Easy Enfrijoladas

Easy Enfrijoladas I can always count on my beloved beans to wrap me in comfort on a hectic day. Frijoles de Olla are a staple in my weekly menu. With eggs for breakfast, smashed into a quesadilla or simply with a few avocado slices and a slice of queso beans are so versatile. Last week… 

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Game Day Appetizers with Kendall-Jackson Wine

Game day is the perfect opportunity to invite over a few friends over to cheer on your favorite football team as you enjoy a few appetizers. Quick, delicious appetizers are an easy way to feed a crowd while ensuring everyone stays satisfied for the entire four quarters. No game plan? Don’t worry I’ve got you… 

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Cochinita Pibil

Cochinita Pibil I’m in the midst of panning our annual tamalada.  A tamalada is where an entire family comes together to tackle the task of making tamales, an enormous amount of tamales.  As anyone who has ever made tamales knows it can a painstaking all day event that will leave you mentally and physically drained… 

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Día de Los Muertos Empanadas

Sweet Life Disclosure: This is a sponsored post with Latina Bloggers Connect and Cacique. Thank you for supporting the companies Sweet Life collaborates with and allows me to create fun and unique recipes that feature their products. Día de Muertos Los Empanadas I find spending time in the kitchen with my children is when I… 

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Pumpkin Chorizo Queso Fundido

Pumpkin Chorizo Queso Fundido My most requested appetizer is queso fundido, everyone loves it!  I absolutely adore queso in any form, so you can be sure it I find any way to add it to my party menu. With so many versions, variations queso fundido can easily be adapted for any season. In the summer… 

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Tequila Lime Wings

Tequila Lime Wings One of my favorite game-day recipes is also the simplest. These sticky flavorful, baked chicken wings with a smoky punch from tequila are not screaming hot making them ultimate crowd pleasing football game appetizer. These wings don’t compromise flavor or texture, but baked to cut back on fat. No frying, no mess… 

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Watermelon Salsa

Watermelon Salsa Have you heard this Texas joke? “Texas has four seasons: Almost Summer, Summer, Still Summer, and Christmas.”  Well that joke is 100% true. , fall is in full swing in every other state, but  get this… yesterday our temperature was highs in the 90’s. I’m half-heartedly complaining – As a proud Tejana I… 

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Strawberry Whiskey Sour

 Strawberry Whiskey Sour A satisfying combination of whiskey, fresh citrus juice, and simple syrup, whiskey sours is one of the most popular cocktails from the sours family. Sour, sweet, tart with a punch of whiskey. I am currently obsessed with this cocktail.  Fresh citrus juice is key for an amazing whiskey sour, please no bottled –… 

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