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

Easy Corn Tamales

Halibut Cooked in Corn Husks

Stuffed Poblano Chiles in a Creamy Walnut Sauce

Crab Salad

Classic Shrimp Gobernador Tacos

Mexican Hot Chocolate

Walnut Cookies (Polvorones)

Banana and Cajeta Layered Crepes

Out-Of-This World Cajeta-Filled Cupcakes

Jalapeno-Mango Salsa

Mexican Chocolate Pecan Pie

Golden Beet Carpaccio Salad

Panela with Chipotle Cream

Beer-Marinated Grilled Skirt Steak

Chilaquiles with Roasted Tomatillo Salsa

Crispy Chicken Mini-Tacos

Spicy Shrimp Broth

Puerto Nuevo Lobster Burritos

Jalapeno Roasted Chicken with Baby Broccolini

Salmon in Corn Husks

3-Shot Cocktail ("Bandera and Sangrita")