Recipes

How-to's

How to cook Fava Beans Video
How to clean and cook Nopales (cactus) Video
How to make balsamic glaze (video)
How to make butter in a Mason jar
How to make cauliflower pizza crust
How to make orange extract
How to make small batch Limoncello
How to make vanilla extract

Breakfast / Brunch

Asparagus Tomato Pancetta Tart
Avocado Grilled Cheese
Avocado Tater Tots
Brunch Casserole with Spinach Egg Ham Cheese
Buttermilk Pancakes (easy & fluffy!)
Cheesy Egg & Spinach Stuffed Portobello
Chiles Rellenos, Mom's Quick & Easy
Gruyere and Asparagus on Toast
Homemade Waffles with Balsamic Kissed Strawberries
Huevos Rancheros for Two
Shakshuka
Spaghetti Squash Casserole
Tortilla Española, for one (or two!)
Tortilla Española, for a crowd
Waffles (basic recipe)
Watermelon Mozzarella Basil Bite

Appetizers / Tapas / Antojitos / Snacks

Black-Eyed Pea Fritters with Hummus
Bruschetta with Fresh Tomatoes
Cilantro-Lime Salsa Verde with Home-Fried Tortilla Chips
Esquites (Mexican corn in a cup)
Parmesan Kale Chips
Sausage Stuffed Mushrooms
Tequila Lime & Cilantro Grilled Shrimp
Watermelon Mozzarella Basil Bites

Beef

Beef Ragù
Carne Asada (basic)
Carne Asada Tacos with Harissa Avocado Crema and Mexican Pickled Red Onions
Crockpot BBQ Beef Ribs
Debbie's Steak & Veggie Mini Pot Pies
Empanadas with Beef & Potatoes
Kahlua Braised Chuck Roast
Machaca
Meatloaf with Ground Beef & Ground Pork
Spaghetti (squash) & Meatballs
Two Color Pepper Steak & Potatoes

Chicken / Turkey

Aroz con Pollo Peruano
Chicken with 40 Cloves of Garlic
Chicken Mole
Chicken Provençal
Chicken & Ricotta Stuffed Shells with Béchamel
Chicken Sopes
Chicken Tamales
Curried Chicken (Trini-style)
Harissa Chicken Wings with Herb Yogurt Dipping Sauce
Pignoli Crusted Fried Chicken
Pollo Asada with Pico de Gallo (Grilled Chicken)
Rosemary Roasted Chicken with Red Muscato Grapes
Simply Grilled Garlic Chicken Sandwich with Honey Goat Cheese

Pork

Carnitas Tacos with Salsa Cruda
Carnitas, Traditional Old-School
Chorizo
Cubano (Cuban Pork Sandwich)
Dad's Awesome Homemade Chorizo
Meatloaf with Ground Beef & Ground Pork
Pork Tamales
Posole

Lamb & Goat

Curried Goat (Trini-style)
Harissa Lamb Burger Lettuce Wraps
Moroccan Grilled Lamb Rib Chops

Seafood

Curried Tuna Salad
Tequila Lime & Cilantro Grilled Shrimp

Pasta / Grains / Legumes

Arroz (Simple Spanish Rice)
Baked Sun-Dried Tomato Pasta
Black Bean & Queso Fresco Enchilada Verde
Black-Eyed Pea Fritters with Hummus
Beef Ragù
Chicken & Ricotta Stuffed Shells with Béchamel
Easy Two Bean Salad with Avocados
Eggplant Imbottiti (Stuffed Eggplant)
Enfrijoladas (corn tortillas in a pinto bean sauce)
Fava Bean Pesto
Frijoles de la Olla (Mexican-style Pinto Beans)
Garbanzo Bean Crepes with Grilled Portobellos and Spinach Ricotta
Mexican Rice (Sopa de Arroz)
Pecan Wild Rice
PicNic Rice Salad
Quinoa Potato Leek Patties
Quinoa Salad with Dijon Mustard Dressing
Refried Beans (Pinto)
Stuffed Eggplant with Chickpeas Bulgar Wheat and Tahini Sauce

Pizza / Tarts / Flatbreads / Toasts

Asparagus Tomato Pancetta Tart
Bruschetta with Fresh Tomatoes
Gruyere and Asparagus on Toast
Herb Chicken Flatbread with White Beans and Spinach
Margherita Pizza
Moroccan-Spiced Grilled Eggplant & Red Onion Pizza
Pear & Gorgonzola Grilled Pizza
Super Easy Homemade Pizza Sauce
Thyme and Orange Roasted Mulberries on Chèvre Smeared Toast

