RAINY DAY? TRY SOPA DE HONGOS…MUSHROOM SOUP…AND WARM YOUR SOUL!

Hi my dear friends! Last week there was a storm here in Tulum, and the weather was rainy, cloudy, perfect for a comforting soup. Here´s the recipe for the sopa de hongos, mushroom soup, that I cooked and was a success. In Mexico we have a wide variety of mushrooms, specially in the rainy seasons,…

CHILES JALAPEÑOS RELLENOS

Hola amig@s!  Last Saturday I went to the supermarket and they had really big chiles jalapeños, perfect to stuff! so I decided to buy them and make a delicious lunch. Here´s the recipe for sixteen jalapeños. The best is to buy big chiles jalapeños. Put them on the stove and roast them, so they turn…

FAMILY SUNDAY…WITH CHURROS Y CHOCOLATE!

To prepare the churros , in a big bowl add one cup of bowling water, then add 1 cup of sieved flour, 1 little spoon of salt and 1 little spoon of baking powder. Stir very well with a wood spoon. Once this mixture  is tepid, put it in a pastry bag with a medium…

THE SECRET FOR A PERFECT MEXICAN RICE

Hola amig@s! My daughter Lupita is a wonderful cook, she has the “touch” , but the rice was always a challenge for her. So, I shared with her the secret for a fluffy, perfect rice! The whole point is in the previous fry. Cut very fine 2 garlic cloves and 1/2 small onion and reserve….

QUESO EN SALSA…GRANDMA´S 10 TOP FAVORITES!

Hola amig@s! Today Tulum, where I live is rainy and cloudy. This weather brought me memories of Meyin, my grandma and one of the dishes she used to make for us when the day was like this. It is called Queso en salsa. First, cut in long strips or  bite-size cubes 1 kg. of queso…

For a cozy day…Caldo de Res recipe!

Hi amig@s Today in Tulum the weather is cloudy and rainy, really cozy!! And in days like this, I remember how pampered I felt when my Grandma Meyín cooked a Caldo de Res for me. The whole house smelled like heaven!!  I used to do my homework (I went to elementary school in the afternoons)…