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Crunchy Tostadas: A Low Calorie Recipe

Lo-cal tostadas? Melissa Guerra says, “My husband and I figured out a long time ago that factory-made corn tortillas are great for making low-calorie tostadas.”  Melissa’s tostadas burst with flavor and have plenty of crunch! Read…
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3 Mouth-Watering Recipes for Holiday Leftovers

Still struggling with a fridge full of holiday leftovers that are oh-so-delicious but are definitely in need of a menu makeover? Look no further. Here are some tasty ways to tweak what the holidays leave behind. The days after Thanksgiving…
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Easy Empanadas with the Empanada Fork!

My name is Hipatia Lopez, and I’m the creator of the "Empanada Fork" that will help you easily follow my empanada recipe below! During the Thanksgiving holiday season of 2010, my husband Henry, the family chef, and I were preparing 100…

Chicken in Tomato-Jalapeño Salsa

Editor’s Note:  It’s wonderful to have a recipe with adjustable heat since not everyone always goes for maximum spiciness. This is part of our Slow Cooker Sabor Series that will definitely put our slow cookers to good, slow, delicious…

Acid Reflux Solution: Spanish Chicken & Rice

If my mother sees this recipe, I’m going to have a lot of explaining to do. It was a challenge to convey all the flavors of the traditional Cuban dish but keep the GERD* components at bay. Lighter and leaner than the original, this Spanish…
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Bacon Lettuce & Sofrito Sandwich

Editor’s Note: Mamiverse Food Celebrity Contributor Evette Rios gives this sandwich classic a delicious Latin spin with the addition of sofrito...enjoy! BACON, LETTUCE, SOFRITO SANDWICH (BLS) Ingredients A large handful of cilantro…
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Armageddon Burgers, Doomsday Menu Ideas & Mayan Day of Doom

The end is near, Doomsdayers claim, based on an interpretation of the Mayan calendar that says the world will end when the calendar ends the day of winter solstice, 12/21/12 at 11:11 GMT. From parties with live music and drinking, simply…
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Sandwiches de Miga: Argentinean Crumb Sandwiches

UPDATED August 1st, 2016 Argentinean food usually conjures up images of large cuts of meat, grilled to perfection, then served with its world-famous chimichurri sauce. Or it may bring to mind a delectable assortment of empanadas with…
Red Chile Enchiladas, Street-Style

Street-Style Red Chile Enchiladas: Enchiladas Rojas

  RED CHILE ENCHILADAS, STREET-STYLE Serves: 4 Ingredients 5 medium (2½ oz total) dried ancho chiles, stemmed and seeded 2 garlic cloves, peeled and roughly chopped Salt ½ c grated Mexican queso afiejo or other dry grating…