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Believe it or not, there are a lot of Mexican recipes that are vegetarian and they are so delicious.

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 […]

Sopa de Berros con Ensalada de Nopalitos (Watercress Soup with Nopalitos Salad)

Sopa de Berros con Ensalada de Nopalitos (Watercress Soup with Nopalitos Salad)

Let’s face it, some of us are not good at showing our feeling very well, so for me, the best to say to someone how much I love him or her is by cooking his or her favourite things, for instance, my son Emilio loves […]

Taquitos Dorados de Champiñones y Papa (Mushrooms & Potato Fried Taquitos)

Taquitos Dorados de Champiñones y Papa (Mushrooms & Potato Fried Taquitos)

This is a quick recipe for those days when you are in a hurry, but you still want to have a great dinner. Fried Taquitos are one of my favourite antojitos for those days when you want to eat something comforting. The tortilla gets filled […]

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 […]

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!

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 […]

Crema de Rajas (Poblano Rajas Cream Soup)

Crema de Rajas (Poblano Rajas Cream Soup)

There are days that all I fancy doing is nothing and today is one of those days, but at the end I ended up working a lot, where do time goes??? As I am writing this recipe is almost time to pick up my little […]

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 […]