The name Enchilada comes from the spanish verb enchilar which mean “to add chili pepper to”. In this recipe we will be creating a savory filling wrapped in tortillas and topped off with a delicious chili sauce!
This recipe is adapted from The Garden Grazer.
This is a pretty obvious recipe but many people haven’t had the treat of a non-meat BLT yet – and that’s a shame! “Fake bacon” is available at most grocery stores now, and has come a long way in terms of flavor . Just make sure to read the list of ingredients – many companies put egg white in to make it crispier. Why make just a regular sandwich with these ingredients when the flavors are so good you can make it a double decker?
What’s tropical about this recipe, you ask? Absolutely nothing except the fact that it’s a really simple – leaving you lots of lounging time in the hammock! Ahhhh.
Nice paired with an easy cold salad such as tossed dark greens, a healthy cole slaw, 3-bean salad, pickled beets, or tomatoes or cucumbers in vinaigrette.
This is a sweet and spicy burrito that will get you up and ready to take on the day!
Ahhh… açaí (pronounced ‘ah.sigh.ee’).
A small purple berry picked from a palm tree and packed with nutrition!
These babies are filled with:
Don’t worry if you don’t live in Brazil where the berry grows- the frozen packs will give you all the nutrition.
If you haven’t shopped for acai before, check the frozen isle of your grocery store. The most common brand sold is Sambazon which can also be ordered online! Alternatively, I hear Trader Joe’s sells their own brand in stores that I have yet to try.