Chilapitas Mixtos or Mixed Chilapitas are so yummy and the perfect appetizer for a gathering, a party, Cinco de Mayo, or just Friday night drinks. Make a Mexican Sampler appetizer!
Chilapitas are a lot like Sopes. …
Isn’t it really nice when you can just put together a simple but yet hyper delicious appetizer on the whim? That’s what I strive for with you my foodie friends. I want to bring you these Mexican appetizers that stick out in your mind. I want you to look forward to making that one particular appetizer this weekend, the one that even if you are the type of person to just skip the appetizer and go straight to the meal, you can’t help but want to make it anyway! You say to yourself, I have to try this Mexican appetizer this weekend! It just looks too inviting, that’s got to be delicious! These Grilled Shrimp Wonton Baskets will make you think like that!
They are the perfect little gem of deliciousness! …
Who doesn’t love nachos especially Nachos Supreme?! Topped with all the goodies. The refried beans, onions, tomatoes, scallions, black olives, serrano peppers, jalapeños, cilantro, salsa, sour cream and of course whatever meat you like…..and whatever else your little heart desires!…
Ahi Tuna Tartare is a simple yet elegant appetizer that is great to serve anytime. It is most commonly serve with Asian spices and ingredients but here I have used Rick Bayless’s Red Chile-Tuna Tartare recipe to inspire this Ahi Tuna Tartare made with mexican condiments for a little bit of a change on the classic version. Hence, Ahi Tuna Tartare a la Mexicali!
Wonderfully enough I always have plenty of excuses and valid reasons to have Ahi Tuna Tartare. Whether I’m just simply in the mood and selfishly make it for myself. In which case I will make it …
Tacos de Tilapia
Yummy! Tilapia fish tacos! There is something about fish tacos that makes them my absolute favorite taco!
When ever I see them on a menu I must have them. Whether it’s as a appetizer, or as an entree, I will try them. And most of the time I devour them. But as a Mexican appetizer, I enjoy them with a creamy chipotle sauce or a creamy fish taco sauce. Which are the sauces I accompanied my tilapia fish tacos with! The flavor of the fish is enhanced quite perfectly with these sauces….