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Green Chile Risotto Recipe (Mexican Risotto)

For risotto fans, there is nothing better than a steamy bowl of cheese-laden rice, bathed in sauce and seasoned to perfection with a little fresh lemon or creme fraiche. Well, today we’re sharing a recipe for this Mexican risotto with freshly roasted green chiles and pepper jack cheese! This recipe was developed for the Spring …

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Homemade Sour Cream Chicken Enchilada Recipe

These authentic, homemade sour cream enchiladas are one of the most popular recipes in my private chef business and today I’m sharing my from-scratch recipe for this family favorite! In my recipe, tender rotisserie chicken breast is wrapped in warm corn tortillas and smothered in an ultra-creamy sour cream sauce infused with mild green chiles, …

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How To Boil Chicken For Enchiladas

Mexican food lovers know there are several methods for preparing shredded chicken for chicken enchiladas including boiling whole chickens, simmering boneless skinless chicken breasts in a slow cooker, or even using a rotisserie chicken from the deli to pull out long strands of flavorful, juicy meat Of all these tasty approaches, our favorite chicken recipe …

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Birria In The Instant Pot Recipe + Quesabirria Tacos (with VIDEO)

Beef Birria is sweeping the internet as the new taco sensation, but can we shorten this 8-hour cooking session with the help of our Instant Pot? Absolutely! It’s juicy, beef birria taco time (in half the time), with this authentic recipe from the Urban Cowgirl Kitchen. What is Birria? Birria is a Mexican stew from …

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Mexican Shrimp Cocktail Recipe (Campechana)

If you follow Urban Cowgirl on YouTube you know I spend a lot of time in coastal Mexico, mostly the Yucatan, and I can never stop talking about these Mexican Shrimp Cocktails (also called Campechana), which are available at every beach club and seaside snackeria. I find that this dish always tastes a little bit …

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Beef Enchiladas with Green Sauce Recipe

After a long week, Tex Mex is always my favorite comfort food, and these ground beef enchiladas with green sauce will liven up any home taco night and have the whole family cleaning their plates! I use our famous (and easy) green enchilada sauce on beef as well as chicken enchiladas, and this homemade beef …

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Green Enchilada Sauce Recipe

Homemade green enchilada sauce is a staple in Tex Mex cooking for smothering warm corn tortillas filled with roasted chicken or simmered ground beef. Rather than purchasing canned enchilada sauce, try this authentic recipe, handmade by roasting tomatillos, onion, and chiles in the oven and blending to a smooth puree. Green Enchilada Sauce is all …

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