Tag Archives: Mexican Style Chorizo

Cornbread Whoopie Pies

5 Jan

I love whoopie pies of all flavors and colors; chocolate, pumpkin, maple, oatmeal, peanut butter, chocolate chip, etc. If you can think it up, I will eat it! But I’ve never had a savory whoopie pie before and it’s been on my to-do list for a while. Cornbread seemed to make the most sense for the cake but if you have any other ideas, please share! You’ll notice below that I decided to use a non-dairy cream cheese. Instead of making the whoopie pies dairy, I chose to add delicious Mexican Style Chorizo in the filling. I just love jalapeno cornbread with sausage and each bite was the perfect mix. Continue reading

Potato Chorizo Tacos with Avocado Salsa

25 Sep

I am absolutely in LOVE with Jacks Gourmet Sausages and the Mexican Style Chorizo is no exception! This spicy fatty sausage is packed with so many delicious spices, such as garlic, paprika, chili pepper and red peppers. Every bite takes a you on a unique journey like no other kosher sausage can give you and I suggest you run out right now (well, wait until you’re done reading this recipe) to buy your own package. In fact, I think you should buy one of every flavor and try them all. The Hot Italian is my second favorite! I’ve cooked the sausages in so many different ways by adding them to a chili or even just sticking them in a hot dog bun, but my new favorite recipe was inspired by Rick Bayless‘ Potato Chorizo Tacos with Avocado Salsa. That man is the master of authentic Mexican cuisine and I would take his advice in the kitchen any day of the week! Continue reading