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

Chicken Tostadas

Sauteed Potatoes with Chorizo


Strawberry Meringue Cake (Mostachon)

'Easiest Ever' Chicken Mole Enchiladas

Poblano Rice

Cauliflower with Avocado-Cilantro Dip

Figs in Red Wine with Herbed Goat Cheese

Creamy Corn Cups ("Esquites")

Ancho Chile Brussels Slaw

Spicy Surf-N-Turf Trio

Mexican Rice Pudding ("Arroz Con Leche")

Shredded Beef Tostadas (Salpicon)

Panela with Chipotle Cream

Corn and Cheese-Stuffed Crepes with Poblano Cream

Chile and Cheese Rice

Sweet and Spicy Drumettes

Eggs Benedicto (Chipotle Eggs Benedict with Blender Mock Hollandaise)

Mexican Frittata

3-Shot Cocktail ("Bandera and Sangrita")

Easy Mexican Chocolate Souffle

Turkey Picadillo Sloppy Joes

Baked Cheese with Chorizo

Easy Corn Tamales

Chicken in Peanut Sauce

Chorizo Refried Beans

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