Alaska Cod Tostadas

Simple and delicious, this recipe serves 8 and can be prepped, cooked and on the table in 25 minutes. After a busy day of work and errands, it's not always easy to wait to get home to eat a healthy home cooked meal. It's tempting to slide into a drive through line or pull up … Continue reading Alaska Cod Tostadas

A tasty trio of spirits for Cinco de Mayo

Whether you're looking to the classic margarita, a slight twist on an old favorite or a spicy, passionate cocktail, we have you covered. Tanteo Tequila Pick Your Kick Margarita  Ingredients 2 ounces Tanteo Tequila (Choice of Tanteo Jalapeño, Habanero or Chipotle tequila) 1 ounce fresh lime juice 3/4 ounce Triple Sec 1 ounce fresh pineapple … Continue reading A tasty trio of spirits for Cinco de Mayo

Chef Adrianne shares her Maximum Flavor style Chilaquiles!

What's on your 'Cinco de Mayo' Fiesta Menu? Cinco de Mayo arrives on a Friday this year and that means there's an enthusiastic and aggressive enjoyment of tequila shots, margaritas, and tacos. However, this Miami Chef is unleashing her Maximum Flavor on this Must- Try Mexican classic, chilaquiles. Chef Adrianne shares her recipe with us and it … Continue reading Chef Adrianne shares her Maximum Flavor style Chilaquiles!

Cocina 214’s Famous Guacamole Recipe

Guacamole is personal. That may sound a bit dramatic, but rarely do two people prepare it exactly the same way. As with all foods, over time it takes on the personality of the individual who is preparing it. A variety of ingredients can be added; tomatoes, sour cream, garlic, and I have recently spied a … Continue reading Cocina 214’s Famous Guacamole Recipe

5 Sexy Tequila-Based Cocktails for Spring

Where are you celebrating Cinco de Mayo? It lands on a Friday this year which gives us even more of a reason to enjoy a refreshing tequila-based cocktail! Say “salud” this May 5th like a true Southern Californian and celebrate with a drink (or two). Whether you’re looking to spice things up, get a little … Continue reading 5 Sexy Tequila-Based Cocktails for Spring

The Must Have Elements of the Perfect Guacamole

It’s not a Cinco de Mayo party without chips, salsa and guacamole. Before we headed to the kitchen to begin prepping for the big day, we asked Cabo Flats chef Antonio Brodziak, for a few tips promised to impress. Buy the right avocado: Everybody knows that guacamole is consisted of avocado, but people often use just … Continue reading The Must Have Elements of the Perfect Guacamole

Entertain in Style; Cinco de Mayo Favs to Wow Your Crowd

Cinco de Mayo, the Fifth of May is on a Monday this year, so celebrations will begin Friday and continue through the weekend.  The menu?  Festive and fabulous Mexican inspired cuisine.  If you are throwing a celebration this weekend with a "South of the Border Flair", I hope you will find a few recipes this week … Continue reading Entertain in Style; Cinco de Mayo Favs to Wow Your Crowd