Mexican Seasoning Mix
Having pre-mixed Mexican seasonings on hand are convenient and very economical to make at home.
Yields: Makes 1/2 cup
1/4 cup minced fresh cilantro or 1 T dried cilantro
1 tsp ground cumin
1/2 tsp dried basil
1/2 tsp dried oregano
1/2 tsp garlic powder
1/2 tsp onion powder
1/2 tsp crushed red chili pepper (optional)
Mix everything together.
Store blends with fresh cilantro in the refrigerator. Store blends made with dry cilantro in a jar or sealed container in the pantry.
Use Mexican Seasoning Mix in fajitas and enchiladas.