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Everyone gets an individual portion with this vegetarian, Tex-Mex mini casserole. A normal-size casserole like this would take close to an hour to bake—these are ready in half the time. Heatproof ramekins are a cook's best friend—we use them all the time to hold ingredients while cooking. You can buy them at most grocery stores.

Recipe: Mini Chile Relleno Casseroles

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Baja-Battered Fish

Baja-Battered Fish

You may not think of fish as a taco ingredient, but the Mexican-inspired fish-taco craze is beginnin…View slide
Black Bean & Salmon Tostadas

Black Bean & Salmon Tostadas

Pickled jalapeños, cilantro and avocado perk up convenient canned salmon for a quick tostada toppin…View slide
Chilaquiles Casserole

Chilaquiles Casserole

Our version of this enchilada-style chilaquiles casserole is packed with nutritious beans and vegeta…View slide
Crispy Turkey Tostadas

Crispy Turkey Tostadas

Shredded leftover turkey tops homemade tostadas in this Tex-Mex favorite. Making your own tostada sh…View slide
Mini Chile Relleno Casseroles

Mini Chile Relleno Casseroles

Everyone gets an individual portion with this vegetarian, Tex-Mex mini casserole. A normal-size cass…View slide
Poblano & Skirt Steak Fajitas

Poblano & Skirt Steak Fajitas

This variation on fajitas pairs fresh poblanos with steak and scallions. Skirt steak has fabulous fl…View slide
Roasted Vegetable Enchiladas

Roasted Vegetable Enchiladas

Filled with bell peppers, pinto beans, mushrooms and onions, these colorful enchiladas can be mostly…View slide
Tex-Mex Taco Salad

Tex-Mex Taco Salad

This version of the chain-restaurant favorite has fresh flavors and a healthy nutritional profile. V…View slide
The EatingWell Taco

The EatingWell Taco

Building the perfect taco is a very personal task—cheese under meat, cheese on top, no cheese at a…View slide
Tijuana Torta

Tijuana Torta

A Mexican-style torta is just like a burrito, except the “wrapper” is a hollowed-out roll instea…View slide
"Fajita" Burgers

"Fajita" Burgers

This healthy burger recipe features a spicy fajita burger slathered with a spicy chipotle mayonnaise…View slide
Grilled Fish Tacos

Grilled Fish Tacos

Instead of deep-frying the fish for these fish tacos, we coat the fish with a flavor-packed chile ru…View slide
Huevos Rancheros Verdes

Huevos Rancheros Verdes

Huevos rancheros or “ranch eggs” is a classic Mexican dish that is great for a quick dinner. Tra…View slide
Vegetarian Taco Salad

Vegetarian Taco Salad

Nobody will miss the meat in this colorful, zesty vegetarian taco salad. The rice and bean mixture c…View slide
Beef & Potato Salad with Smoky Chipotle

Beef & Potato Salad with Sm…

In central Mexico, this salad is a standard—served as an appetizer, main dish or taco filling. Ser…View slide
Bean & Butternut Tacos with Green Salsa

Bean & Butternut Tacos with…

Beans and roasted butternut squash make an outstanding vegetarian taco filling. For the best flavor,…View slide
Tortilla Soup

Tortilla Soup

Here's a version of chicken tortilla soup that's both super-easy and delicious. To make it even quic…View slide
Shrimp Veracruzana

Shrimp Veracruzana

Veracruzana is a dish full of onions, jalapeños and tomatoes from the Mexican state of Veracruz. He…View slide
Chicken with Quick Mole Sauce

Chicken with Quick Mole Sauce

Rich, dark and delicious, mole is a signature sauce in Mexican cooking. There are many variations, b…View slide
Chorizo Migas

Chorizo Migas

Migas, scrambled eggs with strips of tortillas, is a tasty breakfast or quick dinner. Poblano pepper…View slide
Beef & Bean Enchiladas

Beef & Bean Enchiladas

These beef enchiladas, topped with a zesty green and red homemade sauce, are perfect for a party or …View slide
Carne Asada Tacos

Carne Asada Tacos

These flank-steak soft tacos are so tasty and easy, they should be in everyone’s repertoire. Plus …View slide
Chiles Rellenos with Chicken

Chiles Rellenos with Chicken

These pan-fried chiles rellenos are stuffed with a skinny chicken-and-corn filling. Serve with salsa…View slide
8-Layer Taco Salad

8-Layer Taco Salad

This gorgeous and colorful 8-layer taco salad recipe is made healthier by using ground turkey in pla…View slide
Pinto Bean Chilaquiles

Pinto Bean Chilaquiles

This Mexican chilaquiles recipe is a one-skillet dish made with corn tortillas and eggs. Making chil…View slide
Chicken Taco Bowls

Chicken Taco Bowls

This chicken taco bowl recipe uses the underside of a muffin tin as a mold to bake cute little homem…View slide
Vegetarian Spinach Enchiladas

Vegetarian Spinach Enchiladas

This vegetarian enchilada recipe is weeknight-fast when you skip the step of filling and rolling the…View slide

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