Tag: Recipes

  • How to Cook Nopales and Eggs?

    How to Cook Nopales and Eggs?

    Nopales (cactus paddles) are an integral part of Mexican cuisine, adding texture and flavor. When combined with eggs, they form Nopales con Huevo, an ideal breakfast with coffee de olla. To prepare nopales, trim off and rinse any thorns before serving 1/2 tablespoon of oil and 1/4 tablespoon of salt for about five minutes until…

  • How to Make a Mexican Flan

    How to Make a Mexican Flan

    Flan, more commonly known as creme caramel in Mexico and Spain, is an indulgent dessert recipe featuring whole eggs, condensed milk, and vanilla to create a silky custard with light caramel sauce. Simply five ingredients! Enjoy an effortless dessert for an enjoyable, sweet ending to any meal. Ingredients A few essential ingredients should already be…

  • How to Make Caldo De Camaron

    How to Make Caldo De Camaron

    Caldo de camaron is an exquisite Mexican shrimp soup prepared by simmering shellfish and vegetables in an aromatic broth with dried chiles. It is an easy-to-prepare and delicious light meal option! This recipe calls for adding guajillo peppers for extra flavor, but it won’t make your soup spicy! If you can’t locate them, just ignore…

  • How to Make Chorizo Con Papas – A Quick and Easy Mexican Breakfast

    How to Make Chorizo Con Papas – A Quick and Easy Mexican Breakfast

    Chorizo con Papas (Mexican hash or sausage with potatoes) is an easy and delicious breakfast dish that will impress everyone at your breakfast table! Your family will say, “WOW! What an impressive treat!” Flavorful chorizo pairs perfectly with tender potato bits to produce an extraordinary culinary masterpiece for delicious gorditas, breakfast burritos, tacos, or pambazos…

  • How to Cook Cactus Mexican Style

    How to Cook Cactus Mexican Style

    Cactus leaves (nopales) are an extremely versatile vegetable widely available in Hispanic markets. Boiling, sauteing, stewing, and grilling are all viable cooking methods for nopales. Nopales contain vitamins C & A, calcium, and antioxidants that may help reduce inflammation. Experience their goodness for yourself at breakfast time with nopales con huevos! Clean the Cactus Paddles…

  • How Do You Make Menudo Soup?

    How Do You Make Menudo Soup?

    Menudo is a Mexican soup with honeycomb tripe (the cow’s second stomach), hominy, and spices. Two variations are available to consumers: spicy menudo rojo and milder menudo blanco. Early research suggests that sipping warm broth can help loosen mucus and clear your head, according to Rumba Meats’ recipe with both vegan and non-vegan versions! Ingredients…

  • Recipe For Flour Tortillas With Lard

    Recipe For Flour Tortillas With Lard

    Lard is an excellent way to add texture and flavor to these flour tortillas as they warm up, giving a pleasant bite when heated up. Vegetable shortening will also work, though its ratio with flour might differ significantly. Preheat an ungreased griddle or skillet on medium-low heat and lightly flour your work surface before placing…