3 posts tagged mexican

Spicy Carrot Carnitas

It may be in the middle of April Showers but it is never to early to celebrate CINCO DE MAYO!!!! Mexican or Spanish food is always a winner for dinner in my house. These SPICY CARROT CARNITAS have now added another plant based Mexican dish that I can enjoy on a regular basis. Full of Beta-Carotene Rich Carrots and slow cooked to perfection in an aromatic bath of chipotle peppers and taco seasoning. The citrus rich orange juice adds a sweet but savory flavor to the carrots which is only ... Continue Reading

Plantain Stuffed Taquitos

Bananas are basically life for any vegan. They are versatile and packed full of nutrition. But... Plantains....are bananas super hot and exotic cousin that is admired but no one really speaks to. What I mean is that they are really similar in shape and color but cooking with them is still new for most Americans. My first encounter with plantains was at a Cuban restaurant where caramelized some yellow plantains with a side of black beans. SOOOOO FRICKEN GOOOD!!! I could have just eaten ... Continue Reading

TVP Tacos

I apologize for the upcoming exclamation point use..but it is necessary. Celebrate Life!!! Don't just celebrate and have fun on holidays...celebrate EVERYDAY!!! Make Everyday Delicious!! Make Everyday Spicy! You woke up today...that calls for a celebration. When you realize how many people and animals did not wake up today, it puts things into perspective. Take advantage of the opportunity you were given. Don't waste life. 10billion animals last year did not have the choice to ... Continue Reading