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

Golden Beet Carpaccio Salad

Halibut Cooked in Corn Husks

Stuffed Poblano Chiles in a Creamy Walnut Sauce

Tortilla, Bean and Cheese Casserole ("Enfrijoladas")

Banana-Yam Casserole

Black Mole

Achiote-Potato Croquettes

Cilantro Fries

Easy Mexican Chocolate Souffle

Traditional Mexican Christmas Salad

Cajeta Gelatin

Goat Cheese Squares with Raspberry Chile Chutney

Roasted Acorn Squash and Garlic Mash

Avocado Flan

Campfire Beans

Light Tacos

Poblano Potato Salad

Cauliflower with Avocado-Cilantro Dip

Baja Lobster and Mango Salad

Classic Shrimp Gobernador Tacos

Shrimp Ceviche

Aztec Hot Chocolate

Mexican Hot Chocolate

Burger Al Pastor

Beer-Marinated Grilled Skirt Steak

Fast Fruit Delight with Coffee Liqueur

Easy Corn Tamales