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Sopa de Garbanzos con Salsa Verde

It has been a crazy month and I have been so busy that I hadn’t had time to write recipes, my sister came to visit from Mexico and she was with us for two weeks, we had such an amazing time with her, but sadly […]

Sopa de Lentejas con Chorizo (Lentil and Chorizo Soup)

Today is a soup kind of day, it is quite windy in London and a bit chilly, so I fancied something cosy and warm, also I have the hubby working from home, so I decided to make this amazing soup which is ready in no […]

Sopa de Tomate con Chipotle en Adobo y Salsa Bandera (Tomato Soup with Chipotle in Adobo and Mexican Fresh Salsa)

Today I decided to make a tomato soup, an old English classic and one of my hubby’s favourite soup, but I put a little Mexican twist to it to make it more interesting, delicious and yes! you guessed, spicy!

Mole de Olla (Beef Mole de Olla)

Mole de Olla (Beef Mole de Olla)

Mole de Olla is nothing else than a scrumptious beef Mexican chilli broth, it is a very different from the thick mole poblano sauce you all probably know or have heard, this dish is very healthy because it has lots of vegetables and packed with […]

Sopa de Pollo con Papas (Chicken with Potatoes Soup) 

Today El inglés, aka the hubby, is at home, so I am cooking a nice cosy lunch for him, this is my mum’s easy and quick recipe for chicken and potatoe soup.

Caldo Tlalpeño (Tlalpeño Style Broth)

This broth is a mexican broth with lots of history behind, the Caldo Tlalpeño, comes from the city of Tlalpan in Veracruz, Mexico, long time ago, there was this dictator in Mexico call Antonio López de Santa Anna, who, one day after a very long […]

Caldo de Pescado (Mexican Fish Broth)

Growing up a in port city, one can have the opportunity to enjoy very fresh fish and seafood. Ensenada is one of those cities, its famous “Mercado Negro” a fish market where you can find very fresh produce. Since I was a child my family […]

Sopa de Mexicana de Hongos (Mexican Mushroom Soup)

These days I’m always looking for nice vegetarian recipes for “El inglés” aka my hubby, he doesn’t want to eat meat anymore,  good for him! so I decided to cook this soup I once had in a restaurant in Mexico, I ordered it thinking that […]

Tortitas Mexicanas de Espinacas Capeadas (Mexican Spinach Patties Coated in Egg)

In Mexico “capear” or coat something in egg is very popular, we use this technique with a lot of vegetables, there is even a very famous dish, “Chiles en Nogada” that, traditionally, the poblano peppers are coated in egg first and then cover with a […]

Sopa de Lentejas a la Mexicana (Mexican Style Lentil Soup)

Sopa de Lentejas a la Mexicana (Mexican Style Lentil Soup)

Oh my! It is raining in London again! Yeap! Again! I think the sunny days are going to be a thing from the past very soon.