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

Micheladas (Cold Beer with Salt and Fresh Lime Juice)

Sauteed Potatoes with Chorizo


Mom's Homemade Granola

Avocado and Cilantro Mousse

Chile and Cheese Rice

Ancho Chile Brussels Slaw

Chicken Tostadas

Eggs Benedicto (Chipotle Eggs Benedict with Blender Mock Hollandaise)

Easy Chile Salsa

Foil-Wrapped Onions

Tequila Peaches

Mexican Squash with Yogurt Dip

No Fuss Mexican Ice (Raspado)

Pickled Vegetables

Mexican Cucumber Martinis

Beef Pozole

Beer-Based Bloody Marys

Grilled Sea Bass with Jalapeno-Mango Salsa

Steak Quesadillas with Roasted Tomatillo and Apple Salsa

Grilled Avocado and Scallop Salad