Browsing Tag

Mexican

  • Strawberry Lime Agua Fresca

    I’ve made Strawberry Lime Agua Frescas, They’re very good, red all the way through and sun-sweet. This agua fresca is not too sweet and extremely refreshing – the perfect thirst quencher. Of course, if…

  • Mango-Pomegranate Guacamole

    I have exciting news! A while back, I was asked to contribute a recipe to Joanna at a Cup of Jo’s ongoing feature – “The Best ___ You’ll Ever Have.” Joanna is a rockstar…

  • Mayan Chocolate Mousse

    Typically I just eat Taza chocolate straight – my favorite flavors are the salt & pepper and the cinnamon, inspired in equal parts by Food & Wine’s Mayan Chocolate Pudding, . I went all…

  • Duck Tacos in Habanero Cream Sauce

    The taco chapter is my favorite, with recipes for Potato and Chorizo Tacos, Pork and Pineapple Tacos, the amazing Chipotle Duck Tacos shown here, and even some more exotic choices, like Cactus Tacos and…

  • Tequila and Lime Skirt Steak Tacos

    The steak tacos were definitely the gastronomic highlight of the evening. It’s a very simple recipe. You just briefly marinate skirt steak in tequila, olive oil, lime juice, and onion, then grill…

  • Salsas!

    So while the rest of the country had hamburgers, potato salad, and red white and blue angel food cake, we had a fiesta. The menu consisted of hibiscus margaritas; jicama, melon, and pineapple…

  • Mango-Grapefruit Palomas

    this is more of a flavor as you go sort of recipe, so the quantities used here are approximately what I used to get a drink with the flavor, consistency, and strength that I…

  • Saucy Black Bean Enchiladas

    Now that that’s out there, let’s move on to the grub. In my mind, this is the perfect black bean recipe – saucy, spicy, and a little bit sweet. I know a…

  • Beef Tamales

    Mmm, tamales. Although they were indeed served hot, I would like to clarify that they were not hot tamales. Why are they called that anyway? I really don’t see any resemblance…

  • Grilled salmon tacos with peach & cucumber salsa

    My love affair with the taco continues here on Lieslicious... These puppies are perfect for summer grilling...all the fillings are in prime season, salmon included. Yes, fish does have a "season" and it's full-on…