Recent Posts by Stephen Chavez

How to Make Chicken Tinga

A good Chicken Tinga recipe brings boring shredded chicken to life with chipotles in adobo sauce lending their smoky flavor and heat.  Serve the Chicken Tinga in a burrito with rice and beans, or on top of a tostada, taco or sope....
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CHILE RELLENO CASSEROLE

Chile Rellenos can be one of those more intimidating Mexican dishes to prepare because you want the egg batter to be light and fluffy. In this Chile Relleno Casserole recipe, you eliminate the stress and worries and simply enjoy the flavors.  What are the flavors...
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IT’S ALL ABOUT THE SEASONING!

Do you ever watch those food shows where a top-notch chef gets eliminated because they didn't season their food enough? Doesn't it just kill you? It doesn't matter how good their technique is, you will be chopped for not seasoning the dish.  It's true at...
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MyCajita – Discover Artisan Mexican Gifts

The idea of MyCajita came at the right time, given our "new normal" of online shopping due to the Coronavirus pandemic.  Worried about Mother's Day or a comadre's birthday?  Not to worry.  MyCajita is an online subscription-based shopping destination supporting more than 155 artisans throughout...
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THE SPECTACULAR QUEEN MARY ROYAL SUNDAY BRUNCH

Since we consider ourselves ROYALTY, we were thrilled to receive a private invitation to experience The Queen Mary’s Royal Sunday Brunch. Sure by the end of the #SundayFunday affair our crowns were a little tilted from all the free-flowing champagne, but we had to...
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