Carne Asada Street Tacos

Carne Asada Street Tacos Steps for Street Tacos Make the marinade by combining all ingredients Marinade in the fridge for a few hours Cook the meat and tortillas Then assemble the tacos Then Eat! Carne Asada Street Tacos marinade ingredients 2 lbs carne asada steak meat 3/4 cup orange juice juice of 1 lemon juice of 1 lime 4 Tablespoons minced garlic 1/2 cup soy sauce 1 teaspoon canned chipotle adobo peppers 1 Tablespoon chili powder 1 Tablespoon cumin 1 teaspoon oregano 1 Tablespoon pepper 1 teaspoon salt 1/4 cup cilantro 1 jalapeño seeded and diced 1/2 cup olive oil …

Chicken Tinga Street Tacos

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Authentic Mexican Rice

Authentic Mexican Rice Recipe How to make Mexican Rice at Home    Steps to make Authentic Mexican Rice Rinse and drain rice Add oil to a saucepan over medium heat. Add the rice and stir Add tomato sauce, garlic, and diced onion to the pan Stir in tomato bullion, salt, carrots, peas, and water Cook until bullion cubes are dissolved Bring to a boil. Cover and Simmer for 20 minutes Authentic Mexican Rice Ingredients 1 1/2 cups white rice 1/4 cup oil 1 Tablespoon minced garlic 1/2 onion, diced 1/4 cup tomato sauce 2 chicken boullion cubes 1 carrot, diced, …

Crockpot Carnita Tamale Bake

Crockpot Carnita Tamale Bake Here is a recipe for the perfect crockpot pork carnitas   Steps to make a Carnita Tamale Bake Make the crockpot carnita by: Grab a crockpot and place the pork roast in there. Then pour the 2 cups of oil all over the roast and rub it all over. Then grab the spices and mix together in a small bowl and then add into the crockpot all over the roast. Then cook on low for 8 hours.  Then shred. Then make the tamale bake by: Grab a bowl and add the flour, corn meal, sugar, baking …

The Best Carne Asada Marinade

Carne Asada Have you always wanted a recipe for the perfect Carne Asada marinade. Just like the restaurants use. With ingredients that are easy to find at your local grocery store. Well here it is! Carne Asada Marinade Ingredients 2 lbs carne asada meat 4 Tablespoons minced garlic 1 onion, diced 1 t paprika 1 T trader joes chili lime powder (or 1 t cumin + 1 t chili powder) salt and pepper 2 T olive oil 1 large jalapeno, seeded and diced 1 orange, juiced 2 limes, juiced 1/2 cup cilantro, chopped 1/2 cup apple juice (or 1/2 cup …

Mexican Cobb Salad

Mexican Cobb Salad Looking for the Copy-cat El Pollo Loco Mexican Cobb Salad? Mexican Chopped salads are super easy to throw together and can be made for lunch or dinner. Adding Grilled chicken to make this a Grilled Chicken Mexican Chopped Salad makes this salad or dense and can be easy done. Personally this salad is hearty enough without grilled chicken in my opinion. But if you want it to be more similar to the el pollo loco salad add it away! This salad is perfectly topped with a creamy cilantro dressing to make it even more amazing! Hope you …

Crockpot Salsa Chicken Tostadas

Crockpot Salsa Chicken Tostadas   A Few months back I asked my followers on Instagram what their go-to meal was. I was shocked that a good portion of the people said tostadas! It was something I had never or maybe only once fed my family! So I whipped some up with some easy salsa chicken made in the crockpot. These can be as easy or as fancy as you would like them to be! Crockpot Salsa Chicken Tostadas Salsa Chicken Ingredients 3-4 Chicken Breasts 1 cup salsa Place chicken and salsa in the crockpot of low for 6 hours or …

Chicken Chalupas

Chicken Chalupas     My kids love making and eatings these chalupas with me. We normally make enchiladas with corn tortillas so these are a little different since they are made with flour tortillas! They are a crowd favorite and can be easily doubled or tripled to feed a crowd! 6-8 chicken breasts, boiled and diced or shredded 8 ounces cream cheese 1 2.25 oz small can diced black olives 1 10.5 oz can cream of chicken soup 1 4 oz small diced green chiles 1 dozen flour tortillas shredded cheese   Boil and dice the chicken and set aside. …

Oven Baked Tacos

Oven Baked Tacos Happy Taco Tuesday!! These oven baked tacos are a new twist on your regular crunchy taco they are baked and they are delicious I am pretty sure that this is the first time I have shared a taco recipe on Tuesday haha but here it is! A few months ago I did a poll on my Instagram with what everyone’s go-to meals were. About 70% of the people said tacos! And then a few of them said they love making oven baked tacos! I personally had never made them but ever since then I have made them …

My Famous Chicken Tacos with a secret sauce

My Famous Chicken Tacos with a Secret Sauce Most chicken tacos that I eat are shredded chicken tacos. These tacos are breaded and baked to perfection. Topped with a secret sauce that takes tacos to a whole new level! My oldest son Crew is my ultimate taste tester. He gives me honest and straight forward critic. Sometimes after I spend time and money making a meal it is not what I want to hear…of course that is only when he lets me know that “he’s had better” or “thats not my favorite” and I am not going to lie. Sometimes …