Shrimp Tostada

These are such a fun and easy week day meal that takes less than 30 minutes from start to finish! Shrimp are also a wonderful source of protein and they cook so incredibly fast, so I always keep some on hand for when I am feeling lazy. These tostadas can be as creative or simpleContinue reading “Shrimp Tostada”

Fajitas

Fajitas are such a great meal to share and come together fairly easy. Don’t let the list of ingredients or steps intimidate you, I promise it is way less complicated than it appears. Also, in my recipe I am doing both steak and chicken but you could just opt for one! You can also cookContinue reading “Fajitas”

Crispy Tacos with Chipotle Sauce

Tacos in all forms are delicious – I tend to lean towards soft tacos, but these crispy tacos are hard to pass up! These are baked in the oven, so they are much healthier than a fried version and they could even be made in the air fryer. I opted for the oven though sinceContinue reading “Crispy Tacos with Chipotle Sauce”

Flank Steak Street Tacos

I say this everytime, but I think THESE are my best tacos yet! I keep it very simple with only a few ingredients, but these are just so delicious you won’t want to share. But speaking of sharing, these are a great appetizer for a party or if you’re hosting a taco tuesday or mexicanContinue reading “Flank Steak Street Tacos”

Illegal Pete’s

Illegal Pete’s is basically a Chipotle but on steroids and much higher quality meats. They also offer way more toppings than your typical Chipotle or Qdoba. And their queso is actually worth eating….looking at you Chipotle. Let me pause by saying, there is nothing wrong with Chipotle, in fact I am a frequent flyer…but let’sContinue reading “Illegal Pete’s”

Iguana Mexican Grill

Iguana Mexican Grill has been around for a very very long time. They used to have a location on Western, but moved to the 16th street location way back when I was in Middle school (maybe highschool). I remember going her almost every tuesday in Highschool for taco tuesday and would always stop in whenContinue reading “Iguana Mexican Grill”

Cochino Taco

If Denver does one thing right it is tacos! They have a plethora of taco spots and that is a great thing for me because we all know that tacos are like my number one favorite food. This place has two locations – one in Englewood and one in Denver – we explored the DenverContinue reading “Cochino Taco”

Elote

Corn is a summer staple! There are so many ways to cook it and it adds a sweetness and crunch to any dish! Elote is a traditional Mexican dish using corn as the star. Most elote will come as a whole ear of corn that they slather with mayo+sour cream mix and sprinkle with cheeseContinue reading “Elote”