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


Classic Shrimp Gobernador Tacos

Chipotle-Plum BBQ Pork Ribs

Crispy Chicken Mini-Tacos

Pico de Gallo

Vanilla-Pineapple Water

Banana-Yam Casserole

Stuffed Poblano Chiles ("Chiles Rellenos")

Ancho Chile Brussels Slaw

Eggs Benedicto (Chipotle Eggs Benedict with Blender Mock Hollandaise)

Mexico City-Style Tacos

The Original Caesar

Salsa Borracha

Quick and Easy Coconut Bark ("Cocada")

Poblano Cream Cheese Empanadas

Shrimp-Stuffed Chiles

Arroz Rojo

Grilled Zucchini and Bean Salad

Spicy Shrimp Broth

Smokin' Shrimp Skewers

Pecan Caramels ("Glorias")

'Easiest Ever' Chicken Mole Enchiladas

Baked Cod with Olives and Limes

Mexican Shrimp "Burgers"

Mexican Cucumber Martinis

Avocado and Cilantro Mousse

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.