Cinco de Mayo Recipes: Smoky Poblano Enchilada Sauce and Pasta Para Duros

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Cinco de Mayo recipes are here, there and everywhere at the moment.  And frankly, there can never be too many recipes for this delicious holiday. I love creating sauce recipes using different chile varieties, and the smoky flavor of the dried poblanos makes this recipe incredibly delicious!  Now I’ll switch off between this new recipe […]

Chocolate-Chipotle Colorado-Style Chili Recipe & my Favorite Mexican Restaurant of all Time: Casa Mia

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On Tuesday nights my dad would go on his weekly Sierra Club hike, I would go to gymnastics practice, and my mom and brother would go to one of the best Mexican restaurants of all time — Casa Mia.

It’s Hatch Chile Season: Hatch Chile Tequila Chicken Tostada Recipe

Hatch Chile Tequila Chicken Tostada Recipe | Cooking On The Weekends

It’s time to celebrate Hatch chile season! It officially began this week and you’ll start finding them in stores today! Hatch chiles are a prized New Mexican chile and are only available in August and September.  These Southwestern chiles are grown in the Mesilla Valley, where the sunlight is intense and and the nights are […]

Smoky Chipotle Mango Quesadilla Recipe

Smoky Chipotle Mango Quesadilla | Cooking On The Weekends

When two of my (many) favorite foods on the planet are a a match made in heaven, as a pair they might just surpass everything else. Smoky, spicy chipotle peppers and sweet, tangy mangoes create the most unbelievable flavor combination imaginable.  This delectable summer quesadilla can be served in small slices as an appetizer, and […]

Happy Father’s Day!

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My dad with me exactly 11 years ago, on my wedding day . . . . and a couple of weeks ago with his two favorite dogs, me and my boys. My husband, the other best dad in the world. ~    ~     ~ Wishing you all a very happy, warm, and love-filled Father’s […]

Cinco de Mayo Recipes 2013

Cinco de Mayo Recipes | Cooking On The Weekends

You still have time!  Quick, call a few friends and invite them for a casual, fun Cinco de Mayo fiesta. If I’m being honest, my favorite part about Cinco de Mayo is the food. Pictured above are a few of my recent Cinco de Mayo recipes and a few others with incredibly delicious Latin flavors.  […]

Perfect Pulled Pork Recipe . . . in a Taco with Pickled Tomatoes

Perfect Pulled Pork . . . in a Taco with Pickled Tomatoes | Cooking On The Weekends

Flying to another country to see a best friend you haven’t seen for years — that takes a long time, but when the plane lands, the excitement is overwhelming. Sleeping through the night before your birthday or Christmas when you’re a kid — that feels like forever, but in the morning you’re beside yourself with […]

Ancho Chile Enchilada Sauce Recipe

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My favorite thing to do with leftovers is to crack an egg over them — over easy, please.  And that’s what I suggest you do today with your  Thanksgiving leftovers! I know you’ve likely been cooking all week — and guess what?  — we’re carrying on over here at Cooking On The Weekends!  That’s just […]

Cinco de Mayo Recipes 2012

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Cinco de Mayo is this Saturday! Are you celebrating? Either way, we certainly don’t need an excuse to indulge in scrumptious Mexican food! Right?!  Right. Some of my favorite Cinco de Mayo recipes are pictured above with the recipes linked to their titles listed below.  So whether you’re having a big festive party or hanging […]

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