White oval dish with four chicken drumsticks, chopped green tomatillos, cilantro, onion, sliced chiles

Braised Chicken with Tomatillos

Slightly tart and eminently easy, this tomatillo sauce makes ample so you can stash some in the fridge for later. Cook once, eat twice.

  • (3)
  • 25 M
  • 1 H, 15 M
  • 23
Carnitas Tacos

Carnitas Tacos

A little pile of tasty meat cushioned by a warm tortilla and electrified by a little salsa. Life is good.

  • (2)
  • 15 M
  • 40 M
  • 4
A pottery bowl filled with tortilla soup, garnished with radish, cotija cheese, tortilla strips, and avocado.

Tortilla Soup

Easy. Effing awesome. That’s what we think of this Mexican classic, whether for everyday or entertaining.

  • (1)
  • 45 M
  • 2 H, 30 M
  • 2
A person mashing avocado into a bowl of easy guacamole on a table with salt, avocado, cilantro, lime, and chiles.

Easy Guacamole

Authentic as heck with its minimalistic approach that keeps ingredients to the essentials.

  • (1)
  • 15 M
  • 15 M
  • 8
A red bowl filled with fire-roasted salsa in the middle of a Mexican feast.

Homemade Fire Roasted Salsa

Sweet, smoky, and spicy all at once thanks to charred tomatoes and onions and chipotle in adobo. The quintessential salsa for dunking, dipping, and dabbling.

  • (2)
  • 30 M
  • 30 M
  • 4
Wood bowl with tequila-lime chicken tacos, charred limes, radishes, sour cream

Tequila-Lime Chicken Tacos

This grilled chicken for tacos gets a little tipsy after being doused with tequila, then takes a cold shower in the form of cilantro-chile mayonnaise and a squeeze of lime.

  • Quick Glance
  • 25 M
  • 40 M
  • 0
A bowl of seven layer dip with a spoon resting inside and a plate of tortilla chips and dip beside the bowl.

Seven Layer Dip

Seriously the best seven layer dip we’ve ever had. Swear. And it comes together in minutes without any heat. Summer supper, anyone?

  • (2)
  • 45 M
  • 1 H
  • 13
Ultimate Margarita

Ultimate Margarita

A simple, clean break from tradition, this margarita eschews cloying Cointreau in lieu of a splash of sweet agave.

  • (1)
  • 10 M
  • 10 M
  • 18
Flour Tortillas With Bacon Fat

Flour Tortillas With Bacon Fat

Soft. Supple. And ever so slightly smoky. We think you can understand why we’re swooning to these bacon drippings tortillas.

  • (3)
  • 15 M
  • 1 H, 30 M
  • 14
Slow Cooker Posole

Slow Cooker Posole

Slow cooker posole is an easy and authentic Mexican posole minus all the tending and stirring on the stovetop.

  • (4)
  • 20 M
  • 4 H, 40 M
  • 19