Mexican main dish recipes

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Carne Asada Marinade

Carne Asada Marinade

This traditional Mexican Carne Asada marinade recipe will marinade 5-6 pounds of meat and can be easily halved or doubled. source:…

Tamie Snow
Feb 2010
Intermediate
8 votes
31241 views
Cheese Enchiladas with Red Chile Gravy

Cheese Enchiladas with Red Chile Gravy

Fairly easy prep. To go vegetarian, sub veggie stock for beef.

myra byanka
May 2016
Professional
1 vote
372 views
The Best Chile Rellenos Ever

The Best Chile Rellenos Ever

I love chile rellenos and this is a spectacular recipe - I use a little less cheese than you'll probably get in a restaurant, but it "feels" better…

Mihir Shah
Jul 2008
Advanced
5 votes
36603 views
Carnitas

Carnitas

Carnitas are the Mexican version of pulled pork. Braised first in a spicy sauce, pork shoulder is slow cooked until so tender the meat just shreds…

Sergio Hernandez
Jan 2009
Advanced
13 votes
13248 views
Fish Tacos with Lime-cilantro salsa

Fish Tacos with Lime-cilantro salsa

Cumin, coriander, and paprika give these fish tacos a wonderfully warm flavor. The tangy sour cream, lime and…

Nancy Miyasaki
May 2010
Intermediate
7 votes
6731 views
Mexican Garlic Broiled Tilapia

Mexican Garlic Broiled Tilapia

I love the lime-garlic flavored fish that I get when I'm down in Mexico, especially in Puerto Vallarta. Normally it is grilled down there, but I…

John Spottiswood
Jan 2013
Advanced
5 votes
4284 views
Ceviche de Pescado

Ceviche de Pescado

Makes a great healthy option for warm summer days. Weather a main dish or appetizer, it pairs great with good beer.

Rosamaria Faz
Jul 2008
Advanced
6 votes
17651 views
Chiles Rellenos

Chiles Rellenos

An iconic dish of Mexico -- roasted, peeled poblano chiles stuffed with cheese, dipped in an egg batter and fried. Served with a simple tomato…

Kathleen is Cooking in Mexico
Nov 2010
Professional
4 votes
8740 views
Skinny Mexican Style Chicken and Cornbread Casserole

Skinny Mexican Style Chicken and Cornbread Casserole

My husband and I love this main course casserole so much, we ended up eating it 3 days in a row! The skinny for…

Skinny Kitchen with Nancy Fox
Jan 2013
Professional
1 vote
14103 views
Taco Casserole

Taco Casserole

A Delicious Heart Healthy Taco Casserole Recipe That Family And Friends Will Love. Source:…

1st Place Recipes
Feb 2011
Intermediate
13 votes
25355 views
Cheese & Onion Enchiladas with Tex-Mex Chili Gravy

Cheese & Onion Enchiladas with Tex-Mex Chili Gravy

This Tex-Mex dish is so easy to make, and you probably have most of the ingredients on hand. I’ll show you how…

Foodiewife
Mar 2011
Advanced
1 vote
12754 views
Authentic Mexican Enchiladas

Authentic Mexican Enchiladas

An authentic enchiladas recipe, you can read more background information on my blog.

Spicie Foodie
Feb 2010
Intermediate
8 votes
18954 views
Mexican Marinade Grilled Chicken

Mexican Marinade Grilled Chicken

I like this type of marinade on my chicken.

ShaleeDP
Dec 2013
Intermediate
1 vote
3040 views
Cheese 'n Black Bean Enchiladas

Cheese 'n Black Bean Enchiladas

Yum-cheese-tortillas-sauce, great lunch or light supper.

Cheryl "Cheffie Cooks" Wiser
Apr 2016
Intermediate
1 vote
498 views
Tamales for Beginners

Tamales for Beginners

I love tamales, but they are very time-consuming. This recipe is for you who would like to try making them. They aren't difficult, they just…

myra byanka
Sep 2012
Professional
1 vote
3893 views