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Homemade Chili Beans
Homemade Chili Beans made from scratch with cooked pinto beans and five varieties of chiles. This weekend the US will be celebrating Independence Day. Now that I live in Mexico the 4th of July always makes me a little homesick for fireworks, American flags ...
This weekend the US will be celebrating Independence Day. Now that I live in Mexico the 4th of July always makes me a little homesick for fireworks, American flags flying high, and all the yummy food being served at the cookouts. When I was younger the 4th of July always meant that Gramm was ...
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Secret Recipe Club: Pisto Manchego
A vibrant mix of bacon, onion, tomato, zucchini, and colorful bell peppers, Pisto Manchego  is often referred to as Spanish ratatouille. It's because of recipes like this Pisto Manchego that I love being part of the  Secret Recipe Club ,  because every mont...
A savory mix of bacon, onion, tomato, zucchini, and colorful bell peppers, Pisto Manchego is often referred to as Spanish ratatouille.
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Almíbar de Mango (Mango Syrup for Shaved Ice)
Homemade snow cone (shaved ice) syrup made with fresh mango and a hint of cinnamon. The temps are heating up here in Mexico, so it's time to keep cool with one of our favorite summer treats... Nieves Raspadas (aka raspados/raspas /snow cones)! Making your o...
Beat the summer heat with a refreshing raspado de mango made with fresh mango and a hint of cinnamon.
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Agua de Lima (Sweet Lime Agua Fresca)
Agua de Lima is a light and refreshing agua fresca made with sweet limes (citrus limetta). Since moving to Mexico 15 years ago I have discovered (and fallen in love with) many new-to-me fruits native to Mexico like ciruelas amarillas (yellow plums), pitayas...
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Agua de Lima is a light and refreshing agua fresca made with sweet limes (citrus limetta).
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Spicy Pork Masa Harina-Crusted Milanesas
Breaded pork chops infused with Mexican flavor from a crisp and spicy masa harina crumb coating. My family loves milanesas served any way, shape or form. Whether they be made from beef, chicken, pork or fish. In my cocina each type of milanesa has it's own ...
Breaded pork chops infused with Mexican flavor from a crisp and spicy masa harina crumb coating.
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Cucumber Lime Margaritas {She Made/Ella Hace}
Squeee!!! I can't contain my excitment about today's post. After what seems like forever, I am back in the cocina with my foodie BFF girlichef for another installment of She Made/ Ella Hace . Woo-hoo! Our theme this month is "green" in honor of St. Patrick'...
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Crockpot Beef Shank Barbacoa (de Res) {She Made/Ella Hace}
Aside from my blender, which I use pretty much every single day, my favorite small kitchen appliance has to be my crockpot. Especially during the hot and humid summer months. That's one of the reasons why I suggested to my good friend girlichef (Heather) th...
Tender pieces of beef served in an earthy pasilla and guajillo chile broth seasoned with ground cumin and crushed oregano.
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Fresh Strawberry Margarita {She Made/Ella Hace}
My good friend girlichef and I are in the cocina once again for She Made/ Ella Hace . This month it's all about strawberries. Heather (girlichef) is serving up not one, but TWO sweet strawberry recipes: Strawberry Atole + Strawberry Atole Paletas . (Be sure...
Margaritas made with fresh strawberries and lime juice are sweet, refreshing, and taste like summer in a glass.
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Shredded Chicken Tacos de Mole
Tender pieces of chicken in a rich, chocolate mole sauce wrapped in warm corn tortillas. These shredded chicken tacos are a cinch to make especially with the help of an old family friend, Doña Maria . Doña Maria is a brand of mole paste and it's the only ki...
Tender pieces of chicken in a rich, chocolate mole sauce wrapped in warm corn tortillas.
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Secret Recipe Club: Banana Butterscotch Bars
It's the first Monday of the month, which means it's time for another installment of The Secret Recipe Club . This month my assignment is the family friendly blog Hun... What's for Dinner?  written by Cindy, a Canadian blogger who is also stay-at-home mom o...
Moist and chewy butterscotch blondies flavored with ripe banana.
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Secret Recipe Club: Honey Bun Cake
Another month is upon us, which means it's time for another installment of  The Secret Recipe Club . For those of you unfamiliar with the SRC , i t's a fun virtual recipe swap with another blogger who has no idea who will be cooking something from their blo...
Another month is upon us, which means it's time for another installment of The Secret Recipe Club. For those of you unfamiliar with the SRC, it's a fun virtual recipe swap with another blogger who has no idea who will be cooking something from their blog. My assignment this month was Baking ...
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Mango Margarita
Sunshine hued Mango Margarita made with fresh mango and tequila reposado. It's time once again for one of my favorite foodie holidays...National Margarita Day! And it's also time for my good friend girlichef's annual Margarita Party with some of our food bl...
Sunshine hued Mango Margarita made with fresh mango and tequila reposado.
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Celebrating food, family, and life in Mexico.
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Hola! Welcome to La Cocina de Leslie, a food blog writen by Leslie Limón featuring authentic homemade Mexican (and Mexican inspired) recipes that the whole family will love.