Tag: cilantro

Southwestern Egg Rolls

These aren’t your ordinary plain Jane eggrolls, folks, these are deliciously flavorful Crispy Southwestern Egg Rolls, made with chicken, black beans, corn, jalapeño peppers, Colby Jack cheese, red sweet bell peppers, and spinach. Served with a bold […]

Cowboy Caviar {Black-eyed Pea Salsa} aka Texas Caviar

Cowboy Caviar {black-eyed Pea Salsa} aka Texas Caviar is the delicious Southern cousin of Mexican Black Bean Salsa made with black-eyed peas, sweet corn, diced red plum tomatoes, chopped spicy jalapeño peppers, crisp celery, diced cucumber, […]

Dorot Herbs Helps Make Sopa de Albondigas a cinch #AD

One of the things I adore about Dorot Herbs is they are so simple and easy to use. Dorot herbs always seem to bring my dinners to an entirely new level. Dorot provides the perfect […]

Mexican-Style Creamed Corn

Mexican-Style Creamed Corn is the perfect simple to make,  almost foolproof side dish for almost any meal you enjoy corn with, combining a deliciously sweet, freshly picked, organic corn on the cob, rich heavy cream, […]

Rice with Pigeon Peas { Arroz Con Gandules }

Rice with Pigeon Peas { Arroz Con Gandules } is one of my favorite Puerto Rican recipes usually served on Holidays and special occasions, made with long grain rice, Spanish tomato sauce, sofrito, pigeon peas, […]

Simple Black Jasmine Rice Salad

Simple Black Jasmine Rice Salad is the perfect  salad for summer when it comes together it has so many appealing textures and outstanding  flavors, including mildly nutty organic Black Jasmine rice, fresh organic vegetables such as ripe […]

Stuffed Poblano Peppers with Beef and Sausage

Stuffed Poblano Peppers with Beef and Sausage are so deliciously simple to make, yet they will definitely make the hubby and children think you spent all day preparing them. The filling can easily be made […]

Homemade Guacamole Recipe

Making delicious fresh Guacamole dates back to the ancient Aztecs; the Guacamole then was very similar to what you might make in your own kitchen in this day and age. The more traditional Homemade Guacamole […]

#Gameday Old El Paso Loaded Shrimp & Avocado Tacos + Giveaway

This delicious #Gameday Old El Paso Loaded Shrimp & Avocado Tacos is made with delicious Old El  Paso Seasoned shrimp made with the Old El Paso Soft Taco Dinner Kit, black beans, juicy grape tomatoes, sweet bell […]

Creamy Homemade Mexican Tomato Soup

My signature Creamy Homemade Mexican Tomato Soup is hands down the best homemade tomato soup I have ever tasted in my life. Made with organic tomato purée, organic diced tomatoes, roasted red peppers, fresh garlic, […]

Chicken Tamale Pie

Are you a fan of a more traditional Mexican Tamale yet hate all that tedious work involved and time spent in the kitchen? You are going to love this recipe then, all the traditional flavors […]

Mexican Meatball Soup – Sopa de Albondigas

Mexican Meatball Soup – Sopa de Albondigas is pure Mexican comfort food made with love, then ladled in a favorite bowl to be enjoyed on a cold day. This fabulous soup centers around the famous Mexican Albondigas […]

Chicken Enchiladas with Red Sauce

Chicken Enchiladas with Red Sauce are so darn good, you may want to make 2 batches of this Delicious Chicken Mexican goodness wrapped in fresh corn tortillas with fabulous homemade red sauce, a hint of […]

Costa Rican Gallo Pinto

Black Beans & Rice – Costa Rican Gallo Pinto is one of the famous and favorite traditional dishes of gorgeous Costa Rica. It’s a dish so versatile to the locals and can be served at […]

Chicken and Re fried Bean Burrito

Chicken and Refried Bean Burritos made with a delicious homemade Refried Beans mixture, juicy seasoned white tender chicken breast meat, long grain white rice, Colby Jack cheese, Hass avocados, fresh Homemade Salsa with Poblano Chilies […]

