatillos, chile peppers, lime juice, cilantro, and onion.
  • Carne Asada
    2 hrs, 30 min
    Low Carb
    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.
  • Shrimp Ceviche
    1 hr, 20 min
    Gluten-Free, Low Carb, Paleo
    Cool and tasty shrimp ceviche recipe, shrimp served with chopped red onion, chile, cilantro, cucumber, avocado with lemon and lime juices.
  • Chorizo and Eggs
    20 min
    Low Carb, Paleo
    My mother's excellent recipe for Mexican chorizo (spicy sausage) with scrambled eggs.
  • Ceviche
    3 hrs, 15 min
    Gluten-Free, Low Carb, Paleo
    Classic ceviche (or seviche) recipe! Here's how to make ceviche using the traditional Latin American method to prepare fresh fish - cubes of red snapper are cooked by lime and lemon juice. Serve this delicious ceviche wrapped in corn tortillas or with chips.
  • Octopus Salad
    2 hrs, 15 min
    Gluten-Free, Low Carb
    Mexican style octopus salad, with tomatoes, green and red onion, cucumbers, and cilantro.
  • 30 min
    Low Carb, Vegetarian
    Rajas con Crema are flame roasted poblano chiles, cut into strips and cooked with onions, Mexican cream, and Monterey Jack cheese. Delicious!
  • Tomatillo Scrambled Eggs
    20 min
    Gluten-Free, Low Carb, Vegetarian
    Huevos en salsa verde! Eggs scrambled in a green chile sauce made with jalapeño, tomatillos, and onions.
  • Huevos Mexicana
    20 min
    Gluten-Free, Low Carb
    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!
  • Red Chile Marinated Grilled Chicken
    2 hrs, 10 min
    Gluten-Free, Low Carb, Paleo
    Chicken pieces marinated in a spicy, flavorful red chili sauce, then grilled or baked. Pollo adobado recipe.
  • Mexican Green Bean Salad
    55 min
    Gluten-Free, Low Carb, Vegetarian
    Mexican green bean salad with fresh green beans, cilantro, jalapeno, red onion, cotija cheese, avocado, tomato, olive oil and lime juice.
  • Baked Shrimp with Tomatillos
    55 min
    Gluten-Free, Low Carb
    Shrimp baked in a sauce of chopped tomatillos, Cotija cheese, jalapeños, onions and garlic, tossed with cilantro and lime juice.
  • Guacamole Dip - guacamole in a bowl wtih chips on the side
    20 min
    Dairy-Free, Low Carb, Vegan, Vegetarian
    Take your guacamole game from “nice” to “not sharing” with a combination of serrano, poblano, and jalapeño peppers! You'll be so happy after one bite of this spicy, smoky dip. Doing cartwheels in the middle of a party will seem like a perfectly reasonable thing to do.