5 de Mayo

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

Flank Steak Tostadas


These flank steak tostadas are made with steak, beans, vegetables, sour cream and avocados. The flank steak is rubbed in a mix of spices…

Mole Sauce Recipe


This mole sauce is absolutely wonderful. The amazing combination of spices, nuts and chilies makes this a deep and bold sauce. It takes a…

Spicy Tomato Salsa


This spicy tomato salsa gets it’s heat from chipotle peppers. It is fresh and absolutely exquisite. It goes excellently with chips and stews, tacos,…