Planning your Cinco de Mayo menu? If you’re looking for Cinco de Mayo recipes to make your party one to remember, this is the list that will help you out. From appetizers to dessert ideas, you won’t fall short of easy Cinco de Mayo food to prepare for your friends and family.
Cinco De Mayo Recipes | Cinco de Mayo Food
Cinco de Mayo is the time when you get your Mexican cookbook out and prepare all those mouth-watering Mexican food. I’m pretty sure this isn’t your first party but if it is the first time you’ll be hosting one, let me help you out with some Cinco de Mayo recipes that will be a sure hit this year!
Your Cinco de Mayo party won’t be a party without guacamole. If you love guacamole, you’ll love this easy homemade recipe. Click here to read more!
2. Individual Seven-Layer Dips
This would be perfect for a party. People don’t have to stand by the table to have a dip, they simply have to carry it around. Get the recipe here.
If you simply can’t decide what kind of salsa to serve, take your pick on our collection of 19 amazing recipes. Check them out here.
4. Shortcut Chicken and Green Chilies Empanadas Recipe
This would be a great snack or appetizer for your party. If your craving emapanadas, this is an awesome recipe to try. See it here.
5. Chicken Enchilada Dip
Gooey and cheesy, who can ever resist this easy to make dip recipe. Make it more healthy by adding some corn and beans. Get the recipe here.
6. Taco Cupcakes
I love tacos but when you make it in these cute tiny bite-size “cupcake” portions, I love them even more. Check how you can make them here.
A yummy Mexican dish using pork broth and corn tortillas. Get the recipe here.
8. Skirt Steak Tacos with Jalapeno Slaw
Find out how to make skirt steak tacos the right way. I’m sure this will be your favorite taco! Check it out here.
9. Loaded Mexican Pizza
This is not your ordinary pizza. It’s a scrumptious pizza stuffed with beans and meat topped with your favorite Mexican toppings. Head over to the recipe here.
10. One Pot Chicken Enchilada Pasta
If you love quick and easy meals that will save you from washing a lot of dishes, this is the recipe for you. Check it out here.
11. Tomatillo Shrimp Ceviche
It takes a few hours for the prep time, but I guarantee, it will be totally worth it. Get the recipe here.
12. Queso Blanco Cinco de Mayo Burger
Give your burger a Cinco de Mayo twist with this recipe. Who doesn’t love burgers right? Check the recipe here.
13. Slow Cooker Carnitas
You’ll love the delicious aroma of this dish coming from your slow cooker. This recipe may test your patience. Check it out here.
14. Grilled Margarita Steak
All the flavors of a margarita soaked up by this mouth-watering steak. Get your grill fired up for this recipe. Check it here.
15. Mexican Street Corn
Take a simple corn to the next level and make it Mexican. It’s the perfect Cinco de Mayo side dish. Get the recipe here.
16. Cilantro-Lime Turkey Taco Lettuce Wraps
Make your taco healthy by using turkey and lettuce. I’m sure you’ll love this light dish. Check it out here.
17. Baked Cheesy Refried Bean Taquitos
You’ll love the combination of spice and bold flavors in this Mexican dish. Get the recipe here.
18. Chicken Fajita Rice
Make this well-seasoned chicken and rice for your Cinco de Mayo dinner. It tastes even better than a Mexican restaurant. Check it out here.
19. Crispy Black Bean and Rice Burrito
A quick, easy and healthy wrapped meal you can serve this Cinco de Mayo. Get the steps here.
20. Philly Cheese Steak Quesadilla
Melted cheese oozing with tender crisp veggies and roast beef. Did your mouth water as mine did? Get the recipe here.
21. Churro Cupcakes
Bake these adorable cupcakes and make your celebration a fiesta! Get the recipe here.
22. Tres Leches Cake
A sponge cake covered with three milks. Prepare to be addicted to this creamy goodness. Check the recipe here.
23. Sombrero Pinata Cookies
Cookies with a surprise. This is a great Cinco de Mayo dessert recipe the kids will go nuts for. Get the recipe here.
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