Tag Archives: Mexican

Shredded Chipotle Beef Tacos

At the beginning of the summer a new restaurant opened on Elgin called El Camino. They’re all about tacos, tequila and raw bar. I wrote about them in a previous post and how they’ve inspired me to up my own taco game. In that post I wrote about the crispy fish tacos, pico de gallo, […]

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Tomato Jalapeño Enchilada Sauce

What is your favourite food? People often ask me what my favourite food or dish is. That’s an impossible question. It all depends on what I’m in the mood for, or what is in season at that given time. However, lately Katie and I have been on quite the enchilada kick. They are so amazingly […]

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Mexican Rice Bowl

It’s 6pm. You’ve just got home from work and it’s already cold and dark. Yup, November is here. That awkward month between the beautiful autumn season and the snowy Christmas holidays. As someone who loves outdoor sports, November is always a transition month for me. Too cold to run, but not cold enough to skate […]

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Tilapia Fish Tacos

Tilapia Fish Tacos

Whenever I go to Katie’s cottage on Chandos Lake, I take full advantage of a few things; the boat, playing with her family dog Flicka, and using their BBQ. A few weeks ago we were down at Chandos with some of her family and I decided to make tilapia fish tacos, grilled on the BBQ. […]

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Pulled Chicken Enchiladas

You hear a lot of people get excited to go home to their parents house for a nice “home cooked dinner”. I get excited to go home to make my parents dinner. Don’t get me wrong, they are awesome cooks, but I love to share my passion with them – plus, their kitchen is stellar. We […]

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Huevos Rancheros

It’s a beautiful Sunday morning. Sunny. Blue skies. Headache. Yes, a headache on a Sunday morning. Big shocker, I know. Here’s what happened. Katie’s Dad John is in town this weekend for a conference, so we brought him out to the Market last night. Since he loves beer and live music, we took him to […]

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