Mushroom Tacos

Recently on Hungry in Brooklyn, we were lucky enough to get a lesson in taco making from the very talented Chef Ivan Garcia of Mesa Coyoacan.  Armed with a new confidence in Mexican cooking and a tortilla press, I set out to create the perfect do-it-yourself Mushroom Tacos.  These tacos make a delicious hearty vegetarian … [Read more...]

Pico De Gallo

Tomatoes are nearing the end of their season and what better way to send them out with a bang than with a delicious homemade pico de gallo? This recipe is fresh and crisp, and goes well on everything from tacos to eggs.  *For a lovely bruschetta, swap the cilantro and the lime juice with parsley and balsamic vinegar and … [Read more...]

Mackerel Ceviche

Ceviche is something I always order when I’m out but I have never bothered to make it because it seemed so fancy I figured it was difficult.  Well guess what?  It’s not.  One trip to Yerba Buena made me realize that ceviche is one of the most elegant & easy dishes you can possibly make.  Check out the video below and … [Read more...]