Tag: jalapeño

Achiote Green Beans – From Yucatán

Achiote Green Beans – From Yucatán

Achiote green beans, Ejotes Con Achiote, is a unique way to prepare green beans when you want to add brightness to your plate. The achiote brings out the sweetness and astringency of the  orange juice and Jalapeño infused into the green beans.  This is an […]

Nachos – Original Recipe Created By Ignacio “Nacho” Anaya

Nachos – Original Recipe Created By Ignacio “Nacho” Anaya

“Nacho’s” is an original Texas Mexican (not Tex-Mex) dish that was created by culinarian, Ignacio (nickname Nacho) Anaya, in Piedras Negras, just south of the river from Eagle Pass,Texas.  It is a thoughtful, beautifully balanced combination of just three ingredients.   It is elegant because it […]

Ejotes con Achiote

Ejotes con Achiote

Ejotes Con Achiote is a beautiful way to prepare green beans or haricots verts. The achiote brings out the sweetness and astringency of the  orange juice and Jalapeño infused into the green beans.  Again, here is an example of how chiles are used not because […]

Red Jalapeño Champagne Cocktail

Red Jalapeño Champagne Cocktail

“The Southwest Sunrise”  I just prepared and served this at the Buckhead Club here in Atlanta to 175 breakfast guests!  Was great fun. Thanks to the generous, hard-working kitchen and serving staff at the country club. The Latin American Chamber of Commerce of Georgia asked […]