What are the best Mexican food recipes?

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    One of the most iconic and typical plates of the Mexican and Tex-Mex cuisine. Quesadillas are a flour or corn tortilla filled with cheese and grilled. You can also add some chicken for creating a tasteful mix. 

    Teresa Johnson
    Written on September 12, 2017
    "Quesadillas are the best Mexican food to make at home. They are easy to prepare, even for someone with no experience in the kitchen. I like them a lot because they are customizable. I live with a toddler and a husband that are both picky eaters, so this is important for most of our meals. I am able to make them each quesadillas with different ingredients depending on what they like or want at the time. "
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    #2Smoked Cheddar Cheese Tamales

    Smoked Cheddar Cheese Tamales

    Nothing better for this recipe than making your own homemade corn tamale for fill it with the other ingredients. You just have to mix smoked cheddar cheese and white cheddar cheese and put it inside the tamale. 

    Irma Camacho
    Written on September 26, 2017
    "It is a good recipe. Although tamales are a Mexican food, I do believe that they are made a certain way and the cheese in this one doesn't really make it a true Mexican dish. It is still a good way to combine dishes "
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    #3(Garlicky Holy) Guacamole

    (Garlicky Holy) Guacamole

    Guacamole is one of the greatest hits of Mexican cooking. It is known (and eaten) all over the world, due to its simplicity and incredible taste. But you can prove this recipe for introducing a strong flavor to your guacamole, adding a whole garlic to the mix. 


    Carolyn Turner
    Written on September 12, 2017
    "Whether you love Mexican or not guacamole is a great go to food. You can fix it quick for those unexpected guest. It is always made fresh. Pair it with chips and you can't go wrong. You can personalize it, spicy, sweet, add garlic, just whatever you are in the mood for. it is a really versatile food."
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    #4Black bean soup with Mojo

    Black bean soup with Mojo

    You will invest a lot of time on this recipe, but the Black bean soup with Mojo worth it. Cook black beans, , pork ribs, garlic head halves, onion, salt, bay leaves, and crushed red pepper in a slow cooker for 8 hours. You will see...

    Chao Hu
    Written on September 12, 2017
    "Black Bean Soup With Mojo Recipe, this is a great Mexican dish. Put black beans, pork ribs, water, rum, garlic head halves, onion, salt, bay leaves, oregano, cumin, and crushed red pepper in a slow cooker cook on low and cover it until the beans are nice and tender and the meat should be falling off the bones at this point. Takes roughly 8 hours."
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    #5Chiles Rellenos

    Chiles Rellenos

    Pure dynamite. Get ready for an explosion in your whole body (yeah, the whole body) when you give the first bite to one of these Chiles Rellenos. Cheese and tomatoes are the perfect options for adding them an extra dose of power. 

    Ashley Grant
    Written on September 12, 2017
    "Tried these for the first time and was blown away. It's a taste explosion in your mouth. The combination of cheese and tomatoes as well as the hot and spicy chiles will leave a lingering taste that delights for hours. A really good Mexican food experience."
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    #6Tacos Carne Asada

    Tacos Carne Asada

    Tacos Carne Asada is a combination of incredibly common ingredients (skirt steak, tortillas, onion, cheese) for creating one of the most tasteful plates you can eat. The Tacos Carne Asada are one of the most authentic Mexican plates in the world.


    Eva Vásquez
    Written on October 27, 2017
    "Tacos Carne Asada is one of my all time favorite Mexican food recipes. I could eat them almost every day. But, then again, I love all Mexican food, so I probably have a lot of favorites."
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    #7Fastest-Ever Enchiladas

    Fastest-Ever Enchiladas

    The name of this recipe couldn't be more accurate. You can use rotisserie chicken to cut down on prep time for these cheesy enchiladas. One of the fastest Mexican recipes you can make. 

    Antonio Balderas
    Written on November 5, 2017
    "I absolutely love Mexican food and my wife is always trying to find new and creative dishes to make for us. She recently did a search for the best Mexican food recipes and came across the "Fastest-Ever Enchiladas". She made the extremely easy and extremely quick recipe and we were both impressed. The enchiladas tasted fantastic and the meal was so simple to make. She especially liked the option to use rotisserie chicken to really cut down on the prep time. We would recommend these enchiladas to any Mexican food lover. "
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    #8Refried Beans

    Refried Beans

    Each cuisine has a different way of cooking this plate. But if you want to taste the original, then you have to cook these refried beans with the Mexican style. 

    Kelly Ellis
    Written on September 12, 2017
    "Refried beans are a staple food in Mexican cuisine, and for good reason - they're easy and delicious. Although the name is misleading, they are not actually fried at all - just boiled and mashed. But don't let that deter you, they are a delicious and nutritious dish that anyone can cook."
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    #9Mexican Rice Recipe

    Mexican Rice Recipe

    Mexican Rice Recipe is an article which features a rice recipe highlighting ingredients such as chicken or vegetable broth and green chilies. This recipe was published on the RecipeBlogs.net



    computer days
    Written on September 23, 2018
    "Mexican Rice Recipe easy to cook"


Best What are the best Mexican food recipes
1QuesadillasFood 16 Paid
2Smoked Cheddar Cheese TamalesFood 12 Paid
3(Garlicky Holy) GuacamoleFood 11 Paid
4Black bean soup with MojoFood 9 Paid
5Chiles RellenosFood 9 Paid
6Tacos Carne AsadaFood 6 Paid
7Fastest-Ever EnchiladasFood 5 Paid
8Refried BeansFood 3 Paid
9Mexican Rice RecipeArticles 1 Free

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