Cochinita Pibil Instant Pot and Dutch Oven Instructions Below.Not everyone has memories of climbing Mayan ruins and women grinding spices on a metate.I didn’t realize the impact of living in Southern Mexico had on me until years later. The colors, the flavors, the … [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.
At every Mexican party or fiesta - birthdays, Sunday afternoon carne asada, Quinceañera - you will certainly see a big bowl of this traditional dish: Ensalada de Coditos.I’m pretty sure we took it from the Americans, at least that’s my sneaking suspicion - a little cross … [Read more...]
Confession of a food blogger: I am not a fan of cooking meals that take hours.When I get in the kitchen, I want to cook and get food on the table pronto. It is not that I don’t enjoy cooking. Au contraire, I LOVE to cook. I’m just like you, though. I have a job, a … [Read more...]
What is Chorizo?In short, Mexican Chorizo is made of pork sausage mixed with Mexican spices. That’s it!It’s very well seasoned. That’s why it’s usually paired with something else like potatoes to bring down the robust, strong, traditional Mexican flavors of the spices. … [Read more...]