Authentic and easy-to-make Mexican recipes are available at AllRecipes.com and Real Simple. Real Simple provides authentic Mexican recipes that take 30 minutes or less to prepare. AllRecipes.com offers easy Mexican recipes sorted by rating.
One easy, authentic Mexican dish on Real Simple is roasted vegetable and refried bean tostadas. Start by tossing 10 ounces trimmed and quartered button mushrooms, 2 thinly sliced zucchini and 2 chopped bell peppers with 2 tablespoons olive oil and 1/2 teaspoon salt. Cook the vegetables at 400 degrees Fahrenheit for 20 to 25 minutes, tossing halfway through. Place 8 corn tortillas on a baking sheet and brush each with olive oil, then top with refried beans and cheddar cheese, and bake at 400 degrees Fahrenheit for five to seven minutes. Serve with the vegetables, sour cream and cilantro and hot sauce.
On AllRecipes.com, an easy recipe for authentic Mexican rice is available. Add 1 cup long-grain rice to a saucepan with 3 tablespoons heated vegetable oil. Stir the rice constantly while cooking and sprinkle with 1 teaspoon garlic salt and 1/2 teaspoon cumin. When the rice is puffed and golden brown, add 1/4 cup chopped onion, and cook until the onions are tender. Mix in 1/2 cup tomato sauce and 2 cups chicken broth and bring to a boil, then cover and simmer over low heat for 20 to 25 minutes.