Mexican Made Easy features your favorite Mexican dishes -- food that can be made on any busy weeknight but still express the authentic flavors of Mexico. Chef Marcela Valladolid will show you how easy it is to make authentic Mexican recipes right at home. Marcela's dual Mexican and Southern California upbringing have both shaped her philosophy toward food and influenced her approach to cooking ... namely fresh, authentic food that is accessible and easy to prepare. Whether making dinner for her five year old son or throwing a Superbowl party, Marcela delivers authentic fresh Mexican flavors without the fuss!

Most Popular Recipes

All Mexican Made Easy Recipes

Mexican Style Slaw


Mexican Cucumber Martinis

Spicy Crab Cakes Topped with Guacamole

Mixed Citrus Spritzer

Roasted Acorn Squash and Garlic Mash

Brussels Sprouts Supreme

Tequila Peaches

Mexican Chocolate Pecan Pie

Game-Winning Guac' with Fresh Baked Tortilla chips

Churro Bites

Avocado Flan

Baja-Style Ahi Tuna Tartare

Baja Style Fish Tacos

Foolproof Mexican Rice ("Arroz Mexicano")

Lime Cream Trifle

Potato and Poblano Gratin

Mexican Frittata

Warm Picnic Burritos ("Burritos De Machaca")

Tortilla, Bean and Cheese Casserole ("Enfrijoladas")

Pecan Caramels ("Glorias")

Out-Of-This World Cajeta-Filled Cupcakes

Golden Beet Carpaccio Salad

Dulce de Leche Banana Cream Pie

Veracruz-Style Tilapia ("Pescado A La Veracruzana")

Mexican Bean Stew ("Frijoles De La Olla")

Grilled Zucchini and Bean Salad

About the Host

Marcela Valladolid

Growing up around expert and traditional cooks in Mexico, Marcela was raised to be passionate about food. She’s right at home in her show, Mexican Made Easy.