Recipe: Tacos al Pastor

One of my all-time favorite foods when I visit a Mexican restaurant is the tacos al pastor. I wanted to learn what ingredients are needed to make this delicious marinade, so I'm excited to share the recipe I learned! At this time, I made it with pork, but am excited to try a vegetarian version in the future using jackfruit 🙂

Recipe: Dry-cooked Noodle Soup

Despite the consistent 90+ degree weather in Agua Caliente, I was never able to give up my love for soup! My host sister prepared this really simple noodle soup and it only took 3 ingredients: onion, tomato, and pasta noodles!     Here's what you'll need: 1 onion 2-3 tomatoes, depending how tomatoey you want … Continue reading Recipe: Dry-cooked Noodle Soup

Recipe: Aguachile

Looking for a refreshing merienda (snack) for a hot, summer day? Look no further, as aguachile is all you'll ever need (aside from the obvious choices of fresh fruit!) A traditional Mexican dish, aguachile is made up of shrimp marinated in lime juice, cucumbers, onions, and something spicy! Ingredients // Ingredientes: fresh shrimp // camarones … Continue reading Recipe: Aguachile

Recipe: Sope (Savory Mexican “Pancakes”)

I promised to introduce more Mexican recipes, so here's another one! Here is a recipe to make sope, which I can best define it as a small savory Mexican pancake made with masa (dough). You can put toppings on each sope, and from my understanding, these are always savory! I visited one of my participants … Continue reading Recipe: Sope (Savory Mexican “Pancakes”)

Recipe: Vegetarian Ceviche

I can't get enough of ceviche or seafood. But sometimes seafood just isn't available, so you gotta make do with what you have... so I learned how to make vegetarian ceviche!

Recipe: Tacos Dorados

There's nothing better than eating authentic Mexican food made in Mexico! Check out the recipe to make tacos dorados 🙂

Cosme: Upscale Mexican Restaurant

I have been slacking on my posts because I've been busy with work (sorry, everyone!!). I haven't had time to experiment with cooking, but I have a good recipe coming up that is perfect for spring/Easter... stay tuned 🙂 Food Porn started its first season on the FYI TV channel with Michael Chernow as its host. … Continue reading Cosme: Upscale Mexican Restaurant