Ingredient: fresh cilantro

delicioso fresh veggie tacos
Cuban Cuisine, Entrees, Father's Day, Game Day, Lunch & Dinner, Mexican Cuisine, Sides, Southern US Cuisine, Vegetables

Delicioso Fresh Veggie Tacos

These delicioso fresh veggie tacos are by far my favorite vegetable taco! Using a 6- to 7-inch flour tortilla, you can make eight tacos with this recipe. If you want to use larger tortillas, the recipe will make four to six large tacos. I like to toast my tortillas until soft and lightly brown, but […]

Appetizers, Dips and Salsas, Game Day, New Year's Eve, Oil Free Recipes, Southern US Cuisine

Black Eyed Pea Dip with Lime Avocado Topping

I love the flavors in this black-eyed pea dip (which really resembles more of a salsa). I especially like the tanginess of the green olives and lime juice. The dish is so refreshing and satisfying! I like to serve mine with avocados tossed in lime juice, then topped with cracked pepper. You can either mix […]

Appetizers, Dips and Salsas, Game Day, Mexican Cuisine, New Year's Eve, Oil Free Recipes

Fresh Homemade Tomato Salsa

Nothing is better with chips or a Mexican meal than fresh homemade tomato salsa! And salsa recipes are perfect for adjusting the ingredients to meet your own taste. Make this salsa ahead of time for taking to potlucks, picnics, cookouts or any get-togethers. Keep it on hand for celebrations, too. With New Year’s Eve, Mardi […]

my favorite guacamole
Appetizers, Dips and Salsas, Game Day, Gluten Free Option, Mexican Cuisine, Oil Free Recipes, Summer Holidays, Vegetables

My Favorite Guacamole

This is, obviously, my favorite guacamole recipe! I’m not sure where the recipe originated, but it makes a delicious guac, perfect for parties or snacking. This recipe can be used as a french fry dip, sandwich filling and chip dip. Any of the ingredients can be omitted or adjusted to suit your taste. It makes […]

Appetizers, Dips and Salsas, Fewer Than 6 Ingredients, Game Day, Gluten Free, Mexican Cuisine, Oil Free Recipes, Summer Holidays, Vegetables

Super Quick & Easy Pico de Gallo

Long summer holiday weekends call for snacks and meals you can quickly put together. This quick and easy pico de gallo fits the bill! A great go to pico de gallo needs to be in everyone’s recipe file. This recipe, along with My Favorite Guacamole recipe, is a must have for cookouts and summer cocktail […]

Quick Cuban Cilantro Black Beans
Cuban Cuisine, Gluten Free Option, Sides, Stove Top Dishes

Quick Cuban Cilantro Black Beans

The tomatoes, cumin, and cilantro all add so much flavor to these vegan Quick Cuban Cilantro Black Beans, a simple black bean recipe. I used V8 Juice in this recipe, rather than tomato juice. I’m not sure if it made much of a difference flavor-wise, but it worked! These beans can be eaten alone or […]