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Our Favorite Dinner Recipes for El Dia de la Madre

Author Your Holiday Inspiration Guru | April 20, 2020

Celebrate the special woman in your life by making a delicious dinner for El Dia de la Madre! We have everything you need to get ready. Keep the menu simple so that you aren't overwhelmed on the day of your dinner and can enjoy this special time! 

Take a look at our favorite dinner recipes to find a dish that is just right. You'll find everything you need at your local Amigos

Dia de la Madre Brunch Recipes

Black Bean Quesadillas

Serving: 4

Prep Time: 15 minutes

Cooking Time: 15 minutes

black bean quesadillas

Looking for a quick and easy dinner recipe for your dinner? Look no further! These satisfying quesadillas take just 15 minutes to whip up and are so tasty with black beans, but pinto beans will work well too. Want to kick up the heat? Pick up Pepper Jack cheese to add to the filling. Serve with a dollop of sour cream, salsa, and a side of mixed green salad.

See full recipe: https://www.amigosunited.com/rs/Recipes/ViewRecipe/3732

Chili-Rubbed Steaks & Pan Salsa

Serving: 2

Prep Time: 20 minutes

Cooking Time: 20 minutes

chili-rubbed steaks and pan salsa

Any cut of steak will work for this recipe, but we especially like the flavor and texture of rib-eye with these seasonings. Look for a thinly cut steak from our butcher. Sprinkle with chili powder before cooking and top with fresh salsa. Round out the meal with a cold ale, our chile-garlic roasted sweet potatoes, and vinegary coleslaw. 

See full recipe: https://www.amigosunited.com/rs/Recipes/ViewRecipe/3506

Pork Fajitas with Smoky Cherry Salsa

Serving: 4 

Prep Time: 45 minutes

Cooking Time: 45 minutes

pork fajitas with smoky cherry salsa

Our pork fajitas are sure to become a staple in your kitchen! Combine grilled pork tenderloin with flavorful onions and peppers, then top with a chipotle-infused cherry salsa for a sweet and smoky result. Pair with Manchego cheese for an unexpected yet delicious twist. 

See full recipe: https://www.amigosunited.com/rs/Recipes/ViewRecipe/3831

Sheet-Pan Chicken Fajitas

Serving: 4 

Prep Time: 20 minutes

Cooking Time: 40 minutes

sheet-pan chicken fajitas

One sheet pan is all you'll need to whip up these zesty chicken fajitas! Slice chicken breasts into crosswise strips, then season with a coat of chili powder, cumin, garlic powder, and salt. Stir in bell peppers and onions before placing in the oven to brown. Serve in warmed tortillas and top with your choice of lime wedges, cilantro, sour cream, avocado, and pico de gallo! 

See full recipe: https://www.amigosunited.com/rs/Recipes/ViewRecipe/3910

Slow-Cooker Braised Pork with Salsa

Serving: 8

Cooking Time: 7-8 hours

slow-cooker braised pork with salsa

This slow cooker meal is so easy to prepare and even easier to enjoy! With just a few ingredients, you can produce a flavorful and tender pork stew in 6-7 hours. Serve over rice or quinoa with a dollop of sour cream and sprinkle with cilantro. 

See full recipe: https://www.amigosunited.com/rs/Recipes/ViewRecipe/3439

Southwestern Calico Corn

Serving: 6

Prep Time: 25 minutes

Cooking Time: 25 minutes

southwestern calico corn

Heat together poblano pepper, bell peppers, and corn until tender. Stir in chili powder, cumin, and salt for a burst of flavor. Add hominy (dried corn that's had its hull removed) and continue stirring until heated through. Garnish with lime and enjoy! 

See full recipe: https://www.amigosunited.com/rs/Recipes/ViewRecipe/3511

Tortilla Soup

Serving: 6

Prep Time: 30 minutes

Cooking Time: 45 minutes

tortilla soup

This chicken tortilla soup is both super-easy and delicious. Make this recipe even easier by using crumbled baked tortilla chips in place of the homemade tortilla strips. Serve with crispy tortilla strips, cheddar cheese, and cilantro.

See full recipe: https://www.amigosunited.com/rs/Recipes/ViewRecipe/3633

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