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 Top 13 Veg Homemade Mexican Recipes

  Last Updated : Jan 28,2020

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Top 13 Veg Homemade Mexican Recipes

A Touch of Mexican Magic

Top 13 Veg Homemade  Mexican RecipesMexican cuisine is as vibrant as the land it hails from. With the rustic wholesomeness of beans and corn, the juicy touch of tomatoes and onions, and the irresistible gooeyness of cheese, Mexican cuisine has something for everybody and has found a place in the hearts of people all over the world.

Not only have Vegetarian Mexican restaurants opened in many Indian neighborhoods, but even bakeries and small eateries have one or two popular Mexican choices as part of their main menu.

The best part about Mexican style cuisine is that there is a lot of variety. You can plan a complete party menu with homemade dishes that don’t seem repetitive. Take the Mexican Nacho Soup and the crunch of the nacho garnish makes it a great hit.

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Pick the Rajma Bean Sprouts and Lettuce Tossed in Guacamole Salad and the dynamic range of textures and tastes will stun you. Have a shot at the Mexican Cheese Fondue and the cheesy gooeyness will pamper your palate.

Mexican Cheese FondueMexican Cheese Fondue

We have presented a selection of Mexican dishes that includes all-time favourites like the Mexican Cheese Fajita and the Veg Burrito as well as exotic treats like Mexican Tarts with Refried Beans and Sour Cream . Some dishes like Mexican Rice are packed with flavour and also very filling, so you can make it as a one-dish meal on a busy day.

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Indian's love Bean Tacos or Mexican Tacos as the beans taste just like Rajma. There is also the delightful Black Bean Soup which is very Indian in taste.  

You could make the ever famous Corn Tortillas for Mexican wraps.  We have also included some unique fusion dishes like the Mexican Dosa that are guaranteed to kindle everybody’s curiosity.

Tortillas For Wraps and RollsTortillas For Wraps and Rolls

Mexican dishes  like Guacamole, Nacho Chips, Mexican Salsa, Refried Beans Stuffed Whole Wheat Tortilla with Green Tomato Salsa, Refried Beans, etc.,  can be stocked up, while others can be prepared in advance and kept ready to be assembled before dining. Some ingredients like salsa and nacho chips are also available readily in stores so you can buy them if you are very hard-pressed for time.
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With picks from this article and our website, you can plan an entirely unique and exciting Mexican themed party, with dishes that will amaze your guests. Happy Cooking!

