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Authentic Mexican Recipes for Every Occasion

Aug. 12, 2021

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As the  #1 tortilla company in the U.S., Mission has always focused on authentic Mexican products and flavors. The tortilla can be used in a variety of ways to create the traditional Mexican recipes you love.


Mexican Air Fryer Chicken Tacos combine fried chicken cubes, with cabbage, cucumber, guacamole, salsa, pickled jalapenos, and cilantro. These air fryer chicken pieces served in Soft Taco Flour Tortillas make for a flavorful meal. 

For Mexican Street Corn Chicken Tacos corn kernels are charred in a skillet and then mixed with mayonnaise, cheese, jalapenos, and seasoning. Combine the corn mixture with taco seasoned and skillet cooked chicken breast slices on an Organic Flour Tortillas. These tacos taste like they are fresh off the local food truck. 

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Mexican Street Corn and Chicken Nachos use Restaurant Style Thin and Crispy Tortilla Chips topped with spiced and grilled corn, rotisserie chicken, and Monterey Jack cheese and then baked until the cheese melts. Drizzle with salsa verde and then sprinkle sliced radishes, queso fresco and jalapenos on top for a flavor-packed snack or appetizer. 

For Carnitas Nachos layer Organic Blue Corn Tortilla Chips with slow cooker pulled pork, Mexican cheese, black beans and bake until the tips of the pulled pork start to brown. Top with diced Roma tomatoes and cilantro. 

Nachos with Mexican Ground Beef and Olives combines browned ground beef with tomatoes and olives, sprinkled with cheese. Serve with Organic Yellow Corn Tortilla Chips


Tostadas are a crisy, flat tortilla topped with your favorite Mexican toppings. You can easily make your own recipe with one of our Tostada products. Or try this Chorizo & Chicken Tostadas recipe that crisps our Organic White Corn Tortillas in a skillet. Then topped with cooked chorizo, rotisserie chicken, sliced avocado, salsa, and sour cream.  

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Quesadillas are made with two flat tortillas filled with cheese and other fillings or with one tortilla folded in half then cooked on a griddle or in a pan. Our Green Chile Chicken Quesadillas are made with shredded chicken, green chile sauce, pinto beans, and Monterey Jack cheese. Made with our large Burrito Flour Tortillas there might be enough to share!

Doesn’t a dessert quesadilla sound yummy? This Mexican Chocolate S'mores Quesadilla Recipe is a mix of an American classic, s’mores, with cinnamon and cayenne pepper added for a traditional Mexican chocolate flavoring. Misison’s Street Tacos Flour Tortillas make this dessert perfectly individually sized.


Want to find out why enchiladas traditionally made with corn tortillas and covered in chili-based sauce are a well-loved Mexican dish? Try these Corn Tortilla Enchiladas with Chicken! Made with both red and green enchilada sauce, you’ll have the opportunity to discover which one is your favorite. Shredded chicken, mozzarella cheese, taco seasoning and salsa are rolled into Extra Thin Yellow Corn Tortillas, topped with enchilada sauce and cheese, then baked. 

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Taquitos means little tacos and these Air Fryer Chicken Taquitos in 5 Minutes are an easy way to make these fun treats for an after school snack or to munch on in front of the game. Roll chopped rotisserie chicken, salsa and shredded cheese into Carb Balance Soft Taco Flour Tortillas. Then spray the ends with cooking oil to hold together the seal. Cook in an air fryer until golden brown. 

For a twist, try these Churro Cheesecake Taquitos that combine the tastes of the classic Mexican dessert, churros, with the cooking style of taquitos. Pre make taquitos by frying rolled Street Tacos White Corn Tortillas. Then pack with cream cheese, powdered sugar, cinnamon, and heavy whipping cream. The final touch is a sprinkling of cinnamon sugar and a dollop of whipped cream.

Mix and max your favorite ingredients with your favorite cooking methods and Mission’s wide variety of products for endless ways to create authentic Mexican dishes!


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