Budget Friendly

  • Mexi-Chili
    La Preferida's Mexi-Chili is the perfect recipe to warm the body and soul! With only five main ingredients and super simple instructions, this heart-healthy bowl of goodness helps you stay out of the kitchen and with the ones you love.
    Makes: 7 servings
  • Refried Black Bean Cakes
    Refried black beans get a crispy makeover with this rendition of delicate bean cakes. Smother them in some subtly, smoky Chipotle sauce for a tantalizing treat.
    Makes: 6 patties
  • Super Nacho Platter
    Game day wouldn't be the same without some Super-sized snacks like La Preferida's famous nachos! Easy to make and even easier to clean up since nothing will be left behind.
    Makes: 4-6 servings
  • Fideo with Sardines and Red Sauce
    Got your eye on Italian tonight? Try this meatless dish that uses savory sardines instead. Don't fear the fishy flavor, basil and bay leaves create an earthy aroma in your kitchen and palate!
    Makes: 3- 4 servings
  • Mexican Stuffed Bell Peppers
    Simple and scrumptious is the name of the game, and no one plays it better than our peppers! Packed with fluffy Spanish rice and baked to perfection, you can't deny the tasty outcome. Substitute beef with our Vegetarian refried beans for another option.
    Makes: 4 servings
  • Cactus “Nopalitos” Salad
    Never fear the Nopalito! It's firm consistency, similar to a green bean, can withstand even the most intense of dressings – So no soggy salads here! Add a splash of refreshing Naranja Agria Vinaigrette and you're ready for any summer time celebration.
    Makes: 6 servings