I can’t count how many times I’ve sat in my grandmother’s kitchen making Red Pork Tamales. I don’t have enough fingers and toes. Lol. All of us crowded in her tiny kitchen smearing and filling and folding. There are hours of stories that will forever be with me. This is … [Read more...]
Mexican Pork Recipes
Put a fork in the pork!
Juicy, savory, or slightly sweet... What are you favorite Mexican Pork Recipes?
For me, I'd have to say Red Pork Tamales. It just wouldn't be Christmas without them.
It's hard to go wrong with anything on this list of pork dishes.
Why are they called charro beans? Charro Beans are also known as “Frijoles Charros” or “Cowboy Beans.” They got their name from the Mexican cowboys who ate this dish. My dad’s family owns a ranch in Durango, Mexico. Horses, cows, pigs… John Wayne filmed several of his … [Read more...]
How to Make a Pambazo Sandwich You start by making the chorizo and potatoes. This is similar to the Chorizo con Papas that we all know and love, but it has a smoother texture. Boil the potatoes. Set aside until ready to use. Or, if you have some … [Read more...]
To me, there’s nothing better than a lazy Sunday. One of my favorite breakfast recipes of all time: Huevos a la Mexicana. This version is "con Tocino" or with bacon. In essence, I'm making Mexican-Style Bacon and Eggs. This classic dish will make you wish for more. … [Read more...]