Esquites is essentially corn removed from the cob, stir-fried or braised with herbs and spices and served in a cup with some lime, chili pepper powder and some other toppings as crumbled cheese and mayo.
These delicious potato patties, crispy on the outside, and fluffy on the inside are so versatile that could work as a garnish or as a veggie main dish.
‘Queso fundido’ is decent portion of cheese served little hot iron or clay container, hot steaming, and bubbling. Ready to be scooped out and laid carefully over a warm tortilla with your favorite toppings, guacamole, or pico de gallo.
Add a mexican twist to your traditional hummus. Enjoy with nachos, crudités or spread in your sandwich as substitute for mayonaise.
Requesón is a type of cheese popular in Mexico, Portugal and Brazil. For it’s texture (lumpy and creamy) and flavour can be used as a substitute for Ricotta cheese in multiple recipes.
Enjoy this vegan style Requesón in tacos or with bread.
Every Mexican house has it’s own recipe, this one is my favourite!