rice

Lemon Cilantro Rice

Lemon and Cilantro Rice

Have I ever told you about the time I cooked 16 cups of rice? No? Well then, get ready for a good laugh. I think it was about three years ago, I volunteered to bring Mexican rice to a party […]

How to make agua de horchata

How To Make Horchata

Horchata is a Mexican rice water drink that I have loved since I don’t know when.  It was probably about eight years ago when my Tia Sandra taught me how to make it.  She’s the only one in our family […]

Tuna Patties with Avocado, Cucumber, and Jicama

Savory Fresh Tuna Patties with Avocado, Cucumber, and Jicama

Every year during Lent season my Mom makes tortitas de camaron (fried egg and shrimp pancakes) smothered in her signature homemade enchilada sauce with rajas de nopales and a side of Mexican rice.  It’s practically a tradition!  I wish I […]

Mexican Rice with Shrimp

Mexican Rice with Shrimp

Lenten season is here and I have a one-pot meatless meal for you.  Mexican Rice with Shrimp!  Once a week for the next seven weeks, I will be posting a new meatless recipe (no red meat, pork, or chicken) as […]

Arroz con Leche

Arroz con Leche

Here we have another kid (and adult) favorite.  It’s a breakfast treat, dessert, midday snack, whenever-you-want-it kind of rice pudding.  As a kid I used to love Arroz con leche but my mom never made it that often.  I can […]