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

Mexican Meatloaf

Butternut Squash Soup with Chipotle Cream

Beef Soup (Caldo de Res)

Mexican Rice Pudding ("Arroz Con Leche")

Chilaquiles with Roasted Tomatillo Salsa

Chicken Enchiladas

Simple Guacamole

Baja Style Fish Tacos

Classic Tortilla Soup

Creamy Corn Cups ("Esquites")

Tilapia Ceviche

Sauteed Potatoes with Chorizo

Stuffed Poblano Chiles ("Chiles Rellenos")

Mexican Meatball Soup

Tres Leches Cake


'Easiest Ever' Chicken Mole Enchiladas

Banana-Yam Casserole

Baja Lobster and Mango Salad

Achiote-Potato Croquettes

Cajeta Gelatin

Aztec Hot Chocolate

Tortilla, Bean and Cheese Casserole ("Enfrijoladas")

Cilantro Fries

Goat Cheese Squares with Raspberry Chile Chutney

Roasted Acorn Squash and Garlic Mash

Golden Beet Carpaccio Salad