Easy Christmas Dinner del real foods

Christmas time is upon us. It is the season to be merry and jolly, sharing tons of joy, warmth, laughter and quality conversations with loved ones. A wholesome dinner will complete your delightful celebrations. At Del Real Foods, we have come up with a selection of original recipes to add flavor to spice up your memorable gatherings. These dishes are savory and easy to prepare; you are bound to impress your guests at the dining table, to keep them asking for second helpings!

First up, we will be introducing a recipe that features the signature Del Real Foods® Al Pastor, which carries an authentic taste of Mexican cuisine. The tender pork slices are marinated and positively oozing with flavor, enhanced with pepper and spices that will pack a punch to your pasta and keep your belly warm during the chilly season. 

Pineapple Al Pastor Pasta

  • 1 Package Del Real Foods® Al Pastor
  • 1 lb. Rigatoni or Penne Pasta, cooked according to directions on package
  • 1 Tbsp. Tomato Paste
  • 1 Tsp. dry basil
  • 2 oz. Shredded Parmesan Cheese
  • 1 small Pineapple, cut into chunks
  • 2 oz. Cilantro, chopped

Get the full recipe at: https://delrealfoods.com/recipes/pineapple-al-pastor-pasta/

Bring the festive spirit to your Christmas dinners with this next dish! Casserole dishes are the epitome of home-cooked food. For this recipe, we will be going the extra mile by adding Del Real Foods® Shredded Chicken, which are made with our unique home recipe using quality chicken breasts marinated in its own juices and seasoned with a blend of spices. 

Easy holiday dinner del real foods

Tortilla Casserole

  • 1 32oz package Del Real Foods® Shredded Chicken
  • 12 Corn Tortillas, cut into sixths and fried or baked to make chips.
  • 28oz can whole tomatoes in juice, drained
  • 2 Canned chipotle chiles en adobo
  • 1 ½ tablespoons vegetable oil or olive oil
  • 1 large white onion, sliced ¼ inch thick
  • 3 Garlic cloves, peeled and finely chopped
  • 2 ½ cups of chicken broth, vegetable broth or water
  • Salt if needed
  • 1/3 cup Sour Cream thinned with a little milk
  • ¼ cup grated Mexican dry cheese (añejo) or you can use Romano or Parmesan cheese.
  • 1/3 cup of chopped fresh cilantro

Get the full recipe at: https://delrealfoods.com/recipes/tortilla-casserole/

Kick-start your dinner festivities with this feisty entree with an authentic Mexican taste! The Tortilla bake is a mildly-spiced pastry, so most guests would be able to enjoy it. The recipe features Del Real Foods® Pork Chile Verde, made from meat simmered in tomatillo and chili pepper sauce for that palatable dash of spice. 

One-Pan Chile Tortilla Bake

  • 1 package Del Real Pork Chile Verde
  • 1 tablespoon olive oil
  • 1 teaspoon cumin
  • 1 teaspoon dried oregano
  • 1 teaspoon salt
  • Salt if needed
  • 1 cup frozen corn
  • 1 can pinto beans, drained and rinsed
  • 18 corn tortillas
  • 2 cups red enchilada sauce
  • 16 ounces shredded Monterey Jack cheese

Get the full recipe at: https://delrealfoods.com/recipes/one-pan-chile-tortilla-bake/