top 13 veg homemade mexican recipes

 by Tarla Dalal
nacho chips recipe | corn chips | homemade Mexican nacho chips | deep fried Indian style nacho chips | with amazing 15 pictures. Who doesn’t like nacho chips? From a kid to the most elderly every one enjoys nachos. Nacho chips are supremely versatile. There’s no better option than making homemade Mexican nacho chips gulping it all down with guacamole. Nacho chips are crispy treat for your taste buds and tooth. The characteristics of corn chips are quite different from other chips due to the combination of maize flour and plain flour. The methods of making nacho chips is easy. They are readily available in India but making them at home is healthy and efficient. We have started with knead a dough, combine maize flour, plain flour, oil, carom seeds, dried oregano and salt. We have used little plain flour as maize flour is gluten free and doesn’t have stretchy quality and can break while rolling, so plain flour helps in binding. Knead into a soft dough, make sure it is not sticky. Divide the dough into equal portions and roll them into a roti and cut into triangles. Further take a fork, prick them so that they don’t puff up and comes out crispy. Fry them till golden brown and your fresh deep fried Indian style nacho chips are ready! You can also store homemade Mexican nacho chips in an air tight container or atleast 15 days. corn chips makes a perfect jar snack for your kids and everyone at home. You can also make nacho chips healthy by baking it rather than frying. Enjoy crunchy nacho chips with your favourite dip. Nacho chips can also be used to add a crunch to soups and salads like Mexican Nacho Soup and Mexican Salad. We have also used crushed nacho chips in our recipe for Burrito Bowl, a satiating one-dish meal. Enjoy nacho chips recipe | corn chips | homemade Mexican nacho chips | deep fried Indian style nacho chips | with detailed step by step photos and video below.
 by Tarla Dalal
Indian style guacamole recipe | healthy guacamole | Mexican guacamole | guacamole dip | homemade guacamole | with 16 amazing images. Indian style guacamole is basically had as a dip, spread or even as a salad. guacamole dip can be prepared in a jiffy and it requires no cooking. If you are hosting a party at home, add this guacamole dip to your menu as it is loved by most of the people. A flavourful and healthy avocado-based dip, Guacamole originated in Mexico but has now become popular all over the world not just as a dip but also as a salad dressing and sandwich topping. Ensure you take ripe avocados to avoid a raw taste that displeases the taste buds! Once you have made the right choice of fruit, there is nothing more to this dip that chopping and mixing. All you need to do is scoop out the avocados. Mash well using a fork or a masher to your desired consistency. For the perfect guacamole texture, you want slightly chunky avocado and not very smooth. Add deseeded tomatoes, onion, garlic, coriander adds freshness, green chillies, lemon juice and lastly some fresh cream. Mix well and our Mexican guacamole is ready to be relished! A splash of lemon will help to balance the richness of the avocado in the guacamole and also prevent browning. Fresh jalapenos, smoked paprika, cayenne pepper, chilli powder are some other ingredients that you can toss in for some spice in your Indian style guacamole. A dollop of fresh cream enhances the texture and mouth feel to Indian style guacamole, while the lemon juice imparts a refreshing tang and also prevents discoloration of the avocado pulp. You can also chop or slice avocado and use in recipes like Tostadas, Veg Mexican Tostadas Recipes, Avocado, Tomato and Mozzarella Pasta Salad and Avocado Salad. Enjoy Indian style guacamole recipe | healthy guacamole | Mexican guacamole | guacamole dip | homemade guacamole | with detailed step by step recipe photos and video below.
 by Tarla Dalal
burritos recipe | Mexican burritos | vegetarian bean and rice burrito | how to make easy Indian burrito at home | with 119 images amazing images. burritos recipe | Mexican burritos | vegetarian bean and rice burrito | how to make easy Indian burrito at home is everyone's favourite Mexican dish. Learn how to make easy Indian burrito at home. To make burritos, first make the flour tortillas, Mexican fried rice, refried beans, guacamole, uncooked salsa and sour cream. Once all the ingredients are ready, you can assemble it. Place a tortilla on a clean and dry surface and place ¾ cup of the mexican rice on one side of the tortilla. Put ¼ cup of refried beans, 1 tbsp of guacamole, 1 tbsp of uncooked salsa and 2 tbsp of sour cream evenly over it. Finally sprinkle 1 tbsp of spring onions and 1 tbsp of cheese evenly over it. Fold the two opposite ends of the roti over