Category Archive: Mexican

Chicken and Bean Baked Tortillas

These protein packed tortillas from Ontario Bean Growers take white pea beans out of their traditional baked beans, soup and salad recipe roles and make a tasty pairing with chicken. Chicken and Bean Baked Tortillas Prep time: 10 minutes Cook time: 10-15 minutes Makes: 6 tortillas Ingredients: • 2 cups (500 mL) cooked white pea …

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Cheeseburger Quesadillas

A nutritious spin on classic cheeseburgers Nothing will get the family’s attention like a cheeseburger quesadilla. Filled with all your favourite traditional burger toppings, this fun new way to eat a “cheeseburger” will surely have the kids asking for seconds. Cheeseburger Quesadillas Prep time: 10 minutes Cook time: 15 minutes Serves: 4 Ingredients: • 8 oz …

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Easy Vegetarian Enchiladas

Simple suppers to satisfy vegetarians and meat-lovers (NC) Looking for hearty and filling vegetarian recipes? These easy and cheesy enchiladas are sure to please both vegetarians and meat-lovers. This flavourful recipe also uses fibre-rich black beans which can help lower cholesterol and decrease the risk of heart disease. Easy Vegetarian Enchiladas Preparation time: 20 minutes …

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Salmon Tostadas with Sriracha Dressed Slaw

Turn up the heat with spicy salmon tostadas Grilled salmon tostadas with sriracha-dressed slaw is a delectable entrée with the perfect kick of heat to spice up your summer. “This recipe has just the right amount of heat to awaken your guests’ taste buds,” says Tom Filippou, executive chef for President’s Choice Cooking School. For …

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Kid Friendly Enchilada Recipes

I had no idea when I became a mother that one of my greatest challenges would be cooking for my children. I have always heard how picky kids are about what they eat but I didn’t realize what “picky” really meant until my son reached 4-years-old and simply refused to eat anything that wasn’t chicken …

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Mexican-Inspired Fish Taco Bowl

The warm weather is upon us, and what better way to start the season than with a summertime-suitable recipe? We may live in Canada, but there’s no reason why a well-stocked pantry can’t be the gateway to an easy-to-make, Mexican-inspired dish. With pantry staples such as Minute Rice Basmati Rice on hand, you’re already a …

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Mexican-Style Breakfast Sandwich

Fuel up with a fiesta of a breakfast sandwich Start your morning with these deliciously messy, all-out breakfast sandwiches inspired by traditional Mexican flavours. Meat eaters can kick this sandwich up a notch by adding bacon – a salty and savoury combination with the peanut butter. Serve with hot sauce to add some heat. Mexican-Style …

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Family Fiesta Tacos

Boost kids’ nutrition with tips on creating a balanced plate It’s no secret a wholesome diet helps keep kids healthy while giving them the energy and nutrients they need to concentrate and excel at school. Healthful meals and physical activity are essential for child growth and development, and parents hold the key to proper nutrition …

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Easy, Breezy and Cheesy Quesadillas

Spice up your summer with savory quesadillas (NC)—Searching for a tasty lunch or a light supper? These quesadillas will hit the spot and are ready in a snap – especially when you use cheese that is already shredded. For additional recipes, plus a chance to win $10,000 in prizes, take a look at: fb.com/saputo.ca. Easy, …

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Chef-approved summer salsa recipe

Fussy food isn’t right for dining al fresco. Instead, simple, easy and fresh is the mantra of patio entertaining this season. That’s why chefs and home cooks alike turn to everyday party favourites like tortilla chips as an easy solve for speedy and delicious summer-time dishes. Kevin Prendergast, the executive chef at the Toronto Hilton …

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