5 de Mayo

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

Fish Tacos


Fish tacos are so simple to make and full of flavor. We will make some pickled onion in some sweet vinegar, a sour cream…

Cheese Flan


Cheese flan is creamy, delicious and exquisite. It is made with cream cheese, eggs and vanilla and cooked in a steam bath in the…

Tamale Recipe


This tamale recipe is made with a beef filling doused in ancho chile and chipotle salsa. It is exquisite and well worth the work….