• Appetizers & Snacks
  • Roasted Veggie Empanadas

    Classic Mexican style Roasted Veggie Empanadas! Deep Fried Goodness in a bundle of pizza dough!

    Roasted Veggie Empanadas Recipe | Easy Mexican Snacks | Written by Kavitha Ramaswamy from Foodomania.com

    Have you ever deep fried Pizza dough?

    HAVE YOU?

    If you haven’t – please just DO!

    A little while ago, I compiled recipes for Cinco de Mayo. It was mostly Mexican and Spanish recipes. Empanadas happens to be a Mexican delicacy – wherein pizza dough is stuffed with various filled and folded like a calzone and deep fried! One could easily mistake an empanada for a calzone because they are shaped similarly. The minute differences may arise in the flavors of the filling. But here’s how I made mine – (more…)

  • Appetizers & Snacks
  • Nacho Bread Rolls

    These Nacho Bread Rolls (Or Nachos Pizza Bites) are little pieces of Bread Rolls stuffed with the Nachos Filling… A really quick and tasty Mexican vegan snack!

    Nacho Bread Rolls Recipe | Nachos Pizza Bites | Tasty & Quick Mexican Vegan Appetizers by Foodomania.com | Written by Kavitha RamaswamyYou’re looking at Mexicawsomeness.

    See what I did there? Mexican Awesomeness is equal to Mexicawsomeness. Fair Enough? Or is that really lame? Well, I think we’re way past the I’m-such-a-sophisticated-food-blogger phase. I think you will forgive me for inventing such silly names to describe recipes like these nacho bread rolls!

    Because truly, these nacho rolls are one of the greatest appetizers ever. I say that all the time, I know. But if you’re a fan of Mexican food or you each a lot of nachos, do me a favor – try these nacho bread rolls next time you have some leftover bean / beef filling. (more…)

  • Beverages & Drinks
  • Strawberry Agua Fresca

    Fresh Strawberry Agua Fresca or Strawberry Water to rejuvenate you!

    Strawberry Agua Fresca Recipe | Fresh Mexican Strawberry Water Agua Fresca is just a fancy name for fresh water. And the combination of Strawberry and Lemon juice is … ***long whistles*** amazing!

    You don’t need a recipe to tell you to puree some strawberries and squeeze some lemon into a jar and sweeten it up to your liking. But in case you didn’t know or haven’t ever tried this combination, you must drop everything you’re doing to go grab this refreshing drink!

    Fresh fruit waters, or Aguas de Frutas, made with pureed fruit are a common drink all over Mexico. This recipe is extremely flavorful and refreshing, especially when fresh strawberries are in season. 🙂   (more…)

  • Christmas
  • Tres Leches Fudge Bites

    This innovative tres leches fudge can be prepared within minutes and frozen upto a month! A delicious, last minute treat (or make-ahead-treat) that you prepare for your guests!

    Tres Leches Fudge Bites Recipe | Quick 3 Milk Fudge

    I’m hoping you all have heard of a Tres Leches Cake. For those of you who don’t know – it is a Mexican cake soaked in 3 kinds of milk. It is rich, dense and delicious.

    Consider this: You have a (Christmas) Party / Get-together. You decide you are going to take the trouble of making this cake for your guests. However, you then realize it is already Christmas day (or the party day) and you have so much of cooking / preparing to do that there is no time for making a tres leches cake!. What would you do? Would you run out the store to get some ice cream? Naa.. that doesn’t seem like you made the effort…

    You should instead quickly whip up a Tres Leches Fudge. So easy, fudgy and delicious! Like the name suggests, it is made up of 3 kinds of dairy products – condensed milk, cream cheese & milk powder!

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