Mexican foods showcase a pleasant harmony between spices, ingredients, colors and artistry. If you’re visiting San Diego this summer to go to the beach or visit the zoo with your kids, you’ll definitely want to head over to Kennedy’s Carne too to taste beautifully delicious recipes of the top 5 Mexican foods worth trying.
Made with delicious carne asada, sour cream, potatoes and cheese, the Cali Burrito is one of the best and most popular Southern California dishes. You will also find a different version of this burrito made with guacamole instead of sour cream, both very sumptuous and filling. You’ll most likely see a Cali Burrito on the hands of hungry beach mongers after surfing the waves of the ocean. Why is it so famous, especially in San Diego? You simply have to try to find out.
Whether it’s with turkey or just the regular “grilled cheese-like” quesadilla, this Mexican food is always very appealing to the palate. There have been many different adapted styles of making this tortilla wrapped dish and it’s always fun to experiment on the ingredients that you want to add or substitute. You can often find quesadillas as appetizers in restaurants, but it’s not a bad thing to make it a whole meal by itself at all.
If you love chili pepper, you won’t go wrong with enchiladas. This corn tortilla wrapped wonder can be made with different fillings like meat, vegetables, potatoes or seafood, which is then covered with pepper sauce that can go as spicy as you want it to be. Although originally a street food, enchiladas have now become part of the most sought after Mexican restaurants in the country.
Who doesn’t know what a taco is? We’re all fond of it whether it’s hard-shelled, soft shelled, puffy or crispy. It’s a great snack and party food. It’s easy to prepare and you can have a variety of taco filling prepared and let your guests choose whatever they want to put in. This Mexican food is probably the most fun to experiment with. You can put vegetables, cheese, salsa, meat, seafood or whatever else you want that will go great with wheat or corn tortilla.
This classic chicken dish made it to the top 5 Mexican foods to try because it’s a dish that can be done in different variations and you still won’t go wrong. Pollo Asado is simply grilled chicken but with a twist, in the Mexican case, a twist of lime or orange. The combination of fresh cilantro, ground cumin, chili, garlic and serrano used to marinate the chicken will make you feel that home cooked meal goodness wherever you’re eating.
So there we are with the must-try Mexican foods. Which one’s your favorite?