Archive for the 'Mexican' Category

Jun 28 2013

Lentil Burger with Home Fries

Comfort Classic without the Guilt For the last few months, I’ve challenged myself to take classic comfort foods and adapt them to my newly acquired meat-free diet. Nothing says comfort to me like burger and fries, and because the veggie burgers out there are not necessarily heart-healthy with the excessive sodium, I experimented with the […]

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Jul 26 2012

Roasted Chicken Adobo Tacos with Garlic and Herbed Sweet Potatoes

Published by under Comfort Food,Mexican,Poultry

Taco Night Growing up, I’d come home from fence-hopping, bike-riding, hide-n-seek, or tag and feel welcomed by the scent of cumin, coriander, and chilies all simmering away with ground beef. Instantly, I knew it was Taco Night. The intoxicating aromas of the sautéed onions and garlic would perfume our home and permeate my soul. Tacos […]

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Jun 20 2012

Welcome the Summer Solstice with Fish Tacos

Published by under Fish,Mexican,Seafoods

Grilled Tilapia with Red Cabbage Slaw and Grilled Corn and Red Pepper Salsa Yields 10-12 tacos Serves 4 Ingredients: Small white corn tortillas 1 pound of tilapia Tilapia Rub: 1 teaspoon oregano 1 teaspoon ancho chili powder 1 teaspoon cumin 1 teaspoon smoked paprika 1 teaspoon coriander 1 teaspoon salt 1/2 teaspoon black pepper 4 […]

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Sep 12 2011

Grilled Shrimp with Lime Cilantro Quinoa and Salsa Verde

Published by under Latin,Mexican,Seafoods

Comfort Food with a Punch of Protein It’s one of those days, you come home from a long day’s work and all you want to do is to indulge in a comforting bowl of something, something that will give you that notorious food coma that lands you straight onto the couch with a happy belly […]

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May 24 2011

Guiltless Loaded Tex Mex Burger

Published by under Mexican

You dream about it- its juiciness, its heartiness, the way cheese melts on it, the way it sits beautifully on a golden bun. And just when you think you’re about to taste absolute perfection, you hook it up with an ice cold pale ale. There is no more perfect pairing. Yes, ladies and gentlemen, I […]

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