Real Simple Food Recipe Collections & Favorites 12 Recipes From the May 2022 Issue of Real Simple 12 Recipes From the May 2022 Issue of Real Simple Cookbook author Rick Martinez gives some of his favorite Mexican dishes a plant-powered twist—and more delicious recipes from the latest issue. By Real Simple Editors April 14, 2022 Advertisement FB Tweet More Pinterest Email Send Text Message Print REAL SIMPLE - May 2022 - Food Feature: Modern Mexican - Eggplant Torta Milanese Credit: Victor Protasio, Food Stylist Emily Nabors Hall, Prop Stylist Christine Keely Sweet Stuff Related Items Shortcut Palmiers Credit: Caitlin Bensel Shortcut Palmiers Get the recipe Make this simple, crispy pastry at home with three ingredients and one supermarket shortcut. Savory, Smoky, Tangy, Bright: Plant-Powered Mexican Related Items Eggplant Torta Milanese Credit: Victor Protasio Eggplant Torta Milanese Get the recipe Crispy slices of fried eggplant and mild, creamy Oaxaca cheese make this satisfying sandwich totally crave-worthy. Elote with mole Verde Credit: Victor Protasio Elote With Mole Verde Get the recipe A bright, tangy tomatillo sauce amps up classic Mexican street corn. Papaya and Jicama Agachile Credit: Victor Protasio Papaya and Jicama Aguachile Get the recipe A refreshing Mexican classic goes vegetarian and makes for a perfect starter or light meal. Radish Chicarrones Credit: Victor Protasio Radish Chicharrones Get the recipe This vegetarian take on chicharrónes is fresh, zesty, and full of flavor. Cauliflower Tacos al Pastor Credit: Victor Protasio Cauliflower Tacos al Pastor Get the recipe These vegetarian tacos pack all the savory, smoky flavor and pineapple tang of the traditional classic. Tofu Asada with Caramelized Refried Beans Credit: Victor Protasio Tofu Asada With Caramelized Onion Refried Beans Get the recipe Tofu is the perfect canvas for a bold spice blend, and even better, it grills up in a flash. 5 Easy Dinners Related Items Five-Spice Steak with Couscous Credit: Caitlin Bensel Five-Spice Steak With Couscous Get the recipe A well-rounded steak dinner easy enough for a weeknight. Swiss Chard Mac and Cheese Credit: Caitlin Bensel Swiss Chard Mac and Cheese Get the recipe Everyone should have a skillet mac and cheese in their repertoire, and this one happens to be loaded with greens! Pesto Egg Toast Credit: Caitlin Bensel Pesto Egg Salad Toasts Get the recipe A simple stir-together pesto brings new life to beloved egg salad. Mango Chicken Curry Credit: Caitlin Bensel Mango Chicken Curry Get the recipe Fresh mango takes this weeknight chicken curry to another level of deliciousness in only 30 minutes. Sheet Pan Fish and Chips Credit: Caitlin Bensel Sheet Pan Fish and Chips Get the recipe This sheet-pan version of the British pub stable is easy enough for a weeknight dinner.