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

Creamy Corn Cups ("Esquites")

Chicken Enchiladas

Mexican Red Rice (Arroz Rojo)

Sauteed Potatoes with Chorizo

Shrimp Ceviche

Strawberry Meringue Cake (Mostachon)

Veracruz-Style Tilapia ("Pescado A La Veracruzana")

'Easiest Ever' Chicken Mole Enchiladas

Churro Bites

Baked Mexican Cheese Sticks

Spicy Shrimp and Mushroom Casserole

Gruyere Rolls with Pecan-Chile Salsa

Sweet Cinnamon Flavored Oatmeal Drink ("Horchata")

Shrimp Enchiladas with Guajillo Salsa

Crunchy Garden Salad

Fried Black Bean Filled Tortillas (Panuchos)

Tuna Stuffed Chiles

Baked Cod with Olives and Limes

Pico de Gallo

Mini Chorizo Quiches

Zucchini-Tortilla Casserole (Pastel Azteca)