Braised Carrots Recipe

By amgill | 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 amgill | April 8, 2021

Low Sodium | Heart Healthy | Whole30 & Paleo friendly Variations | 100% Plant-Based & Vegetarian Variations Choose Your Flavor Adventure Options Versatile! Use whatever ingredients you have on hand at the time, what you are craving or the macros you’re going for. You can create a new meal every time you make this! Or…

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Moroccan-Inspired Lamb Kefta Kebabs and Syrah-Infused Couscous “Risotto” Recipe

By Kirsten Sandoval | March 23, 2021
Wine-infused couscous risotto with Moroccan inspired lamb kefta kebabs on top

Looking for an easy, yet impressive food and wine dinner party menu? How about recipes for your next date night at home? Or, are you looking for the perfect Syrah wine and food pairing? These recipes are perfect for you! Around the globe, barbecue and grilling is part of the fabric of the culture, with…

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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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Choose-Your-Flavor-Adventure Braised Beans Recipe

By Kirsten Sandoval | January 28, 2021
braised canned black beans

How to transform ordinary canned or cooked beans into a healthy restaurant-quality side dish in minutes: make them with Mesa de Vida’s Recipe Starter Sauces! Use any flavor of our sauces, and any canned or cooked bean you have on hand for an instant meal upgrade. Enjoy these tasty and healthy braised beans as a…

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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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Smoky Latin Bean and Cheese Enchilada Recipe

By Kirsten Sandoval | December 16, 2020
Homemade vegan bean enchilada recipe with Mesa de Vida Smoky Latin Cooking sauce and vegan cheese sauce

This is an easy, healthy enchilada recipe that takes just minutes to make! Transform the humble pantry-staple favorite – a can of beans – into a delicious and flavorful filling for your homemade enchiladas by simmering with our Smoky Latin flavor recipe starter and cooking sauce. This high-fiber, heart-healthy filling gets wrapped up in any…

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Crispy Oven-Baked Smoky Latin Bean and Cheese Taquitos Recipe

By Kirsten Sandoval | December 8, 2020
Plate of crispy oven-baked taquitos, a side of sour cream on a colorful Mexican plate

It’s so easy to make these delicious, fiber-rich, flavor-packed vegetarian bean and cheeze taquitos! They’re crispy on the outside, have a tasty filling, and are a great quick meal option any time of day! Crispy Oven-Baked Bean Taquitos Recipe Notes: Cheese – or Cheeze – it up! Regular shredded cheese works for these healthy taquitos,…

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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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