RED POZOLE

RED POZOLE Serves 4-5 What you need 5 dried guajillo chiles 2 dried chipotle chiles 1 dried pasilla chile 2 cups of boiling hot water 1 large onion, coarsely chopped 4 large cloves garlic, coarsely chopped 2 litres of water 5 cups white or blue hominy (pre-cooked corn pozole kernels) Salt and black pepper to…

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PIBIL TOFU

What you need 1 package of firm tofu 3 Tbs achiote paste 4 Tbs water Salt and black pepper (freshly ground) to taste For the pickle onion
 1 medium red onion 4 limes 1 habanero chile finely chopped 1 Tbs white vinegar 2 tsp sea salt How to prepare
 Cut the tofu in small squares,…

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CHILI SIN CARNE

This dish is a favourite in our home, not only because it’s packed with protein, good carbs, minerals, vitamins and lots of delicious flavours, it is easy and simple to make. If you don’t have an electric crock-pot (slow cooker), we really recommend you buy one. This simple and inexpensive pot is without a doubt…

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Tofu a la Mexicana

Tofu (Soy bean curd) is a super food, since it contains all essential amino acids necessary that form a complete protein. It is also an excellent source of calcium, iron, phosphorus, selenium, copper, zinc, magnesium and vitamin B1. Tofu a la Mexicana is not only delicious, it’s very easy to prepare. You can enjoy it…

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BROWN RICE, NUTS AND SEEDS VEGGIE BURGERS

At home nobody can hide their delight when we make these burgers. Family and friends are amazed they taste so good and are super healthy. “Please pass the recipe!” they say. We are very pleased to see they are discovering that you can eat a delicious and nutritious plant based diet, without using dairy or…

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RED ENCHILADAS WITH ALMOND & CHILE POBLANO

The unique flavours of sweet and creamy almond pure, roasted chile poblano, smokey red tomato sauce, soft fried tortillas, beans and lettuce make a very Mexican experience. When we are talking enchiladas, once we decide on the sauce, the filling becomes the center of conversation. The filling is the heart of the enchiladas and must…

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Chilaquiles

Guajillo salsa chilaquiles Green chilaquiles We are crazy about Chilaquiles! They are an irresistible combination of spicy crunch, and deliciousness. Why are chilaquiles so good Chilaquiles are really a complete food :) They contain corn (cereal) and beans (legumes), two ingredients that make a complete protein. The sauce recipes we offer are all rich in…

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Homemade Refried Black Beans

We really enjoy black beans! They are hearty and healthy and delicious in whatever form you prepare them, whether straight from the crock-pot (slow cooker), refried, in a creamy black bean soup, mouth-watering ‘enfrijoladas’ or in a fresh succulent salad. Their high protein content makes them very satisfying and comforting. Why are Black Beans so…

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