The Best Recipes on the Internet: Mexican

Don't be a slave to search results—we gathered a team of bloggers and cookbook authors to pick 25 Mexican recipes that will never let you down, from guacamole to queso fundido.

CarnitasFinal

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Carnitas

Best Recipe: Diana Kennedy via Food52

Cara Eisenpress says: Fatty pork butt doesn’t need a lot of fussing to become a main dish worthy of your taco. In fact, all it really needs are water, salt, and an oven to become crispy-on-the-outside, tender-on-the-inside, best-you’ve-ever-had carnitas. This recipe will make your oven a mess, but its technique shows you how simple Mexican cooking can be.

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