the stuffing. Start rolling the roti from one open end over the 2 folded sides and wrap it tightly. Repeat steps 1 to 3 to make 5 more burritos. Serve it immediately. Mexican burritos are almost synonymous with Mexican cuisine. Yummy tortillas packed with rice, refried beans, salsa, sour cream and cheese, this dish has everything packed into it. It is self-contained in terms of flavour with a bit of tang, spice and cheesiness, and is quite filling too. This makes it a true one-dish meal. We have shown you how to make everything from the guacamole to the salsa yourself. It might look like much but it is actually very easy because no cooking is required. You just need to prepare the ingredients and mix them up in the right proportions. Once each component is ready, you have to arrange them to make easy Indian burrito at home. It’s as easy as that! Burritos is essentially a meal by itself. However, you can serve it with a refreshing soup like tomato cabbage and bean soup. You can also try other Mexican treats like the Mexican Tarts with Refried Beans and Sour Cream and Mexican Salad. Tips for burritos. 1.The rice in Mexican rice should be cooked only till 85%, so each grain of rice remains separate. 2.For refried beans, the rajma has to be soaked overnight. So plan for it in advance. 3.The rajma should be cooked till done, but it should not turn mushy. 4.For guacamole, buy avocados that are ripe and avoid using over-ripe avocados that are mushy on the inside. To pick the right avocado, place it in your palm and give it a light squeeze. If it has a slight resistance, with no soft spots then it’s ready. 5.For sour cream use thick curd made from full fat cream. 6.Mexican rice, refried beans, guacamole, sour cream can be made in advance and refrigerated. 7.To make uncooked salsa and refrigerate, do so without adding salt. This is because salt might release water. 8.Assemble the burritos just before serving. Enjoy burritos recipe | Mexican burritos | vegetarian bean and rice burrito | how to make easy Indian burrito at home | with step by step photos.
 by Tarla Dalal
Tortillas are at the heart of Mexican cuisine. With many an interesting filling, you can turn these Flour Tortillas into satiating and lip-smacking snacks that can even replace a meal. Here, we have used a wholesome combination of whole wheat flour and plain flour to make these Flour Tortillas. You can even make a large batch of these when you find time and store them in the freezer for quick use on a hurried day.
In this fantabulous Mexican recipe, whole wheat tortillas get a double flavour boost – from the multi-textured refried beans stuffing, as well as from the tangy green tomato salsa. The salsa is a real tongue-tickler, with spring onions, spice powders and other flavour enhancers like coriander and green chillies. The refried beans is equally tasty, with protein-packed rajma and a team of tasty ingredients like onions, tomatoes and spice powders. Refried Beans Stuffed Whole Wheat Tortilla with Green Tomato Salsa gives you a super-tasty way to top up on protein and iron, two essentials for healthy skin. Protein helps maintain the elasticity of skin, while iron ensures a good supply of oxygen to the skin cells, which is necessary to stay healthy. Keep your skin glowing with more of our recipes like Strawberry Banana Smoothie , and Spinach and Carrot Soup .
 by Tarla Dalal
This is not one of those bland, cheesy fondues! It is a spicy treat, a true tongue-tickler that will shake awake your taste buds. Here, two exotic varieties of cheese are perked up with a flavourful, homemade chunky salsa, jalapeno paste, peppy seasonings and a couple of other ingredients, which lend the Mexican Cheese Fondue a perfectly creamy texture and fabulous flavour. Although the ingredients sound exotic, they are now easily available in specialty stores and the gourmet sections of supermarkets and online shopping websites, so you will not have any trouble finding them. When adding the cheese to the fondue, it is important to stir the mixture in the shape of an eight to prevent it from sticking to the bottom. Watch our video to understand the nuances of making this delicacy. You can also try other fondues like@r 22739 and Asparagus Fondue .
 by Tarla Dalal
A snack that is sure to make you drool, the Mexican Cheese Fajita combines the best of everything – wrap, spread and filling! Here, tortillas are lined with creamy guacamole and juicy green salsa, and stuffed with a mouth-watering paneer mixture. The paneer filling combines cottage cheese with crunchy veggies and pungent ingredients like garlic and green chillies, thereby adding a spicy dimension to it. You will love the interplay of flavours and textures in this yummy and sumptuous snack. Enjoy it immediately after preparation. Try other recipes like Paneer Tikka Kathi Rolls and Pahadi Paneer Tikka Wrap .
