Here are a few of the iconic recipes that have defined our family since forever. Many of these recipes became a part of this list through the hospitable kitchens of friends and relatives. We have tried to give credit to the talented chefs and hosts that contributed to this collection, but don’t hesitate to post a comment if we left anyone out!

Just click on a link to view the recipe:

Howard Lee’s Grilled Tri Tip

Sandy’s Yam Souffle

Jane’s Baked Egg Dish

Emma’s Menudo

Chole’s Ceviche

Emma’s Beans

Emma’s Tamales

Jackson’s Spanish Paella

Emma’s Chili Beans


Emma’s Salsa

Chole’s Salsa

Emma’s Flour Tortillas


Emma’s Banana Pudding

Emma’s Rice Pudding

Picadillo (Chole & Rebecca)

Chicken Posole

Emma’s Chile Verde Con Queso

Black Bottom Cupcakes (Isaac’s Favorite)

Sopapillas with Miel

Chole’s Asian Chicken Salad

Nadine’s Asian Chicken Salad

Bacardi Rum Cake (a Jackson Family birthday tradition…typically served after the enchiladas)

Howard Lee’s Fresh Cranberry Relish

Pico de Gallo Salsa

Tomatillo Salsa

Howard Lee’s Spicy Hummus

Emma & Howard Lee’s Southwestern Rub

Howard Lee’s BBQ Sauce


Rhea’s Rice & Peas

Chole’s Clam Chowder

Emma’s Sopa de Pollo

14-Carat Carrot Cake

Jane’s 14-inch Strawberry Pizza

Emma’s Galletas

Nadine’s Spicy Applesauce Cake

Howard Lee’s BBQ’ed Red Snapper Vera Cruz

Jicama Salad

Rebecca’s BBQ Sauce

Howard Lee’s Smoked Pulled Pork with BBQ

Howard Joseph’s Paleo Banana Muffins


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