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Sinaloa

A farmer’s paradise with an extraordinary cuisine that reflects the bounty of its land and coast

Stretching along northern Mexico’s west coast, Sinaloa is nicknamed “Mexico’s breadbasket” because it produces 40% of the food for the entire country. Its extraordinary cuisine reflects the bounty of the land and coast and is a source of pride for its people. It’s known for chilorio, especially from Mocorito, which is one of Sinaloa’s many “pueblos mágicos” or magic towns. And its long Pacific coast, home to the destination city of Mazatlán that’s called “the pearl of the Pacific,” is packed with shrimp.

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  • Sinaloa

    A farmer’s paradise with an extraordinary cuisine that reflects the bounty of its land and coast

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  • Jalisco

    Birthplace of tequila, mariachis, birria, and many more beloved Mexican cultural traditions

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  • Texas

    Shares the longest border with Mexico of any of the U.S. border states and home to Tex-Mex cuisine

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  • Sonora

    Known as “Mexico’s great frontier” for its ruggedly beautiful desert landscape, cattle ranches, wheat fields, and at the heart of its cuisine is carne asada

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  • Guanajuato

    Considered the birthplace of Mexico’s independence and one of the most beautiful and historical states

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  • Yucatán

    Land of the Mayan legacy with a cuisine unlike any other in Mexico

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  • Puebla

    A main culinary hub where many of Mexico’s most iconic dishes originated and the home of Cinco de Mayo

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  • Oaxaca

    A hub of art and cuisine that has been largely influential on Mexico’s gastronomy and culture for centuries

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  • Michoacán

    Known as “the soul of Mexico” for its deep heritage, home to the “carnitas capital of the world,” and the world’s largest producer of avocados

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  • Mexico City

    Mexico’s independent capital city and one of Latin America’s great culinary capitals

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  • Campeche

    An ancestral home of the Maya along the Gulf of Mexico

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  • Baja California Norte

    Home to the quintessential border town of Tijuana and a cultural melting pot with an exciting regional cuisine in the making

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  • Baja California Sur

    Home to one of Hollywood’s favorite vacation destinations, natural wonders, and an inventive, playful cuisine

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Cheese and Shrimp Pasta Bake

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Cheese and Shrimp Pasta Bake

Cheese and Shrimp Pasta Bake Cheese and Shrimp Pasta Bake recipe from Pati’s Mexican Table Season 8, Episode 12 “Home…

Sinaloa Style Chilorio

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Sinaloa Style Chilorio

Sinaloa Style Chilorio Sinaloa Style Chilorio recipe from Pati’s Mexican Table Season 8, Episode 9 “Mocorito, The Land of Chilorio”…

Lobster Chilaquiles

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Lobster Chilaquiles

Lobster Chilaquiles Lobster Chilaquiles recipe from Pati’s Mexican Table Season 8, Episode 6 "El Fuerte, Magic Town" For the salsa:2…

Chickpea Poundcake

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Chickpea Poundcake

Chickpea Poundcake Chickpea Poundcake recipe from Pati’s Mexican Table Season 8, Episode 12 “Home Cooking Sinaloa Style” For the poundcake:1…

Chilorio Migas

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Sopitas con Huevo y Chilorio

Sopitas con Huevo y Chilorio Sopitas con Huevo y Chilorio recipe from Pati’s Mexican Table Season 8, Episode 9 “Mocorito,…

Birria

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Birria

Birria Birria recipe from Pati’s Mexican Table Season 8, Episode 11 “A Day in Sinaloa's Countryside” For the Birria:4 to…

Habanero Shrimp Burger

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Habanero Shrimp Burger with Habanero Tartar Sauce

Habanero Shrimp Burger with Habanero Tartar Sauce Habanero Shrimp Burger with Habanero Tartar Sauce recipe from Pati’s Mexican Table Season…

Habanero Tartar Sauce

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Habanero Tartar Sauce

Habanero Tartar Sauce Habanero Tartar Sauce recipe from Pati’s Mexican Table Season 8, Episode 10 “Surfside Eats" 1 cup mayonnaise2…

Lobster Rolls with Chipotle Mayo, Pickled Jalapeños and Serrano Cocktail Sauce

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Lobster Rolls with Chipotle Mayo, Pickled Jalapeños and Serrano Cocktail Sauce

Lobster Rolls with Chipotle Mayo, Pickled Jalapeños and Serrano Cocktail Sauce Lobster Rolls with Chipotle Mayo, Pickled Jalapeños and Serrano…

