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 Cucumber Martinis

Mexican Style Slaw

Butternut Squash Soup with Chipotle Cream

Corn Mashed Potatoes

Beer-Marinated Grilled Skirt Steak

Pecan Caramels ("Glorias")

Baja Fish Tacos


Pecan Caramels ("Glorias")

Sauteed Potatoes with Chorizo

Chorizo Hash Browns

Burgers al Pastor

Micheladas (Cold Beer with Salt and Fresh Lime Juice)

Mom's Homemade Granola

Chicken Enchiladas

Coconut Flan

Carne Asada Cheese Tacos

Fireside Hot Dogs with Spicy Chips

Out-Of-This World Cajeta-Filled Cupcakes

Poblano Cream Cheese Empanadas

Spicy Refried Beans

Easy Chile Salsa

Chilaquiles with Roasted Tomatillo Salsa

Chia Limeade

Roasted Sarandeado-Style Whole Snapper

Gruyere Rolls with Pecan-Chile Salsa

Mexican Meatloaf

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.