Arrachera recipes

Arrachera Mex-Tex Beef

Arrachera Mex-Tex Beef

Tex-Mex cooks eventually reinterpreted arrachera beef, or ‘arracheras’ as the beef fajitas found frequently on menus in U
Mexican Shepherd's Pie

Mexican Shepherd's Pie

1 1/2 lbs arrachera beef, cooked and diced. Preheat oven to 400 degrees. Prepare mashed potatoes, using sour cream instead of milk
Three Easy Sauces

Three Easy Sauces

I served these sauces with Scallop Potato Stacks and small skewers of grilled marinated arrachera, flank steakParting Shot
Cilantro with Mushrooms--Another Happy Accident

Cilantro with Mushrooms--Another Happy Accident

 We ate it as an accompaniment to grilled marinated arrachera, or skirt steak. Pan-Fried Mushrooms with CilantroCilantro with Mushrooms--Another Happy Accidentby Victoria ChallancinAt a birthday party dinner last week I enjoyed the yummiest mushrooms cooked with garlic and cilantro
Creamy Poblano Pepper Strips (Rajas)

Creamy Poblano Pepper Strips (Rajas)

"A great filling for tacos or topping for grilled arrachera. Char the poblano chiles directly over the gas flame on the stove or under the broiler until blackened on all sides

A holiday in Mexico - Part 2

) and "Arrachera de Res" (Skirt steak served beaten and breaded, like a Wiener Schnitzel). In this post I am going to write about a trip we took, as part of the prize that Jane won
Year’s End

Year’s End

Arrachera Tex Mex beef. 2015 was a good and promising year in the food exploration department. This is the 50th post for the year — I’m not including any actual recipes today, but just a tying up of 2015, and some photos for meals I never got a chance to write-up (or simply didn’t take sufficient notes for, or are just not ready for prime time — such as the below)
Tex-Mex Barbecue Pork Tacos

Tex-Mex Barbecue Pork Tacos

An example is fajitas are often thought of as a Tex-Mex item but they have the same dish in northern Mexico it is called Arrachera

Rojo Gusano

Arrachera steak with relish, onions, and morita salsa. Rojo Gusano. Rojo Gusano, (“red worm”) a Mexican spot in Albany Park is making waves for good reasons

Rojo Gusano

Arrachera Taco with mojo de ajo, relish, onions and mora salsa, and the Charred Butternut Squash Taco with kale, farmer's cheese, and cascabel tomatillo salsa
Ricotta and Fig Bites

Ricotta and Fig Bites

The Best Tex-Mex Arrachera Fajitas by Foodal. These Ricotta and Fig Bites are sweet, salty, tangy, savory bites of goodness
{Slow Cooker} BBQ Pulled Pork Sandwiches

{Slow Cooker} BBQ Pulled Pork Sandwiches

The Best Tex-Mex Arrachera Fajitas by Foodal. You only need 4 ingredients for the most amazing, melt-in-your-mouth BBQ Pork Sandwiches

Steak Fajitas

The Mexican term for grilled skirt steak is arracheras, and its American counterpart is fajitas. Cinco de Mayo, or the fifth of May, is a holiday that celebrates the date of the Mexican army’s 1862 victory over France at the Battle of Puebla during the Franco-Mexican War

America’s Food-Mexican

The best cuts for making carne asada is Arrachera or skirt steak. Mexican Americans have lived in the United States for most of the country’s history