Tag: Mexican

Capirotada (Remembering Dad & Grandma P)

Capirotada (Remembering Dad & Grandma P)

My father sent me this recipe from his AOL email account way back in September of 2012. My abuela used sliced white bread and cheddar cheese, I think. And my mama probably did the same; why screw with perfection? My hermanos might recognize the book 

Crock Pot Pinto Beans (Frijoles)

Crock Pot Pinto Beans (Frijoles)

To 2 cups of well rinsed, good beans from the Colorado highlands (or lesser beans from somewhere else), add 7 cups of cold water, half an onion (or a couple of crushed garlic cloves), a small dried chili, and some epazote or a few cilantro