Mexican Chop Salad at El Vez

I’m not really a fan of upscale Mexican food (see my review of Alma de Cuba) but I have to admit, El Vez had me hooked on the Mexican Chop Salad. With the fried tortilla stips, cheese, and mostly romain lettuce, it’s not the healthiest salad around. But it’s got all kinds of crunchy textures, beans, corn, and tomatoes, and just thinking about the cumin-lime … Continue reading Mexican Chop Salad at El Vez

Spicy Soy Chorizo Enchiladas

Working from home the other day while contractors injected insulation into my roof and walls, I had the time to let a sauce simmer on the stove and make something a little more complicated for dinner. I also had a some leftover groceries from Trader Joe’s, and a hankering for enchiladas, and this recipe was born. Enchilada Sauce 1Tbs. olive oil 3 cloves of garlic, … Continue reading Spicy Soy Chorizo Enchiladas