Tag Archives: Mexican food

Baked Low-Fat Mexican Tortilla Wedges

Baked Low-Fat Mexican Tortilla Wedges

You could eat just over a quarter cup of almonds. Or a piece of string cheese and an apple. Or a half cup of vanilla ice cream. But for the same amount of calories – about 225 – wouldn’t you rather fill up on a hot, restaurant-style Mexican meal? Loa ...
Vegan Sweet Potato & Fennel Burrito

Vegan Sweet Potato & Fennel Burrito

Beans and rice are nice, but for a fiesta-worthy vegan burrito, stuff your tortilla with fillings that have more flair. Chunks of sweet potato, caramelized onions, tender mushrooms and fresh  chopped fennel are sautéed with cumin, chili powder and l ...
Summertime Chicken Fajitas

Summertime Chicken Fajitas

Break out the skillet! These sizzlin’-hot fajitas, made with garden-fresh veggies and chunks of white meat chicken, are the perfect way to spice up your summer dinner menu. Colorful, crunchy red peppers, cilantro and chili powder are nutritious ...
Black Bean & Corn Quesadillas

Black Bean & Corn Quesadillas

The word quesadilla translates to “cheesy little thing”””but not all recipes require heavy amounts of the gooey, melted stuff. In this version, black beans are mashed and combined with corn kernels, tomato salsa, herbs and a little ...
Fresh Mango-Lime Salsa

Fresh Mango-Lime Salsa

Serve rice chips with a side of mango salsa for a festive and flavorful snack at your next party! Fresh fruit is cubed and tossed with flax oil and lime, then spiced just slightly with a sprinkling of chili powder and crushed red pepper. This cool-ho ...
Cinco de Mayo, Paleo Style!

Cinco de Mayo, Paleo Style!

Bummed out because you’re thinking a night out to celebrate Cinco de Mayo has to mean a huge Paleo diversion? Not necessarily! You can enjoy Mexican food with no trouble at all, just by making a few changes to menu options– or even better ...