5 de Mayo

A series of frugal Mexican recipes for inexpensive meals on a budget.

Beef Fajitas

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These beef fajitas are made with marinated flank steak. The meat is tender and flavorful and is served in a tortilla with onions and…

Chocoflan Recipe

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Chocoflan is a chocolate cake that is topped with a creamy flan and wonderful, oozing caramel sauce. It is truly an exquisite dessert that…

Horchata Recipe

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Horchata is a Mexican rice based drink that can sometimes include almonds. This recipe does. It is very easy to make, creamy and very…

Pozole Recipe

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This pozole recipe is made with pork, hominy and Mexican chilies. It is loaded in flavor and quite easy to make. It is a…

Michelada Recipe

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This Michelada recipe is basic and absolutely delicious. It consists of a salt rimmed glass full of lime juice, beer and ice. Super refreshing….

Chile Verde Pork Stew

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Chile verde is a spicy Mexican pork stew with orange undertones, smoked chipotle peppers and tart tomatillos. CHipotles are smoked jalapeño peppers and are…