Vegetarian / Vegan

Black Bean & Queso Fresco Enchilada Verde
Buttermilk Pancakes (easy & fluffy!)
Cauliflower Mash
Cauliflower Pizza Crust
Cheesy Egg & Spinach Stuffed Portobello
Chiles Rellenos, Mom's Quick & Easy
Creamy Polenta with Kale & Mushrooms
Doubles - Baras & Channa (Trinidad street food)
Easy Two Bean Salad with Avocados
Eggplant Imbottiti (Stuffed Eggplant)
Eggplant Parmesan
Enselada de Nopales (Cactus Salad)
Fava Bean Pesto
Flour Tortillas (Olive Oil version)
Frijoles de la Olla (Mexican Style Pinto Beans)
Harissa Tortitas de Coliflor (Spicy Cauliflower Patties)
Margherita Pizza
Mexican-Style Grilled Corn-on-the-Cob
Pear & Gorgonzola Grilled Pizza
PicNic Rice Salad
Quinoa Potato Leek Patties
Quinoa Salad with Dijon Mustard Dressing
Rainy Day Grilled Cheese with Pesto
Refried Beans (Pinto)
Roasted Baby Vegetables
Soba Noodles with Baby Bok Choy, Shitake and Spicy Tofu (vegan)
Soyrizo & Potato Tacos
Spaghetti Squash Casserole
Spicy Vegetarian Pozole
Stuffed Eggplant with Chickpeas Bulgar Wheat and Tahini Sauce
Tortilla Española, for one (or two!)
Tortilla Española, for a crowd

Soups / Stews

Albondigas (Mexican Meatball Soup)
Cauliflower and Celery Root Chowder (vegan)
Matzo Ball Soup
Posole (Mom's recipe)
Sausage and Kale Soup with Potatoes and Carrots
Spicy Vegetarian Pozole

Salads

Baby Greens with Plums
Easy Two Bean Salad with Avocados
Lemony Farro Salad with Asparagus & Cannellini Beans
PicNic Rice Salad
Quinoa Salad with Dijon Mustard Dressing

Sandwiches

Curried Tuna Salad
Doubles - Baras & Channa (Trinidad street food)
Rainy Day Grilled Cheese with Pesto
Simply Grilled Garlic Chicken Sandwich with Honey Goat Cheese

Drinks (with and without alcohol)

Ani's Spanish Sangria
Atole (flour version)
Cold Brew Coffee
Fruity and Refreshing Sangria
Hemingway Daiquiri
Limoncello
Margarita
Mexican Mocha
Ovaltine Chocolate Peanut Butter Milkshake
Shakerato
Tangerine Vanilla Cooler

Sides

Cauliflower Mash
Esquites (Mexican corn in a cup)
Mexican-Style Grilled Corn-on-the-Cob
Pecan Wild Rice
Roasted Baby Vegetables

Bread / Muffins / Scones: Savory & Sweet 

Banana Bread with Mexican Chocolate
Banana Peanut Butter Bourbon Muffins
Herbed French Bread

Skillet Cornbread
Tortillas - Cauliflower (Paleo)
Tortillas - Cauliflower Corn Tortillas (vegan)
Tortillas - corn
Tortillas - flour (Olive Oil version)
Tortillas - flour (Butter version)

Dessert

Apple Olive Oil Upside Down Cake
Baked Double Chocolate Doughnuts
Blood Orange Curd Bars
Brown Sugar Madeleine
Cheesecake Stuffed Strawberries
Cheesecake Trifle with Rum Berry Sauce
Chocolate Orange Almond Quinoa Torte (gluten and sugar free)
Dark Chocolate Cake Mix Cookies
Earl Grey Scented Shortbread Cookies
Grilled Banana & Strawberries with Cream
Lavendar Shortbread Cookies
Lemon Curd
Lemon Curd Bars
Lemon Scented Churros with Chocolate Sauce
Mexican Snickerdoodles with Krusteaz
Mexican Spice Cookies
Mexican Sugar Cookies
Meyer Lemon Granita
Meyer Lemon Plum Upside Down Cake
Pistachio Pavlovas with Raspberries & Lemon Curd
Plum Cake
Pumpkin Spice Muffins with Carrots & Rum Raisins
Red Velvet Cupcakes in a Jar
Single Serve Chocolate Rum Pudding with Rum Chantilly Cream
Skinny Brownies
Strawberries with Balsamic
Strawberry & Kumquat Ice Pops (Paletas de Fresa y Naranja de China)
Strawberry Shortcake Semifreddo
(Un) Traditional Red Velvet Cake
Triple Chocolate Sandwich Cake Box Cookies
Watermelon Mozzarella Basil Bites

Dips | Condiments | Glazes | Extracts | Sauces

Authentic Mexican Guacamole
Balsamic Glaze
Basil & Spinach Pesto
Butter (homemade in a jar)
Fava Bean Pesto
Guacamole
Ketchup
Lemon Curd
Orange Extract (DIY)
Pickled Red Onions
Pico de Gallo
Romesco Dip
Salsa Cruda
Salsa Verde
Spinach Dip
Taco Seasoning
Vanilla Extract (DIY)

Canine Cuisine

Beef with Zucchini & Potatoes
Bow Wow Biscuits
Gluten-Free Pumpkin & Peanut Butter Dog Biscuits
Turkey with Carrots & Brown Rice






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