5 de Mayo

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

Chile Verde Pork Stew


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

Ground Beef Tacos


Ground beef tacos are inexpensive, delicious and super fun to eat. All you have to do is prepare your toppings, spread them out and…

Red Enchilada Sauce


This red enchilada sauce recipe is made with re-hydrated Mexican ancho chilies. It is authentic and much better than store bought. It is well…