Tropical Quinoa Salad with Shrimp

Tropical Quinoa Salad with shrimp adds a delicious tropical vibe to plain red quinoa combining succulent shrimp, mango, avocado, fresh strawberries,  jalapeno peppers, sweet red peppers, cilantro, with lime juice, authentic extra virgin olive oil […]

Deconstructed Burrito Casserole

Deconstructed Burrito Casserole is a casserole that will “wow” the family time after time. Delicious shredded chicken breasts seasoned with Taco seasoning, fresh lime juice, smothered in Colby-Jack Cheese, Cheddar Cheese, refried beans, Ro*tel tomatoes,  and […]

Vegetarian frijoles rojos con arroz

Vegetarian Frijoles Rojos con Arroz is a  wonderful dish that I consider to be something old, something new, something borrowed and something blue. Hence the blue napkin in the photo above. I have taken an old […]

Chicken Enchilada Verde Soup

Chicken Enchilada Verde Soup was  inspired by my Chicken Enchilada with Verde Sauce   recipe made with shredded chicken breast, fresh tomatillos, cloves of garlic, jalapeno, green chile peppers, fresh diced tomatoes, sharp cheddar cheese, cilantro, and […]

Mussels in Red Wine and Citrus

Mussels in Red Wine and Citrus will be the all time inexpensive show stopper and jaw dropper starter to your meal combining delicious Mussels with Pinot Noir wine, fresh herb, with lemon, lime, and brilliant blood […]

Black Bean Salsa with Avocado & Corn

This Simple and Easy to make Black Bean Salsa with Avocado & Corn recipe is a perfect recipe for Game Season and entertaining combining black beans, avocado, corn, diced tomatoes, jalapeño peppers, cilantro, and lime […]

Pastelón de Plátano Maduro – Piñón

This wonderful Puerto Rican/Cuban concoction we fondly call Pastelón de Plátano Maduro – Piñón is a warm comforting meal that you will be sure to enjoy. Pastelón de Plátano Maduro or Piñón consists of layers of […]

Southwestern Potato White Bean Chicken Soup

Football Season is knocking at our front door. Week 1 starts in two short days…The Packers will VS The Seahawks) I am totally amped for The Football parties to get started! My recipe for Southwestern […]

Gluten-Free Chicken Enchiladas with Red Sauce

Enchiladas are one of the most forgiving and variable recipes I know when it comes to Mexican Food. There are so many ways to cook and top them. I have honestly lost track of them […]

Bean and Tortilla Soup

This wonderful Bean and Tortilla Soup contain absolutely no Meat or Corn kernels. The wonderful Flavor comes from Fresh Diced organic Tomatoes, Tuscan Beans, Red Kidney Beans, Black Beans, garden fresh Cilantro, Organic  Jalapeno Peppers, […]

Cilantro Lime Pork Tacos

Cilantro Lime Pork Tacos are marinated in a wonderful Cilantro Lime Marinade and served on Freshly grilled corn tortillas to give them a POP of flavor and taste. They are the perfect Summer Tacos since […]

The Chili with Beans Trilogy

The Chili with Beans Trilogy features 3 delicious flavorful chili recipes that you and your family are bound to love, White Chili, Chili Con Carne, and Black Bean and Shrimp Chili. These recipes are perfect […]

Jalapeno Lime Roasted Corn

This is a DELICIOUS side dish for any BBQ or Family gathering. It combines a wonderful SPICY flare to corn on the cob. All you will need to gather are these simple ingredients to get […]

Tomato and Avocado Salsa

This simple FRESH Salsa is great for any occasion. It combines Hass Avocados , diced tomatoes , jalapeño , red onion , cilantro, garlic and lime juice . It’s great served on Tortilla chips or […]

Chicken Enchiladas with Verde Sauce

My Chicken Enchiladas with Verde Sauce is fairly simple to make from scratch using delicious white chicken meat, fresh cascabel Chile peppers, tomatillos, fresh corn tortillas, Monterey Jack cheese, cilantro, and a hint of lime, topped with diced tomatoes […]