 by Tarla Dalal
This mexican rice is a quick version and very easy to make. . . It has ingredients which are readily available. All age groups will surely relish this recipe. . . This rice can even be enjoyed in tiffin boxes. . . .
Tarts are usually very attractive, not just because of their dainty size but also because they are open containers that show off their contents! This kind of makes the snack all the more appetizing and makes it impossible to resist. We have used readymade tarts for this recipe, which makes it very easy and quick. Loaded with a tongue-tickling combination of refried beans and sour cream, this snack is sure to please your palate. The refried beans feature a tangy and crunchy combo of ingredients, which match fabulously with the luscious and peppy sour cream. Indeed, the Mexican Tarts with Refried Beans and Sour Cream are sure to be loved by adults and kids. Make sure you serve it immediately after preparation. Try other Mexican recipes like Mexican Rajma, Bean Sprouts and Lettuce Tossed in Guacamole Dressing and Mexican Rajma Corn Pizza .
Indian style Mexican tomato soup | Mexican vegetarian tomato soup | Mexican tomato soup with paneer balls | with 33 amazing images. Indian style Mexican tomato soup is a slightly party style soup which is very pleasing to the palate. Learn how to make easy Mexican tomato soup. Most ingredients for this Mexican vegetarian tomato soup are easily available in Indian kitchens which is mainly rajma, paneer, tomatoes, onions and cheese. To make Mexican tomato soup with cottage cheese balls, combine the tomatoes and 2 cups of water in a deep non-stick pan, mix well and cook on a medium flame for 8 to 10 minutes. Cool, blend and strain. Heat the oil in a deep non-stick pan, add the garlic and spring onion whites and greens and sauté on a medium flame for 2 minutes. Add capsicum and saute for a minute. Add the tomato mixture, sugar, rajma, chilli powder and salt, mix well and cook on a medium flame for 4 to 5 minutes. Keep soup aside. Then to make cottage cheese balls, combine all ingredients, shape into round balls and deep fry till golden brown in colour. Just before serving, reheat the soup, add the cottage cheese balls, mix gently and cook on a medium flame for 2 minutes, while stirring occasionally. That is Mexican! From red rajma, which is a characteristic ingredient of Mexican cuisine, to pungent garlic and crispy capsicum, the Mexican tomato soup with paneer balls recipe features a variety of ingredients that team up well together. The addition of succulent cottage cheese balls and a garnish of grated cheese add to the heavenly flavour and texture of this soup, making it a treat beyond comparison. Tips for easy Mexican tomato soup. 1. Use ripe tomatoes for this soup recipe. 2. Remember to soak rajma at least for 8 hours. 3. Use fresh paneer. 4. Always fry 1 ball and check. If it splits, add little for maida and then deep-fry. Don’t miss on the garnish of cheese. It adds appeal, flavour and texture to this Mexican style tomato soup. Enjoy Indian style Mexican tomato soup | Mexican vegetarian tomato soup | Mexican tomato soup with paneer balls | with step by step images and video below.
tacos recipe | Mexican tacos recipe | Vegetarian Tacos | with 20 amazing images. Travel into the heartlands of Mexico with hearty and satiating tacos, one of the most famous dishes of that region. A crispy taco shell, loaded with wholesome rajma topping and tangy uncooked salsa is a delight, which is enhanced further by peppy sauces, juicy lettuce and oh-so-yummy grated cheese! It is a rustic experience, which warms the heart and fills the tummy with its sensual flavours and mealy textures. Serve the tacos as soon as they are assembled. Notes on tacos recipe. 1. While the rajma mixture is being cooked, lightly mash rajma with the help of a potato masher. Do not mash completely, this is just to give it little consistency and thickness. 2. Then keep on cooking for some more time, while stirring occasionally. Once the excess moisture has evaporated, the rajma topping for the tacos is ready. 3. You should soak the lettuce leaves in ice-cold water for sometime and then chop them, which will give them a nice crunchy texture on the tacos. tacos are very filling, they can be enjoyed as a meal by itself, but if you wish create a Mexican meal with side dishes like Chilli Rellenos, Fresh Fruit Salad with Basil Dressing, Crusty Potato Fingers, Mexican Cheese Fajita and Mexican Fried Rice. Learn to make tacos recipe | Mexican tacos recipe | Vegetarian Tacos | with step by step photos below.
