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...]
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.
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...]
I can’t count how many times people have told me that Mexican food is too hard to make. Ok. Ok. Truth is there are some recipes like Birria de Res and Pork Tamales that can be tricky. However, most traditional homestyle Mexican food is very simple but loaded with flavor. … [Read more...]