By now, I’m sure you know that I’m all about easy meals. Not all Mexican recipes are easy. Beef Tamales come to mind... and that’s why I love shortcuts.Chicharrón en Salsa Roja, or Pork Cracklings in Mexican Red Salsa, is one of those dishes that comes together in a FLASH. … [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.
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...]
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...]