Mexican salsa recipe | Indian style Mexican salsa | homemade fresh tomato salsa | with amazing 29 amazing images. The Mexican salsa recipe is modified to Indian style Mexican salsa which is actually a homemade tomato salsa easy to make. Indian style Mexican salsa dip tastes awesome, with the juicy succulence of tomatoes and spicy crunch of capsicum tinged with spices and herbs. tomato salsa is a handy dish – you can serve it as a dip, as an accompaniment to snacks or innovatively use it in salads, pasta, pizzas and other creations.Popular in Mexican cuisine, it taste great with tortilla chips but can also be used inside Mexican wraps like Burrito and Paneer Tikki Salsa Wrap and also Mexican rice.. homemade tomato salsa is very easy to make and can also be made and stored in the freezer. It is basically a side dish! The method and preparation of Indian style Mexican salsa doesn’t require much time. It can also be easily prepared by an amateur cook as it involves simple steps! Mexican salsa simply adds magic to a boring dish, when I do not have nacho chips available I have it with khakhra. To make homemade tomato salsa we have charred the capsicum on an open flame and de-seed and chopped it finely and also we have blanched and chopped tomatoes finely. Make sure the tomatoes you use are fresh and well-ripen! As well ripened tomatoes makes the best salsa. To proceed in a non-stick pan we have heated some oil and have cooked onions, capsicum and blanched tomatoes followed by the flavouring elements sugar, oregano, chili powder and vinegar together and our Indian style Mexican salsa is ready to be served! You can also use Indian style Mexican salsa as a party starter or quick evening snack with nachos for your family! There’s a variation to the Mexican salsa recipe which is uncooked salsa where ingredients are not cooked! Salsa is available in packaged form and in many restaurants yet making it at home is efficient and also healthy! Enjoy homemade salsa recipe with nacho chips!! Enjoy Mexican salsa recipe | Indian style Mexican salsa | homemade fresh tomato salsa | with detailed step by step recipe photos and video below.
refried beans recipe | Mexican veg refried beans | Indian style healthy Mexican refried kidney beans | pressure cooker rajma | with 29 amazing images. refried beans recipe | Mexican veg refried beans | Indian style healthy Mexican refried kidney beans | pressure cooker rajma is a simple Mexican dish used as a part of other delicacies. Learn how to make Indian style healthy Mexican refried kidney beans. To make refried beans, soak the rajma in enough water in a deep bowl and keep aside for overnight. Next day, drain well. Combine the rajma, tomatoes, chopped onions, garlic, green chillies, salt and 1 cup of water in a pressure cooker and pressure cook for 5 whistles. Allow the steam to escape before opening the lid. Keep the rajma mixture aside. Heat the oil in a broad non-stick pan, add the finely chopped onions and sauté on a medium flame for 1 minute. Add the rajma mixture, chilli powder, cumin seed powder, sugar, butter and salt, mix well and cook on a medium flame for 2 to 3 minutes, while stirring occasionally. Mash the mixture lightly using a potato masher. Use as required. If the word re-fried gives you a scare, worry not, this famous Mexican veg refried beans is not refried at all! ‘Re’ in Mexican simply means ‘very’ or ‘thoroughly’, so this dish is simply a sumptuous preparation of cooked beans sauteed thoroughly with onions and tongue-tickling spice powders. Myriad ingredients added when cooking the rajma, such as tomatoes, green chillies and garlic give it a saucy consistency and a finger-licking flavour as well. These pressure cooker rajma can be refrigerated once done, and enjoyed with any meal, from breakfast and dinner, to a quick snack anytime you feel hungry, just as they do in Mexico. Serve with Taco Shells or just wrap in Flour Tortillas with a salad and Salsa. This Indian style healthy Mexican refried kidney beans has the goodness of protein and calcium from the rajma. Both these nutrients help in the bone strengthening process. The onions and tomatoes perks up the flavours, while also lending freshness and a handful of antioxidants. For all health conscious we suggest, you reduce the quantity of oil and butter and avoid the sugar completely. Tips for refried beans. 1. While cooking rajma ensure that it is perfectly cooked. 2. These refried beans can be refrigerated for a day or two. Enjoy refried beans recipe | Mexican veg refried beans | Indian style healthy Mexican refried kidney beans | pressure cooker rajma | with step by step photos.
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Top 13 Veg Homemade Mexican Recipes
 on 08 Jan 20 08:25 PM

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Tarla Dalal    Munna, thanks for the feedback on the Mexican article.
09 Jan 20 11:17 AM