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Nopalitos y Puerco en Chile Colorado

Nopalitos y Puerco en Chile Colorado

My dad used to make this dish for my husband every time we used to go to Mexico to visit them and he always used to say “te hice tus nopalitos” (I cooked your nopalitos). Now every time we are in Mexico, this is the […]

Sopes de Maíz Azul con Papas con Chorizo (Blue Corn Sopes with Chorizo with Potatoes)

Sopes de Maíz Azul con Papas con Chorizo (Blue Corn Sopes with Chorizo with Potatoes)

I’ve been craving these little beauties for days and finally I managed to get some time in my kitchen to make them. When I was little, my mum used to make these lovely sopes and I would eat as many as I could. One of […]

Chilorio (Pork Chilorio)

Chilorio (Pork Chilorio)

When I was a child I used spend every holiday in Culiacán, Sinaloa, that is where my mummy is from and I have beautiful memories of my time there.

Guisado de Carne Deshebrada (Shredded Meat Stew)

Guisado de Carne Deshebrada (Shredded Meat Stew)

This weekend is going to be a special day in Mexico, on February 2nd we celebrate “El Día de la Candelaría), it is a tradition to make tamales, so my mum and I are getting ready to make a tamaliza!!

Puerco en Salsa Verde (Pork in a Green Sauce)

Puerco en Salsa Verde (Pork in a Green Sauce)

Hello there! It is been a while since my last post, but I have been very busy. Today I am sharing with you a delicious recipe made with pork belly, tomatillos, jalapeños and lots of love! Puerco en Salsa Verde is one of my absolute […]

Frijoles Charros (Charro Beans)

Frijoles Charros (Charro Beans)

Beans, glorious beans! There are so many recipes that you can do with beans. In Mexico, we eat beans almost in every meal, refried beans, beans caldo, beans with tacos, beans with eggs, beans, beans, beans! We do love them! And who doesn’t! They are […]

Carnitas (Pork Carnitas)

Carnitas (Pork Carnitas)

Pork carnitas is a dish that will make your mouth water, so simple to make and so delicious.

Chicharrón en Salsa Verde (Pork Crackling in a Green Salsa)

This is very easy recipe perfect for a Friday night, because Friday nights are for indulge yourself and for us at home we always have something that we have been craving for a while and today is the case of Chicharrón (pork crackling) in Salsa […]

Papas con Chorizo (Potatoes with Chorizo)

Papas con Chorizo (Potatoes with Chorizo)

Chorizo is a very popular ingredient in a Mexican kitchen. In my mum’s house we always have chorizo and we would eat chorizo in many different ways. I love it and it is one of my favourite Mexican ingredients that I have to have in […]

Tres Recetas Mexicanas con Verdolagas (Three Mexican recipes with Purslane)

Tres Recetas Mexicanas con Verdolagas (Three Mexican recipes with Purslane)

Verdolagas or Purslane is a very famous vegetable in Mexico. It would have being one of the rarest vegetables I have ever seen, if it wasn’t for my father that used to eat them all the time, I remember, as a child, going to the […]