5 de Mayo

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

Beef Tostada Recipe

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This beef tostada recipe is made with corn tortillas with beans, ground beef, vegetables, sour cream and cheese. They are easy to make and…

Roasted Tomato Salsa

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This roasted tomato salsa gets it’s heat from chipotle peppers and chile arbol. It is quite easy to make and is delicious with chips…

Cheese Empanadas

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Cheese empanadas are very easy and fun to make. They are traditionally not made from puff pastry but from more of a pie dough…