Chilorio Sincronizadas

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Chilorio Sincronizadas

Chilorio Sincronizadas Chilorio Sincronizadas recipe from Pati's Mexican Table Season 8, Episode 9 "Mocorito, The Land of ChilorioMocorito, The Land…

Dulce de Leche Flower Sugar Cookie Sandwich

TV Show Aug 27

Bizcotela Vestida

Bizcotela Vestida Bizcotela Vestida recipe from Pati’s Mexican Table Season 8, Episode 9 “Mocorito, The Land of Chilorio” 1 pound…

Mango, Tomato, Tomatillo, Basil and Jalapeño Salad

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Mango, Tomato, Tomatillo, Basil and Jalapeño Salad

Mango, Tomato, Tomatillo, Basil and Jalapeño Salad Mango, Tomato, Tomatillo, Basil and Jalapeño Salad recipe from Pati’s Mexican Table Season…

Campechano Tacos with Street Style Salsa

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Campechano Tacos with Street Style Salsa

Campechano Tacos with Street Style Salsa Campechano Tacos with Street Style Salsa recipe from Pati’s Mexican Table Season 8, Episode…

Street Style Salsa

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Salsa Callejera

Street Style Salsa Street Style Salsa recipe from Pati’s Mexican Table Season 8, Episode 4 “Los Mochis, Street Taco Favorites"…

Milanesa Torta with Matador Guacamole and Melty Cheese

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Milanesa Torta with Matador Guacamole and Melty Cheese

Milanesa Torta with Matador Guacamole and Melty Cheese Milanesa Torta with Matador Guacamole and Melty Cheese recipe from Pati’s Mexican…

Shrimp, Bacon and Crispy Chickpea Tacos with Smooth Guacamole

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Shrimp, Bacon and Crispy Chickpea Tacos with Salsa de Guacamole

Shrimp, Bacon and Crispy Chickpea Tacos with Salsa de Guacamole Shrimp, Bacon and Crispy Chickpea Tacos with Salsa de Guacamole…

Sinaloa Steak and Eggs over Potato Hash with Roasted Salsita

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Sinaloa Steak and Eggs over Potato Hash with Roasted Salsita

Sinaloa Steak and Eggs over Potato Hash with Roasted Salsita Sinaloa Steak and Eggs over Potato Hash with Roasted Salsita…

Roasted Tomato and Jalapeño Salsita

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Roasted Tomato and Jalapeño Salsita

Roasted Tomato and Jalapeño Salsita Roasted Tomato and Jalapeño Salsita recipe from Pati’s Mexican Table Season 8, Episode 8 “El…

French Fries with Chiltepín Salt and Cotija

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French Fries with Chiltepín Salt and Cotija

French Fries with Chiltepín Salt and Cotija French Fries with Chiltepín Salt and Cotija recipe from Pati’s Mexican Table Season…

Serrano Cocktail Sauce

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Serrano Cocktail Sauce

Serrano Cocktail Sauce Serrano Cocktail Sauce  recipe from Pati’s Mexican Table Season 8, Episode 6 “El Fuerte, Magic Town” 1…

Potato Hash Cake

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Potato Hash Cake

Potato Hash Cake Potato Hash Cake recipe from Pati’s Mexican Table Season 8, Episode 8 “El Chepe, Railway to the…

Pinto Bean Soup with Masa and Queso Fresco Dumplings

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Pinto Bean Soup with Masa and Queso Fresco Dumplings

Pinto Bean Soup with Masa and Queso Fresco Dumplings Pinto Bean Soup with Masa and Queso Fresco Dumplings recipe from…

Matador Guacamole

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Matador Guacamole

Matador Guacamole Matador Guacamole recipe from Pati’s Mexican Table Season 8, Episode 5 "A Taste of Mazatlán" 2 jalapeño chiles4…

Orejas

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Chocolate Dipped Orejas

Chocolate Dipped Orejas Chocolate Dipped Orejas recipe from Pati’s Mexican Table Season 8, Episode 8 “El Chepe, Railway to the…

Smooth Guacamole

TV Show Aug 24

Salsa de Guacamole

Salsa de Guacamole Salsa de Guacamole recipe from Pati’s Mexican Table Season 8, Episode 4 “Los Mochis, Street Taco Favorites”…

Traditional Capirotada with Mango and Plantains

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Traditional Capirotada with Mango and Plantains

