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30 Easy Mexican Recipes

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Uno, dos, tres……chow down! UPDATE! This is now 33 Easy Mexican Recipes!! Bonus! Are you ready for some mouth-watering Mexican food? Boy oh boy is this the post for you! Whether you are getting ready for Cinco De Mayo, or Taco Tuesday, Iv’e gathered 30 Easy Mexican Recipes I know you are going to love! Either click on the link above the images or on the images themselves to get the recipes! Need even more ideas? Check out my Mo…

Crockpot Mexican Lasagna Stack Up

Super easy family dinner

What do you get when you combine Italianand Mexican cuisine? I keep saying I am going to get better at using my crockpot. Every time I use it, I remember how easy it makes my life. The night I made this, we had no dinner plans, and not much in the fridge. Darryl is always in the mood for Mexican food, so I went hunting in the pantry for a bunch of goodies to throw in the crockpot to make a killer meal. This stack up recipe was easy, full of veg…

Avocado Chicken Enchiladas

Avocado Chicken Enchiladas

…nd by the looks of it, so have you guys! My Avocado Chicken Salad has become a Family Fresh Meals fan favorite! Mexican food is always a hit in  my household. My kids beg for Taco Tuesdays and I can easily make most Mexican dishes vegetarian friendly thanks to extra beans, veggies and cheese That is exactly what I did for these delicious Avocado Chicken Enchiladas. I substituted in Darryl’s vegetarian soy chicken and used different colored…

Pico de Gallo Fresh Salsa

Pico de Gallo Fresh Salsa Recipe - Family Fresh Meals

…ids, or whatever. In an hour, your Pico de Gallo will be ready to serve up with tortilla chips or your favorite Mexican dish. Pico de Gallo Fresh Salsa….. One bite, and you’ll never want to go back. Pico de Gallo Fresh Salsa 1 large cucumber – peeled, seeded, and diced 2 tomatoes, chopped 1/2 small green bell pepper, diced 1/2 small read bell pepper, diced 1-3 jalapeno pepper, seeded and finely diced ( think 1 mild, 3 peppers HOT) 1 s…

Pumpkin Alfredo with Cheese Tortellini

A fun twist on alfredo sauce.

…n cheese – salt and pepper to taste – optional fresh parsley for topping. 1. Cook tortellini as the label directions. Reserve 1/4 cup of cooking water, then drain pasta. Set aside. Meanwhile, heat butter in a skillet and add shallots. Cook until soft, about 2-3 minutes. 2. Add pumpkin and nutmeg and cook for 1 more minute. 3. Stir in cream and bring to a low boil. Reduce heat to low and simmer, stirring often, until thick, about 5-7 m…

Cream Puffs

How to make Cream Puffs

…whipped cream. If not, keep mixing until it looks like the picture. Set aside. 8. Prepare pudding according to label directions but use only 1 ¼ cups milk. 9. Fold in whipped whipping cream and almond extract. 10. Mix by hand until mixed completely. . 11. After pastry puffs have cooled, and you are ready to used,  cut in half and spoon in cream puff filling. Serve right away, or place in fridge or freezer for later use. (small pastry shown here)…

Copycat Chipotle Cilantro Lime Rice

copy cate chipotle cilantro lime rice

…d, it will take your homemade Cilantro Lime Rice to the next, NEXTlevel. Put a scoop of this on the side of any Mexican dish (or inside a burrito, like they do at Chipotle), and watch your meal go from dinner to yeah, dinner! Copycat Chipotle Cilantro Lime Rice Ingredients: 1 cup basmati rice (extra long grain rice) 2 Tablespoon butter, divided 1 bay leaf 2 cups water 1 teaspoon salt 2 tbsp fresh chopped cilantro 1.5 Tablespoons of fresh lime jui…

Roasted Pepper Pasta Salad

…e garlic flavor)   1. Preheat the broiler. Bring a pot of salted water to a boil. Add the pasta and cook as the label directs. Drain and rinse under colder water to stop the cooking. Shake off excess water.     2. Meanwhile, place the bell peppers cut-side down on a foil-lined broiler pan, and garlic cloves to the sides and broil until charred, 7-8 minutes. 3. Transfer peppers to a bowl , cover and set aside for about 5 mins.     4. Heat a dry sk…

30 Easy Crockpot Recipes

30 easy crockpot meals for back to school

…en || Family Fresh Meals Slow-Cooker Taco Pasta ||  Betty Crocker Crockpot Smothered Pork || Recipes That Crock Mexican Lasagna Stack Up || Family Fresh Meals Slow Cooker BBQ Beef Brisket || The Country Cook Crockpot Cool Ranch Chicken || Family Fresh Meals  The Best Crockpot BBQ Chicken  || Family Fresh Meals Slow Cooker Honey Balsamic Pork Roast Recipe || Six Sisters’ Stuff Slow Cooker BBQ Chicken and Ranch Potatoes  || The Magical Slow C…

Cheesy Chicken Enchilada Casserole

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…s red enchilada sauce (about 2 (10oz) cans) 3 cups cooked chicken, diced 1/4 cup onion, finely diced 3-3.5 cups Mexican blend cheese 4 Tablespoons caned, mild green chiles, diced 1 cup corn Instructions Preheat oven to 350F. Place 6 tortillas in the bottom of a prepared baking dish (with no stick spray or butter), slightly overlapping Top with 1/2 cup of enchilada sauce, spreading evenly over tortillas. Top with 1.5 cups of your chicken, 2 Tables…

Easter Egg Quesadilla

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…ttle ones.  Better yet, have your little ones help decorate their own Easter Egg Quesadilla with their favorite Mexican toppers.  For this round, we used a plain cheese quesadilla (so vegetarian daddy could eat the leftovers), but have fun adding in chicken, steak, beans or veggies.  As for toppings, we used sour cream, guacamole, black olives and salsa.   If someone is not fond of one of those items, feel free to switch out for something they li…

Crockpot Lasagna Soup

Crockpot & Slow Cooker

…love it, AND it’s fun to switch up the different fillings to make new and different kinds of lasagnas. My Mexican Lasagna is a great example of ways to switch it up. (FYI..it’s to die for, just sayin’) Anywho, the other night while I was making my lasagna sauce, it HIT me! This would make an awesome soup! And what better way to cook a soup, than in the crockpot. Score! This one pot meal will be in our winter menu rotation, for s…

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Recipe of the Week: Super Bowl Snacks

…read through!  Don’t forget to go check out this week’s Featured Recipe of the Week. What a perfect Mexican dish Now on to Recipe of the Week: Super Bowl Snacks The big game day is in a week. What do we all associate with Super Bowl? Amazing FOOD! I have to admit it, I am always much more excited for all the Super Bowl snacks then the actual game I know a lot of people are going to be on the prowl for the perfect thing to serve at the…

Crockpot Taco Bean Dip

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…a little excited for Cinco de Mayo. Can you tell? If you couldn’t tell by now, I actually have a few more Mexican Cuisine goodies heading your way before the big day This Crockpot Taco Bean dip doesn’t get much easier. I love that you can make it in the crockpot so the house doesnt’ heat up during parties, AND you can serve the dip right out of the slow cooker, keeping it warm for as long as you need. Need a vegetarian version?…