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Fresh Vegetable Pupusas

Pupusas are thick, hand-formed cakes that are made from masa harina (finely ground corn flour). These delicious corn cakes are stuffed with savory fillings like cheese, meat, or beans and lightly frie...
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Waldorf Chicken Salad with Crema

Here’s a little twist to your traditional recipe for Waldorf salad. Instead of using mayo, we used our delicious and creamy crema Mexicana, plain yogurt and honey for the dressing. This combination is...
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Helado de Queso

One of my earliest food-related memories takes me back in time to my tío Rojelio’s restaurant, Bésame Mucho, in Mexico City. I was about eight years old and remember hearing words like huitlacoche for...
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Spicy Blackened Fish Sandwiches

This fish sandwich has the perfect combination of spicy and saltiness. The fish is dipped in butter, then coated with a spicy yet delicious mixture and fried on a hot skillet. The melted butter cooks...
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Kale and Quinoa Salad

When the temperature starts to rise, the last thing you want is another hot meal. This Kale and Quinoa Salad is perfect if you are craving some fresh ingredients. It’s super easy to make, delicious, a...
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Tropical Bionico

I can’t think of anything more summery and tropical tasting than this bionico, tossed in mixture of Cacique® Yogurt Smoothie Pina Colada flavor and chia seeds. Then topped with granola and coconut, th...
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Overnight Chia with Strawberry Yogurt Smoothie and Muesli

If you are looking for an on-the-go breakfast treat that is just as delicious as it is nutritious? Then look no further. Overnight chia is easy to prepare the night before and there is no cooking invo...
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Piña Colada Smoothie Bowl

Smoothie bowls are a great way to start your day. You can have a wonderful, protein filled, cereal and fruit, snack. This Piña Colada Smoothie Bowl is no exception. I made it with Cacique® Piña Colada...
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Jello Bionico Cake

Summer will always provide the sweetest berries and best time to eat them in cake. This summer I highly suggest you make this delicious jello bionico cake. It’s cool, light, and perfectly sweet. I use...
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Acai Berry Pear Bionico

These days my breakfasts need to be quick and light. Fruit is a great option, but it can get bland and boring day after day. So, sprucing it up with different flavors and sauces has been great. I love...
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Grilled Vegetables with Creamy Chipotle Dip

Hello grilling season! It’s time to dust off those grills, head outside and host a party on the patio. Whether you are hosting a big crowd or simply enjoying family time grilling is one of our favorit...
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Mexican Tortellini Salad with Crema Dressing

This delish Mexican Tortellini Salad with Crema Dressing is perfect for picnics, barbecue parties and potluck gatherings. It keeps well and can be served chilled, making it super easy to pack and go w...
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Strawberries and Vanilla Cream Paletas with Chia

This time of year there is a special aroma of sweetness in the air for a couple of important reasons. First of all, May is the month that we celebrate Mother's Day, both in the U.S. and in Mexico. It’...
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Fruit Skewers with Dipping Sauces

The warmer weather is finally here and I couldn’t be more excited. I was happy I got to dust off my grill and start concocting up some new marinades and rubs for that meat sizzle. I know that outdoor...
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Soy Chorizo Burgers with Creamy Slaw

Nothing beats the smell of grilling outdoors on warm, sunny days, and we have a lot of both in Los Angeles. Between carne asadas, BBQs, cookouts, and picnics, dining alfresco can leave Angelinos feeli...
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Chef Aarón's Chorizo Sliders with Jalapeño Aioli

It’s time for face paint, jersey-inspired ponchos (check out my Instagram for more on that one) and food, lots and lots of food. It’s one of my favorite days of the year, Big Game Sunday! Unfortunatel...
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