Tag Archives: Mexican

Chicken Tostadas

  You can make this using a fried flour tortilla as a basis or just leave it out for a lower carb meal.  It will still taste like a tostada because it is not the tortilla which makes the dish, it is all the stuff that goes on top! Continue reading

Chicken tostada

 You can make this using a fried flour tortilla as a basis or just leave it out for a lower carb meal.  It will still taste like a tostada because it is not the tortilla which makes the dish, it is all the stuff that goes on top!  Nice to know that some carbs are totally unnecessary, isn’t it?

A tostada is a fried flour tortilla with mexican beans, meat of some variety and a salad on top.  This wonderful combination of ingredients is topped off with salsa and sour cream — a real Tex-Mex satisfying meal.

This picture shows a tortilla base, so I will give that in the recipe.  We had it one day when I had had VERY few carbs so I figured that one tortilla would not destroy my plan…. Continue reading

Enchiladas Suizas

 A truly yummy version of enchiladas in a creamy sauce and very low carb.  You decide what kind of green chili you want to use and how much.  I have suggested 2 teaspoons of ground cumin based on the assumption that you grind your own.  taste the filling when it is assembled and adjust according to your taste.

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Tips and tricks for Mexican food

The other day I had some beautiful Vietnamese spring rolls which were wrapped in lettuce instead of rice paper or spring roll skins.  That gave me an idea… Continue reading