Easy Recipes

chicken picado recipe

Chicken Picado Recipe

I think you’re going to love this easy Chicken Picado recipe! Chicken Picado is a savory, healthy Mexican-inspired dish of chicken and vegetables simmered in a richly flavored tomato sauce. Our Smoky… read more

Burst Tomato Sauce Recipe

Summertime cooking is often all about salads and grilling. This Burst Tomato Sauce Recipe is another great summer recipe, too! It’s quick to cook, won’t heat up the kitchen too much, and… read more

Taco Pasta Recipe

This family-friendly taco-inspired pasta recipe can be on your table in about 15 minutes! This is a healthier, “gourmet” version of the burger “helper” meal kits that are loaded with artificial ingredients,… read more

Stuffed Meatloaf and Rice Taco Skillet

This fun and exciting stuffed meatloaf and rice taco-inspired skillet comes together in one pan for the ultimate 30 minute, family-friendly meal! Meatloaf can be a quick weeknight dinner winner when you… read more

Easy and Delicious Torta Recipe

Mesa de Vida’s Smoky Latin Recipe Starter & Seasoning Sauce makes this flavorful, healthier torta recipe a quick and easy, delicious meal to enjoy any night of the week! A healthier, easy… read more

Baked Egg and Potato Chimichangas

This recipe is one in a 3-part recipe series partnering with my friends at the Washington State Potato Commission. We wanted to bring you some easy, nutritious, and delicious recipes starring the… read more

Black Bean Huevos Rancheros Recipe

This easy protein-packed take on huevos rancheros makes for an amazing breakfast or brunch dish, but it’s also perfect for a vegetarian lunch or dinner too! Any time of day is great… read more

How to Make Carnitas

How to make carnitas – easy and simple with Mesa de Vida This is our easy, healthier, stovetop method for cooking amazingly flavorful and tender carnitas in about 1-1/2 hours. You can… read more

Smoky Latin Chicken Taco Soup Recipe

Whether you make it on the stovetop, Instant Pot, or in the slow cooker, this healthy and simple Smoky Latin Chicken Taco Soup recipe is an incredible meal any night of the… read more

Smoky Latin Chicken Fajita Burrito Skillet Recipe

This chicken fajita burrito skillet recipe is a quick-fix, one-pan meal that tastes absolutely amazing! I used quinoa for this chicken fajita burrito skillet recipe, but you can also use white or… read more