About the Show

Professional chef and cookbook author Marcela Valladolid prepares a fresh take on Mexican food and shares simple and authentic recipes in her series, Mexican Made Easy. Marcela, inspired by her dual Mexican and Southern Californian upbringing, transforms stereotypes of the cuisine into healthy and easy-to-prepare Mexican meals. Whether serving home-cooked dinner for her son or entertaining friends and family, Marcela brings to the table fresh flavor that fits all tastes.

About the Host

Marcela Valladolid

Marcela grew up around expert cooks and shares her passion for food as a host on The Kitchen, as a judge on Best Baker in America and in her cooking show, Mexican Made Easy.

Most Popular Recipes

All Mexican Made Easy Recipes

Mexican Coffee Milkshake

Corn and Cheese-Stuffed Crepes with Poblano Cream

Chile Crusted Rack of Lamb

Citrus Tacos

Mexican Ricotta Cheesecakes with Apple and Cranberry Compote

Roasted Sarandeado-Style Whole Snapper

Mexican Mini-Pizzas

Baja Garlic Shrimp

Dulce de Leche Banana Cream Pie

Lobster Agua Chile

Spicy Guacamole with Jalapeno-Mango and Chips

Shredded Pork and Bean Panuchos with Pickled Habanero and Onions (Cochinita Pibil)

Chicken in Peanut Sauce

Tilapia Ceviche

Brussels Sprouts Supreme

Spicy Crab Cakes Topped with Guacamole

Summer Scallop and Shrimp Coctel

Caramelized Butternut Squash

Baja-Style Ahi Tuna Tartare

Creamy Poblano Pepper Strips (Rajas)

Roasted Pork Loin with Pineapple Glaze

Chorizo Refried Beans

Game-Winning Guac' with Fresh Baked Tortilla chips

Beef Soup (Caldo de Res)

Chicken Tostadas

Spicy Surf-N-Turf Trio

Chorizo Hash Browns