Peppers Authentico Mexicano ~ Pinecrest

Peppers – the laid back, fast casual Mexican eatery with locations in Brickell and SoBe is now open in Pinecrest!  They just opened a cool new location in Dadeland Plaza; the shopping center that has Roasters & Toasters and Five Guys on US-1.  Their new digs include festive murals, hanging foliage, decorative vintage-style tile work,…

La Mexicana Cantina & Grill

If you’ve noticed from my recent posts and insta pics, I’ve been all about Mexican cuisine lately.  I’ve tried a couple of new tequilas, mexican restaurants in the area and I’m also really excited for Cantina La Veinte to open at the Icon.  So, I decided to give a neighborhood place a visit.  It’s called…

Pork Chops with Mango Salsa

What do you do when your house is overflowing with mangoes?!? Well, you find any way to eat them and make them a part of your meals! I was inspired to make pork chops more lively with a mango salsa on top.  I looked up a few recipes and decided to use the main ingredients…

Steak Fajitas!

Don’t know what to do with your steak leftovers? Turn them into a fun meal of steak fajitas! I made them very simply with some sauteed peppers and onions (with a dash of cumin, salt, & pepper), tortillas, monterey jack cheese, store bought salsa, avocado (never used the guac that I bought), and some plain…