Saucy Shredded Caribbean Chicken with Fresh Mango Sauce Recipe

By Kirsten Sandoval | September 21, 2021
A fresh lettuce leaf filled with a saucy braised Caribbean chicken made with Mesa de Vida sauces and a drizzle of homemade easy mango sauce

This is an easy chicken recipe that is big on flavor! Serve up this saucy, juicy flavorful meat in lettuce wraps, or over hot cooked rice, or cauliflower rice for a tasty, sweet & savory, bowl. The fresh-made mango sauce is such a delicious compliment to our spicy, complex Caribbean-inspired braising sauce. As the meat…

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Low-Carb Cauliflower Nachos Recipe

By Kirsten Sandoval | August 20, 2021
Low-Carb Roasted Cauliflower Nachos

Think cauliflower is boring? This recipe will help change your mind! Savory, saucy meat, roasted cauliflower, and your favorite nacho toppings make a healthified, nutrition-boosted version of nachos! This low-carb cauliflower nacho recipe is a crave-worthy nosh for binge-watching your favorite series on tv, a fun family dinner, or a great appetizer if you’re hosting…

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Saucy Skillet Eggs – Choose Your Flavor Adventure!

By Kirsten Sandoval | May 24, 2021

Eggs cooked in a flavorful, savory sauce are popular all around the globe. In Tunisia, Israel, or Morocco it may be called Shakshuka or Shakshouka, in Mexico it may be called Huevos Rancheros (eggs cooked in ranchero sauce), Uova al Pomodoro in Italy, or Eggs in Purgatory. Whether it’s for a quick and healthy breakfast…

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Braised Carrots Recipe

By Kirsten Sandoval | April 16, 2021

This recipe for braised carrots is a simple, elevated side dish for any night of the week. I made my braised carrots using our North African flavor recipe starter sauce for Moroccan-inspiration, but you can use any flavor of our globally-inspired recipe starter sauces that you like! Simple carrots as a boring side dish? Not…

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Choose Your Flavor Adventure – Power Bowl Recipe

By Kirsten Sandoval | April 8, 2021

This easy-to-make power bowl recipe is nourishing, satisfying, and delicious. The perfect flavor-packed meal any time of day! This recipe is a great meal-prep option, as well. Make the ingredients ahead of time and store them in the refrigerator so you can assemble this tasty bowl whenever you’re ready to nourish yourself. Low Sodium |…

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Whole30 Chicken Taco Recipe – Chick-A-Jica Tacos!

By Kirsten Sandoval | March 15, 2021
healthy chicken tacos on jicama slices

This is a healthy and delicious Whole30 chicken taco recipe! It’s also Paleo and Keto-friendly, gluten-free, low-calorie, and lower carbohydrate chicken taco recipe that is incredibly easy to make. This flavorful saucy chicken filling made with our Smoky Latin flavor Recipe Starter Sauce is perfect for any taco, burrito bowl, or even as an enchilada…

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Chicken Tagine Recipe

By Kirsten Sandoval | February 5, 2021
A saucy, delicious, lemony chicken tagine recipe in a pot

Mesa de Vida’s North African flavor Recipe Starter Sauce helps you create this incredibly delicious, easy, and flavor-packed chicken tagine recipe! This stewed chicken braised in rich, complex Moroccan flavors is a fantastic go-to weeknight chicken dinner. This chicken tagine recipe is also a great option for a casual dinner party menu, or date-night-in meal!…

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Braised Chicken with Caribbean-Coconut Sauce

By Kirsten Sandoval | January 27, 2021
saucy braised Caribbean chicken recipe

This is a 4 ingredient, 20-minute quick skillet braised chicken recipe packed with incredible flavor. Our Caribbean flavor Recipe Starter Sauce makes it easy to create an exciting, gourmet meal in minutes! Serve over steamed white rice, or cauliflower rice. This recipe is Whole30 and Paleo compatible, gluten-free, and low in sodium (adjust salt to…

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Hamburger, Potato and Cabbage Soup with a Global Gourmet Twist!

By Kirsten Sandoval | November 18, 2020
Instant Pot full of Creole hamburger and potato soup

Hamburger, potatoes, cabbage and canned tomatoes – simple, staple ingredients. Transform these basics into a gourmet meal with a global flavor twist when you start with a jar of Mesa de Vida recipe starter and cooking sauce! This hamburger soup recipe is written for the electric pressure cooker (Instant Pot, Ninja Foodi, etc.), where it…

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Melting Potatoes Recipe (Braised Potatoes)

By Kirsten Sandoval | October 29, 2020
flavorful sliced potaotes

This Melting Potatoes recipe is a great potato side dish to make for special occasions, but easy enough to make on a busy weeknight. Best Recipe to Make with Russet Potatoes Simple ingredients – potatoes and broth – transform into something incredible with a touch of Mesa de Vida. This is one of the best…

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