Chicken Tinga Street Tacos

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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 …

The BEST Crockpot Green Chile Burritos

The BEST Crockpot Green Chile Burrito Recipe Are you looking for the ultimate green chile burrito recipe? Look no further! This recipe has been used for many family gatherings, on family trips, and for lots of weeknight dinners! It makes a ton so if I either like to bring another family or two dinner when I make it or I put the rest in a ziplock bag and freeze it to use it as a freezer meal! Ingredients 3 1/2-4 lb beef roast 2 to 3 lb pork roast (not chops with bones; big bone is ok) 1 large onion, …

Sonoran Style Enchiladas

At the start to each New Year a lot of people set different types of goals. I personally love goal setting and achieving! I know I get a lot of people asking me how I meal plan so that when dinner time comes around it is a more enjoyable time and not a chaotic race to get something on the table with their family starving around them as they are trying to cook. Each week I set a menu of the things that I will be cooking that week. That menu has everything from main dishes to sides and desserts. …

Cheesy Sour Cream Chicken Enchiladas

Have you ever wanted to eat enchiladas but then look and in your pantry and have no enchilada sauce! Well look no further here is the best no enchilada sauce enchiladas. It is a homemade enchilada sauce! Made with a rue, green chilies, and sour cream! It is pretty dang yummy! And aren’t too spicy for little kids! I feel like I have tried 100 different recipes for enchiladas. Some I really like and some not so much. This one turned out to be different then most recipes I have tried. The good thing about these ones is that they …