12 Easy Cinco de Mayo Recipes
With the Cinco de Mayo celebrations just around the corner, we've put together a list of easy Mexican recipes perfect for your get-togethers this weekend. So put on your sombrero, and bring out you red, white and green spirit with some of the best crowd-pleasers for your Mexican fiesta.
Cheese Flautas with Cilantro Pesto
Kick off the party with filled and rolled-up fried corn tortillas.
Freshen up with America's favorite Mexican drink.
Baja Fish Tacos
Bring out the best of Baja with Dos Equis Amber-battered fish tacos.
Traditional Mexican drink made from vanilla rice milk and ground cinnamon.
Lighter Chicken Enchiladas
Tortillas rolled around chicken, spicy chipotle peppers, and topped with Monterey Jack cheese.
Churros con chocolate
Add a sweet treat to your Cinco with cinnamon fried dough strips and thick, Mexican chocolate as a dipping sauce.
Easy Cheesy Black Bean Burritos
Going vegetarian on Cinco de Mayo never tasted so good.
Fire-roasted Restaurant Style Salsa
Add some bright colors to the table with a fresh salsa and jalapenos for a little kick.
Shredded Beef Tacos
Serve up slow-cooked chuck roast beef and your favorite toppings on corn tortillas.
Spanish for "little blood", this is Mexico's version of a Bloody Mary in a shot glass. Serve with lime juice and tequila.
Tequila Lime Grilled Chicken
Try this zesty, marinated chicken, lime, and tequila dish!
The Best-Ever Guacamole
Mashed avocados, freshly chopped cilantro, and grilled limes.
Have another great Cinco de Mayo recipe you'd like to share? Let us know in the comments below!