Posts Tagged ‘Frisco Tex Mex restaurant’

What’s the most common reaction when someone says fajitas? Mmmmmmm!

It’s a meal that you hear as well as see – the sound of that sizzling steak is the first thing to catch your attention. Then there is the smell of that buttery, juicy beef, along with guacamole, pico de gallo, and sour cream. By the time the plate is set down, you have already got a tortilla in one hand and a fork in the other. Read the rest of this entry »

In Honor of St. Patrick’s Day: A Tex-Mex Stew

Ireland is famous the world over for its Irish stew, a traditional folk dish. There is some disagreement over the required ingredients, but it usually consists of lamb, potatoes, carrots, onions, and parsley. People began cooking the dish back around 1800. Read the rest of this entry »

How to Transition to Hotter Tex-Mex Dishes

Some people love Tex-Mex food but have trouble handling the spicier stuff like chili peppers. This bothers them because they know that the hotter foods can really add to the taste and overall eating experience of Tex-Mex. So, the question is, how do they get used to eating spicier foods? Here are a few ideas from food experts.

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Tex-Mex Food Ideas for Diabetics

You may love Tex-Mex food, but if you are diabetic, you have to watch what you eat, particularly keeping an eye on the carbs and fats.

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May 13 is National Apple Day. It’s a day to celebrate one of the most popular fruits. And with good reason – in addition to their delicious taste, apples have nutrients that help you regulate your blood sugar, help lower fats in the blood, and are good for heart health, as well.

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So, in honor of National Apple Day, here are three recipes for an apple Tex-Mex burrito from Cooks.com. Read the rest of this entry »

4 Things Really Great Tex-Mex Cooks Do

Actually, the four things really great Tex-Mex cooks do are things all great cooks do to make sure their food tastes delicious – using fresh ingredients, using spices with care, choosing their cookbooks carefully, and avoiding canned ingredients. Here is a little more information on each of the four. Read the rest of this entry »

Celebrate Earth Day with Organic Tex Mex Food

Everybody is more health conscious these days, and more aware of living in harmony with our environment. Earth Day, April 22, is one manifestation of that attitude. Another example of this concern is the trend toward eating organic – food that has not been treated with any type of chemical, which many contend are not good for our environment.

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So, in recognition of Earth Day, Mattito’s is going to give a few tips on how to find the best organic foods for your Tex Mex dishes. Read the rest of this entry »

Avoid These Tex Mex Cooking Mistakes

When it comes to cooking Tex Mex dishes, it’s fairly hard to make a mistake. Still, errors do happen and so we’ve put together a short list of mistakes home cooks make when they decide to serve their family and friends Tex Mex dishes.

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You don’t have to be a professional chef to make great Tex Mex food, but you don’t want to make mistakes, either! Read the rest of this entry »

Quick Tips to Help You Find a Great Tex Mex Restaurant

Whether you’re new to an area or just visiting from out of town, when you want great Tex Mex food you’re at a bit of a disadvantage because you don’t know whether a restaurant is good or not. It may say it’s great in its advertising, but how can you know if it what it says is true?

We’ve put together a short list of tips to help you find a really good Tex Mex restaurant, wherever you may be.

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Recipe for the Ultimate Tex Mex Burrito

If you’re going to eat a burrito, you might as well make sure it’s a “wet” burrito, which is a burrito smothered in red chili sauce (such as enchilada sauce) with melted shredded cheese added to its top. (Important note: a wet burrito often is so drenched with chili sauce that you’ll need to eat it with a knife and fork, rather than with your hands).

wet burrito recipe

We’ve searched for a great wet burrito recipe for you and found it courtesy of Cindy Newell at AllRecipes.com. We hope you enjoy it! Read the rest of this entry »

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