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Pípian Verde (Green Pipian)

Pípian Verde (Green Pipian)

Mexico is a country full of lovely food traditions; recipes that have been in families for a long time and today’s recipe is that type of dish that when you are cooking it, you can’t help wondering how it began, who created it and how […]

Gallina Pinta (Beef Hominy & Bean Broth)

Gallina Pinta (Beef Hominy & Bean Broth)

This is a traditional recipe from the state of Sonora in Mexico. Sonora is located in the north of Mexico, bordered by the states of Baja California, Chihuahua and Sinaloa.

Arroz con Leche (Rice Pudding)

Arroz con Leche (Rice Pudding)

It is true that there is no food like the food mum cooks for you! This arroz con leche is my mummy’s recipe, she taught me how to make it, so I can do it for my children and now Mexican rice pudding is my […]

Pollo Pibil (Chicken Pibil)

Pollo Pibil (Chicken Pibil)

Have you heard of Cochinita Pibil? It is a dish from Yucatán, Mexico made with pork, achiote a mix of annatto seeds, spices, bitter orange and other ingredients, it is a delicious recipe that you have to try to make because you will wow your […]

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!!

Estofado de Pollo (Chicken Stew)

Estofado de Pollo (Chicken Stew)

Welcome to 2019! This is my first recipe of this new year, I have been quite busy enjoying some time with my mum, she is visiting us here in London, so I haven’t had much time for posting recipes, but hopefully I will get some […]

Caldo de Camarón (Mexican Prawn Broth)

Caldo de Camarón (Mexican Prawn Broth)

Hi there! How are you these days? Yes, I know, it seems ages since the last time I posted a recipe, but I have been busy doing mum stuff, you know, school run, taking the children here and there, half term holidays, etc, etc, etc. […]

Huevos Ahogados (Drowned Eggs)

Huevos Ahogados (Drowned Eggs)

Breakfasts in Mexico are wonderful. We love sitting at the table and enjoy our fresh made eggs, done in different ways, eating tortillas, drinking coffee and finish with a delicious Pan Dulce!

Gorditas de Picadillo

Gorditas de Picadillo

Hola amigos! How are you these days? I am fine, just a little busy with my family and work, that is why I haven’t been posting many recipes anymore, but today I have this delicious recipe for mince beef gorditas.

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 […]