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Chicken Chalupas with Salsa Roja

Chalupas are in my opinion the perfect party food for Las Posadas. That is why today I am suggesting a delicious recipe for Chicken Chalupas with Salsa Roja. This dish is very easy to make and uses ch...
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The Winning Ingredient to Have Up Your Sleeve This Thanksgiving

At Cacique, we’re proud to call Family one of our Four Pillars – and family’s something we take very seriously, both year round and especially during the holidays. We see the table as a sacred place w...
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Bunuelos with Fresh Fruit and Honey Crema

With patriotic colors to celebrate 4th of July, this recipe for Bunuelos with Fresh Fruit and Honey Crema is a perfect summer holiday treat!
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Cranberry Grilled Cheese

This cranberry grilled cheese is a festive twist on a classic crowd-pleaser. It’s packed with flavor from creamy manchego cheese, dried cranberries, and sourdough bread. Plus, it’s easy to make in und...
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Mini Chicken Taquitos

These crispy Mini Chicken Taquitos, packed with a creamy, juicy, tangy chicken and cheese filling are the PERFECT holiday appetizer! Made even more easy and delicious with Cacique® Crema Mexicana Agri...
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Poblano Chorizo + Cheese Tamales

If you have never made these at home, then this is the tamales recipe for you to try. We are going to break down how to make tamales in your own kitchen. No special equipment required. All you need is...
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Bite-Sized Pumpkin Puffs

These bite-sized Pumpkin Puffs are infused with Mexican flavor from tangy cotija cheese and rich Crema Mexicana. Plus, they’re easy to make in just 15 minutes! It’s that time of year again – when the...
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Chorizo Christmas Quiche

Every Christmas morning growing up, my mom would make something special for breakfast. It was something I would always look forward to after the presents, of course! As I grew older, the excitement ce...
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Chayote Potato Gratin

Yikes! Can you believe Christmas is only a few weeks away? It’s time to start planning your holiday menu, send out Christmas cards and begin your holiday shopping list. Wow, I’m already tired. I find...
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Coconut Horchata Rum Punch

Every holiday season, our family gets together to celebrate our annual Posada. Las Posadas are a beautiful Mexican Christmas tradition that takes place from December 16th until Christmas Eve with a hu...
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Chorizo Pumpkin Taquitos with Sage Crema

When autumn arrives, the masses crave everything pumpkin, from pumpkin-spiced coffee drinks, to pies, cakes, muffins, and scones. While all of the sweet pumpkin goodness is amazing in its own right, I...
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Chorizo Potatoes Au Gratin

I can’t wait to dig into some of the delicious Thanksgiving comfort foods this year. All I can think about is moist turkey breast, sweet pumpkin pie and ultra-cheesy potatoes. I mean who doesn’t love...
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Spice Up Your Thanksgiving Sides

Keep the Turkey, but try new twists on your Thanksgiving Sides this season.
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One-Pot Cilantro Lime Chicken With Quinoa

I love to cook, but I hate, hate, HATE doing dishes. Yes, I do put my five kids to work on dishes after dinner, because honestly, one dishwasher does not cut it in this household. They’re often just a...
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Leftover Turkey Chilaquiles with Red Sauce

At home we love turkey for Thanksgiving. It is our yearly tradition and one of the main dishes in our celebratory table. And since we love to get together, following day after Thanksgiving I host a br...
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Candy Corn Pizza

Just like I did as a child, my boys love classic candy corn. Since it’s the Halloween season, I thought it would be fun to surprise them with this candy corn-inspired snack pizza after school. It’s pe...
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Sweet Cheese Halloween Conchas

We all love conchas – those delicious shell-shaped pan dulce from the panaderia. Well, here is a sweet little twist to the tradition. Use Cacique’s Queso Fresco, mixed with some Crema and powdered sug...
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Jalapeño Mummy Poppers

For Halloween I decided to make jalapeño poppers. How cute are these mummies? They are so easy to make and I can almost guarantee that everyone will enjoy them. No Halloween party will be complete wit...
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Strawberry Mango Yogurt Carlota (No Bake Dessert)

For any special occasion, a Carlota (or Charlotte Russe) is a dessert that will impress your guests. It’s beautiful to look at, is refreshing and delicious, and is perfect for all summer gatherings. I...
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Fresa Colada Panna Cotta

I could taste it like it was yesterday. In my early twenties I took a fun trip to Cabo San Lucas with a bunch of my girlfriends. It was the first time I went to Mexico without a parental guardian, and...
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Pan Dulce Waffles

Here’s a tasty way to add a nice surprise to your Easter brunch, or even lunch or dinner: Queso Fresco-Filled Pan Dulce Waffles. Because they are already so sweet, you don’t need syrup or butter, just...
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Chicken Rolls with Chorizo and Manchego Cheese

These Chicken Rolls with Chorizo and Manchego Cheese were inspired by a recipe one of my aunts made every year for Noche Buena dinner (New Year’s Eve dinner). We all loved those chicken rolls, which w...
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Cheese and Corn Flan

Being a Latino living in the US, I have the great advantage of incorporating different flavors to a traditional Holiday dinner. Hanukkah recipes in my home always have an interesting twist. This corn...
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Mini Stuffed Peppers with Cheese and Chorizo

The holiday season has finally arrived and I love it so much, because there are always many reasons to gather around good food with family and our lifetime friends. After Thanksgiving, everything focu...
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