Technically, calabacita is Spanish for squash, but in New Mexico the word is generally used to mean this traditional dish made from squash. Calabacitas recipes are like green chili stew recipes in NM – everybody has one and it is the best.
Calabacitas Con Queso y Elote~Zucchini With Cheese and Corn
Cheese Stuffed Zucchini / Calabacitas Rellenas de Queso Recipe on Yummly
Zucchini with Corn and Cheese ( calabacitas con elote y queso )
Mexican Comfort Food! Zucchini with Corn and Cheese (calabacitas con elote y queso). So yummy on it's own or served with some Mexican rice. We add milk to the broth for extra creaminess and we use Monterey Jack Cheese.
CALABACITAS-Mexican Squash: My childhood comfort food **This is one of my favorite Mexican sides; such a healthy alternative to rice and refried beans. To make it even a little lighter, go easy on the(Bake Squash Comfort Foods)