The History of Salsa and Hot Sauce

history of salsa - Acapulcos One of the best things about any party is the inevitable bowl of chips and the little containers of goodness surrounding it. In these containers is our favorite salsa dips. This little bowls might mild, spicy hot, green, black bean, avocado, fruit, or any of the many other variations of the delicious dip. If you go to a Mexican restaurant you will probably get more than your fair share of chips and salsa, and you’ll be glad you did.

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Check Out These Two Churros Recipes

Churros Recipes - Acapulcos - MAIt’s not really clear where exactly churros came from. The most common theory is that the Portuguese brought them to Europe from their trading trips to the orient. However, it’s also believed the Ming dynasty passed a law that sharing the secrets of the churros ways with foreigners was an offense punishable by death. Somehow the Portuguese were able to replicate the generally idea but never learned the Chinese technique for “pulling the dough.” Instead, they mold their churros in a star shape which is often seen today.

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Authentic Mexican Tacos de Asada Recipe (Steak Tacos)

Tacos asadas, or steak tacos, are a tasty way to change up from the usual ground beef filling. Switching it up with steak adds a great source of protein as well as an opportunity for different flavors and seasonings. These Mexican steak tacos will add some juiciness and texture to your tacos and go well with some tortilla chips and salsa for a dinner party. Taco de Asado recipe - Acapuclos - MA

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Authentic Spicy Mexican Chili Recipe

Everyone loves a good chili. It is one of those dishes that almost everyone grew up with. It is simple enough to make at home and filling enough to satisfy. This Mexican style chili features chipotle peppers and beef. Chipotle peppers are known for their distinctive smoky flavor which you’ll enjoy in this version.

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How to Make Spicy Tortilla Soup

Tortillas are best known as those handy (and tasty) contraptions in which we put the delicious ingredients to the most beloved Mexican foods. These edible containers are possibly the single most important aspect of Mexican cuisine. The taco, burrito, and chimichanga would be reduced to a messy pile of ground beef salad without them. Tortillas aren’t quite stable enough to put soup in so someone had the great idea to put the tortillas in soup. Hence, the blessing we know as tortilla soup. [Read more…]

How to Eat Guacamole Every Day of the Week without Getting Bored

If mashing up a batch of guacamole is one of your favorite pastimes, this list was created for you… yes, you. [Read more…]

4 Mexican Dips Worthy of Your Chips

Find four new favorite recipes for standout Mexican dips in this tasty breakdown.

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How to Make Deep Fried Ice Cream That’ll Warm Your Soul

Consider this: Vanilla ice cream bathed in a crispy coating topped with decadent sauce and whipped cream. Learn how to make your own deep fried ice cream at home!

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3 Finger-Licking Good Mexican Finger Foods

So you’re on the hunt for the perfect bite-sized Mexican snack. Well, it just so happens that we’ve found three amazingly satisfying Mexican finger foods that’ll have your taste buds begging for more. [Read more…]

Authentic Mexican Recipes for the Perfect Mexican Meal

If you have always dreamed of making a Mexican meal, then you’ve come to the right place. Here are some authentic Mexican recipes to fulfill that desire. The best part about these recipes is that you do not have to be a gourmet chef; they are actually quite easy to make. Below are recipes for every course of your Mexican meal. You will love how simple they are, and your family and friends will love how delicious they taste.

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