Since our first opening in 1989, Abuelo’s has consistently been on the leading edge of Mexican cuisine, combining menu creativity, outstanding food and beverage quality, colorful plate presentations and superior service in an impressive Mexican courtyard-themed atmosphere. Every dish is made to order from scratch using only the freshest premium ingredients.
Abuelo’s has received numerous national accolades as the top-ranked Mexican food restaurant, one of America’s top chains, and for offering great meals for less than $20.
Aunt Chilada's Copycat Recipe
2 cups yellow onions, finely diced
1/2 cup garlic, chopped
1 1/4 cups lime juice
3 ounces triple sec
5 ounces tequila
4 ounces butter
1/2 tablespoon coriander, ground
3 tablespoons fresh cilantro, medium diced
1/2 cup poblano peppers, medium diced
1 1/2 tablespoons cornstarch
1 ounce water
36 medium shrimp, sauteed in butter
Saute onions and garlic until tender. In saucepan, add lime juice, triple sec and tequila and simmer for about 5 minutes. Melt butter slowly and stir in ground coriander. Combine all ingredients in saucepan and thicken with cornstarch and water. Top cooked shrimp with the mixture.