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15 April, 2022

BBQ Chicken & Roasted Garlic Black Bean Tostadas

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A tostada (Spanish meaning Toasted) is the name given to various Mexican dishes and other parts of Latin America. The tostada, when broken into bite size pieces, can be consumed with a dip, like guacamole or salsa. Corn tortillas are typically used for tostadas though you can also use flour tortillas. Learn From A Native
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28 October, 2021

Chorizo Potato Tacos

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The contribution of the taco to the culinary world starts with Mexico and the Aztec corn fields. Though the Aztecs did not enjoy tacos as we know them today, they did though, invent the corn tortilla. The Tacos Origin The taco as we know it today likely came from the Mexican men who mined silver
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30 July, 2014

Beef Steak Fajitas

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The featured recipe is not authentic Mexican food, but a Tex-Mex style food with Mexican ingredient influence or Mexican inspired. Fajitas got its start in a tortilleria in Houston Texas (USA). As legend has it, Maria Ninfa Rodriguez, better known as “Mama Ninfa Laurenzo” starting serving fajitas in her Houston restaurant called the Rio Grande
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14 April, 2014

Mexican Huevos Divorciados

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Mexican cuisine is a mix of indigenous Mesoamerican cooking with European, especially Spanish, elements added after the Spanish conquest of the Aztec Empire in the 16th century. The basic food ingredients remain the same, or what is native to the culture, such as corn, beans and chili peppers, but the Europeans introduced a large number
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