Spaghetti with basil almond pesto. Recipe

I have to tell you that last year we planted some herbs at home, and basil grew wonderfully. So this spring we planted more from that plan, and now I have not one, but three pots of basil. So I no longer depend on find fresh basil at the market to prepare this delicious spaghetti with basil almond pesto, or other treats that use it. I do not know why, but many have the idea that prepare pesto is very complicated. The truth is that it is extremely easy. We not even have to be very accurate with the quantities, and can just keep adding the ingredients that we think pesto needs. Traditionally, pesto recipe is made with pinions, which to be honest, today have [...]

2020-02-09T14:51:37-06:00By |Pasta|

Cream cheese flan. Recipe

I have notice, dear readers, that you like desserts too much. Me too!, so I'll tray to post desserts more often, sweet recipes that make us easier to handle our day. Today, I share with you the recipe for a traditional Mexican dessert that everybody loves: the cream cheese flan. It's a really refreshing dessert, perfect to serve in any season, but also, it's a really easy dessert to prepare. We can do it in the oven, in the pressure cooker or even on the stove top if we hadn't an opportunity to cook it with other options. At home, I usually do it in a flan ring with lid, but we can also occupy the same recipe to make individual portions, although in that [...]

Carrot cake with cream cheese frosting. Recipe

The carrot cake traces its history to the Middle Ages, a period in which sweeteners were scarce and therefore too expensive, so in those years was not uncommon carrots and beets were used for added sweetness to cakes and other desserts . Currently, it is one of the most popular cakes and also the favorite of many, thanks not only to its sweetness, but also its thick, soft crumb that characterizes it. That is why we share with you our carrot cake with cream cheese frosting recipe to prepare at home. Imprimir Carrot cake with cream cheese frosting. Recipe Autor:: Mary Soco - Categoría: Desserts Tiempo de Preparación:  15 mins Tiempo de Cocción:  40 mins Tiempo Total:  55 mins Porciones: 8   Ingredientes / Ingredients 2 cups flour 1 [...]

2020-02-09T14:51:44-06:00By |Cakes and Pies|

Honey glazed chicken with garlic. Recipe

Chicken is one of the most meat we consume in Mexico, as well as that goes very well with our traditional cuisine is economical, and being a noble meat, allows us to accompany it with almost anything. Today, I share a very simple recipe, similar to the Asian marinated chicken that we recommended for Christmas party, but with ingredients that we usually have in our kitchen. It is a honey glazed chicken with garlic. To prepare it, you need as basic ingredients such as garlic, butter, lemon, honey and herbs. I had already told you before, that when it comes to herbs most often I use a mixture of dried Italian herbs, which consists of oregano, thyme, basil and rosemary primarily, but if  we don't [...]

2020-02-09T14:51:44-06:00By |chicken|

13 Easy breakfast smoothie recipes

There is a popular saying: have breakfast as a king, lunch like a prince and dinner like a beggar, because breakfast is the most important meal of the day, remembering that our body needs energy after prolonged fasting. But the pace of life today has led us to practically skip breakfast. So if you set out to stop this bad habit, we invite you to try some of these 13 easy breakfast smoothie recipes to start the day. This amazing two layered smoothie was prepared on Half Baked Harvest , it's named Tropical fruit breakfast smoothie and in its ingredients we find: raspberries, banana, coconut meat, coconut milk, mango, pineapple, kiwi, oats, instant espresso, cinnamon, vanilla and more. This glowing skin smoothie is delicious and energy boosting, and it [...]

2020-02-09T14:51:45-06:00By |Drinks and Wines|

Chocolate covered strawberries. Recipe

February is the month of lovers, but it is also a month of friendship, and the month in which we can celebrate not just romantic love, but the love of our family, the love to the life and the love to ourselves . Valentine's Day began to be celebrated, contrary to what many think, back in the year 1842 with the sale of the first postcards known as valentines, but its origins date back to the Roman Empire. And to celebrate it, nothing like a delicate, fresh, and elegant dessert, as are these chocolate covered strawberries, a romantic recipe you can make at home without much effort. Prepare these chocolate covered strawberries is very simple, but has a few tricks you'll want to know before [...]

2020-02-09T14:51:46-06:00By |Uncategorized|

Queen poblano chile strips. Recipe

Mexican cuisine is frequent theme in Cocina Muy Facil, that's because at home we are very proud of it. Today's recipe is for prepare Queen poblano chile strips, a recipe with only four main ingredients, where the hardest part is roasting, peel and devein chiles. Of course, who wants to make preparation even easier, can choose to buy the frozen poblano chile strips, easily found in supermarkets. Personally, I prefer to prepare them at home, as I believe frozen poblano chiles have a somewhat sweet taste that does not appeal to me. The first time I prepare these Queen poblano chiles strips was also the first time I did a bain-marie in the oven. To do this, is important to place a cloth in the center of the [...]

2020-02-09T14:51:47-06:00By |Egg recipes|