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

Mom's Homemade Granola

Strawberry Daiquiri

Chorizo Refried Beans

Baja-Style Ahi Tuna Tartare

Grilled Zucchini and Bean Salad

Adobo-Rubbed Chicken

Baja Garlic Shrimp

Dulce de Leche Banana Cream Pie

Baja-Style Limeade

Mexican Mini-Pizzas

Creamy Poblano Pepper Strips (Rajas)

Brussels Sprouts Supreme

Chicken in Peanut Sauce

Creamy Corn Cups ("Esquites")

Baked Cheese with Chorizo

Spicy Guacamole with Jalapeno-Mango and Chips

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

Lobster Agua Chile

Huevos Rancheros Divorced-Style (Huevos Rancheros Divorciados)

Mexican Summer Salad

Gruyere Rolls with Pecan-Chile Salsa