‘Tacolicious’ Orange Sauce

The Orange sauce recipe is adapted from the Tacolicious cookbook. Tacolicious is a great restaurant in the Bay area known for its tasty fare. They serve amazing tacos and their sauces are to die for, one of which is the orange sauce. This delicious spicy sauce gets its heat from dried Arbol chilies, making it…

Watermelon Margarita

Nothing screams summer like freshly cut slices of watermelon. These Watermelon Margaritas are simple, refreshing, and delicious, with a kick. Naturally sweet from the watermelon, tangy from the lime, and spiked with tequila, is a perfect way to beat the summer heat…  You can make the mocktail version of this as well by opting out…

Jalapeno Margaritas

Jalapeno margarita is a spicy spin on a classic margarita. It is a simple, refreshing, and aromatic drink. Not exceedingly sweet like many Margaritas can be but has a nice kick to it.  It is a perfect cocktail recipe when entertaining and is a huge crowd-pleaser. This recipe can be scaled down as well for…

Tres leches

Tres leches is an authentic Latin American cake. Tres leches literally mean “three milks”. This is a deliciously rich and moist cake soaked in sweet milk goodness, it just melts in your mouth!!! This is a perfect make-ahead cake for parties especially in summer since it is served cold. It is a great crowd-pleaser for its…

Salsa Verde

Salsa Verde is a staple in every Mexican kitchen. You will be amazed how easy it is to make this salsa which delivers such authentic flavor.  During the last Thanksgiving dinner at one of my good friend’s house, who is from Mexico, I tried this authentic homemade version of Salsa, along with other awesome Mexican…