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Huaraches de Espinacas (Spinach Huaraches)

Huaraches de Espinacas (Spinach Huaraches)

The first time I went to Mexico City I was blown away with amazing variety of street food. The creativity that people have there is incredible, I remember eating something different and new every day. One of my favourite findings were these long slightly thick […]

Ensalada de Aguacate (Avocado Salad)

Ensalada de Aguacate (Avocado Salad)

I love simple pleasures and making my life easier in the kitchen, because, let’s be honest, mum’s life is full of do’s and sometimes we don’t have time to cook an elaborate dinner. I really admire those mums that after a whole day at work, […]

Esquites (Corn Kernels with Butter)

Esquites (Corn Kernels with Butter)

There is a special relationship between Mexicans and corn. We can get enough of those delicious beauties! We nixtamalize it to make masa and make tortillas and other delicious things or we just simply added to broths and other dishes, but the most popular and […]

Tostadas

Tostadas

Living abroad, away from your family and country is hard and it is harder when you really try to cook the food that you love and grew up with, especially because it is difficult to find certain ingredients, like tostadas, hard tortillas that have been […]

Salsa de Tomatillo Tatemada (Charred Tomatillo Salsa)

Salsa de Tomatillo Tatemada (Charred Tomatillo Salsa)

A taco would not be a taco without a good spicy salsa and this charred tomatillo salsa is the best!

Molletes (Mexican Beans on Toast)

Molletes (Mexican Beans on Toast)

I have to confess that it hasn’t been long since I discover this recipe, it was because of my good friend Claudia that I heard about Molletes, according to her, they are very popular in Mexico City and when I made the recipe I found […]

Crema de Calabacitas a la Mexicana (Mexican Style Courgettes Cream)

Crema de Calabacitas a la Mexicana (Mexican Style Courgettes Cream)

Today’s recipe is a favourite of mine and my hubby! He usually doesn’t like courgettes Mexican style, which I love, but he likes soups, so I came with the amazing idea of doing create something that we both like and this is how this creamy […]

Omelet de Acelgas a la Mexicana (Mexican Style Chard Omelette)

Omelet de Acelgas a la Mexicana (Mexican Style Chard Omelette)

Hello lovely people! I know, I know! I haven’t been around very much lately, but tbh, I have a lot of work these days that I hardly have time to cook for my blog and post recipes, so apologies and I hope that you haven’t […]

Papas a la Jardinera (Jardinera Potatoes)

Papas a la Jardinera (Jardinera Potatoes)

I am so happy to share this recipe with you today and although it is an easy recipe, it is special to me because the main ingredient of the recipe, potatoes, were grown in my garden and today we dug them out, so the recipe […]

Tacos de Col Rizada (Kale Tacos)

Tacos de Col Rizada (Kale Tacos)

Tuesday! Perfect excuse to make some tacos as it is Taco Tuesday. I don’t know who came with that idea but the hashtag #tacotuesday has become so famous, it is one of my favourite tags, but to be honest, I can’t wait to Tuesday, I […]