Traditional Capirotada with Mango and Plantains Traditional Capirotada with Mango and Plantains recipe from Pati’s Mexican Table Season 8, Episode…

Guava Pie

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Guava Pie

Guava Pie Guava Pie recipe from Pati’s Mexican Table Season 8, Episode 5 "A Taste of Mazatlán" For the crust:3…

Chipotle Oyster Soup

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Chipotle Oyster Soup

Chipotle Oyster Soup Chipotle Oyster Soup recipe from Pati’s Mexican Table Season 8, Episode 2 “Altata, Hidden Gem by the…

Shrimp Machaca and Potato Burritos

TV Show Aug 22

Shrimp Machaca and Potato Burritos

Shrimp Machaca and Potato Burritos Shrimp Machaca and Potato Burritos recipe from Pati’s Mexican Table Season 8, Episode 2 “Altata,…

Serrano Salsa Cruda

TV Show Aug 22

Serrano Salsa Cruda

Serrano Salsa Cruda Serrano Salsa Cruda recipe from Pati’s Mexican Table Season 8, Episode 2 “Altata, Hidden Gem by the…

Taquitos Dorados Ahogados

Recipes

Taquitos Dorados Ahogados

Drowned Crispy Taquitos   Taquitos Dorados Ahogados recipe from Pati’s Mexican Table Season 8, Episode 1 “A Local's Tour of Culiacán”…

Enchiladas de Suelo or Enchiladas from the Floor

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Enchiladas de Suelo

Enchiladas from the Floor Enchiladas de Suelo recipe from Pati's Mexican Table Season 8, Episode 801 "A Local's Tour of…

Governor Shrimp Tacos

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Story Goes… Governor Shrimp Tacos

The story goes, governor shrimp tacos, or tacos gobernador de camarón, were created in the state of Sinaloa in the…

shredded pork

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Chilorio Burritas

Chilorio Burritas Chilorio Burritas from Pati's Mexican Table, Season 1, Episode 2 "Foods of the Mexican Revolution" 3 pounds boneless pork…

chilorio burritas recipe

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Chilorio for Cinco de Mayo!

Memories from growing up in Mexico City revolve around one celebration or another and mostly center on the foods that…

Pati's Mexican Table

Episode 801: A Local’s Tour of Culiacán

Pati visits Culiacán, the capital of Sinaloa. Founded in 1531, Culiacán is the center of trade for produce, meat, and…

Pati's Mexican Table

Episode 802: Altata, Hidden Gem by the Sea of Cortez

Altata is a small coastal town with stretches of beautiful beaches. Pati meets locals and chefs as the town embarks…

Pati's Mexican Table

Episode 804: Los Mochis, Street Taco Favorites

Pati heads to Los Mochis, a coastal city in the northern region of Sinaloa that was founded by Americans in…

Pati's Mexican Table

Episode 805: A Taste of Mazatlán

Sinaloa's premiere resort town has 13-miles of beautiful coastline and some of the best restaurants in Mexico. But Mazatlán has…

Pati's Mexican Table

Episode 806: El Fuerte, Magic Town

Pati is in El Fuerte, one of Mexico's "Pueblos Mágicos" or magic towns. Now a quiet colonial town, El Fuerte…

Pati's Mexican Table

Episode 807: Jinetes, Adventure in the Mountains

Pati travels into the mountains of Sinaloa to the tiny village of Jinetes. The small population of barely 100 people…

Pati's Mexican Table

Episode 808: El Chepe, Railway to the Past

The El Chepe railway is a historic passenger train offering stunning views of the Sinaloa countryside and the Copper Canyon.…

Pati's Mexican Table

Episode 809: Mocorito, The Land of Chilorio

Mocorito is known for one of Sinaloa's most beloved recipes: a slow-simmered pork dish called chilorio. Pati visits Victoria Gonzalez,…

Pati's Mexican Table

Episode 810: Surfside Eats

Celestino Gasca didn't exist until about 30 years ago and is becoming a vacation destination due to its magnificent beaches…

Pati's Mexican Table

Episode 811: A Day in Sinaloa’s Countryside

Known as "Mexico's Breadbasket," Sinaloa produces about 40% of the meat and produce consumed in all of Mexico. Pati travels…

Pati's Mexican Table

Episode 812: Home Cooking Sinaloa Style

Pati visits home cooks and an iconic restaurant to sample some of Sinaloa's most beloved dishes. She meets a family…