Mexican main dish recipes with 200 or fewer calories

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Tacos Al Carbon

Tacos Al Carbon

This is a simple steak taco recipe that emphasizes the flavor of the meat and the grill. You can spice it up by adding extra cumin or a little…

John Spottiswood
May 2008
Advanced
3 votes
11898 views
Cochinita Pibil

Cochinita Pibil

Cochinita Pibil (also puerco pibil) is a traditional Mexican slow-roasted pork dish from Yucatán. Preparation of traditional cochinita or puerco…

Sergio Hernandez
Jan 2009
Advanced
1 vote
5563 views
Healthy Veggie Fajitas

Healthy Veggie Fajitas

This is one of those dishes I like to just whip up for dinner. It's kind of like a Mexican stir fry. You can add meat if you want to. I usually…

Lyndsey
Jan 2008
Beginner
3 votes
5732 views
Pork Tacos cooked in a spicy green chili sauce

Pork Tacos cooked in a spicy green chili sauce

Yummy tacos in spicy green chili sauce! A couple of days ago I posted a recipe for my green chili salsa, well I…

Spicie Foodie
Feb 2010
Intermediate
4 votes
3380 views
Delicious Pork and Bean Stew for Tostadas, Tacos, or Burritos

Delicious Pork and Bean Stew for Tostadas, Tacos, or Burritos

This is an easy slow cooker recipe that is delicious and versatile. Serve this as filler for any mexican dish,…

Nancy Miyasaki
May 2011
Intermediate
7 votes
1512 views
Spicy Crab Tostadas

Spicy Crab Tostadas

Tostada is a open face taco, generally with more fillings than a standard taco. The taco shell is baked not fried You can make the tostada salad…

John Shacklett
Dec 2011
Intermediate
1 vote
281 views
Grilled Shrimp Tacos

Grilled Shrimp Tacos

I cannot get enough of them. I love everything about this dish. Depending on how spicy you like your shrimp you can grill them with no spice, a…

Carolinaheartstrings
May 2013
Intermediate
1 vote
694 views
Healthier Slow-Cooker Chicken Tortilla Soup

Healthier Slow-Cooker Chicken Tortilla Soup

This is from Allrecepies and it is really good.

Ferihan
Jul 2012
Advanced
2 votes
796 views
Shrimp Relleno

Shrimp Relleno

Shrimp (“camarones” in Spanish) are one of my favorite foods to cook. This easy to make Relleno Sauce complements the shrimp well and goes great…

Carolinaheartstrings
May 2013
Intermediate
1 vote
305 views
Favorite Enchilada Sauce

Favorite Enchilada Sauce

When I was a kid growing up in the 50’s my folks had a rustic glazed terracotta casserole dish they bought in Mexico. Once or twice a month my dad…

Patrick Travis
Mar 2013
Intermediate
1 vote
616 views
BBQ Pork and Potato Tacos

BBQ Pork and Potato Tacos

Brett Ede
Jul 2010
Professional
2 votes
513 views
Beef Burritos

Beef Burritos

Great tasting American style burrito. Can be made with canned ingredients but I always use fresh, homemade ingredients.

Rocio Herbert
Mar 2008
Intermediate
3 votes
3953 views
Grilled Vegetable Tostadas

Grilled Vegetable Tostadas

Mexican food, one of my favorites any day of the week. In fact, I am pretty sure I could eat some type of Mexican food inspired dish every day of…

Carolinaheartstrings
May 2013
Intermediate
1 vote
230 views
Pork and Poblano Chiles in Red Sauce

Pork and Poblano Chiles in Red Sauce

This is a spicy pork stew - we serve over penne pasta, but it works over rice, too

david spottiswood
Jan 2011
Intermediate
1 vote
777 views
Spicy Sauteed Shrimp & Quesadillas!

Spicy Sauteed Shrimp & Quesadillas!

Very spicy! Easy to make in about 15mins. Healthy but very tasty!

ChefDiannaPrince
Jul 2011
Intermediate
1 vote
935 views