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The Best Cinco de Mayo Recipes

The best Mexican and Tex-Mex Recipes for Cinco de Mayo! | cinco de mayo | Mexican | recipes |

I know many of you love Mexican food, but others are partial to Tex-Mex. I personally can’t get enough of any Mexican or Tex-Mex. My husband could also eat Mexican and Tex-Mex on a very regular basis, and our favorite restaurants in town are Mexican and Tex-Mex. I just love the spices, the guacamole, and the salsa! Yum!

The best Mexican and Tex-Mex Recipes for Cinco de Mayo! | cinco de mayo | Mexican | recipes |


Since Cinco de Mayo is coming up in just over a week, I put together a roundup of some awesome recipes, and I’m including both Tex-Mex and Mexican, so there’s something for everyone! Whether you celebrate Cinco de Mayo or just love some delicious Mexican and Tex-Mex recipes, you’ll definitely want to try some of these!

Fire Roasted SalsaFire Roasted Salsa from Satisfaction Through Christ

Crockpot Tex-Mex Chicken Crockpot Tex-Mex Chicken from Recipes for our Daily Bread

tortillas2This homemade tortilla tutorial from Old House to New Home makes tortilla-making look simple!

southwestern guacSouthwestern Guacamole from Gator Mommy Reviews

SAMSUNG CAMERA PICTURESHomemade Chorizo from Joybee, What’s for Dinner?

refried beansHomemade Refried Beans from A Mother’s Shadow

Authentic-Mexican-Rice-1-1024x768Authentic Mexican Rice from O Taste and See

Buffalo-Chicken-Burritos-main2Smothered Buffalo Baked Burritos with Creamy Lime Ranch Sauce by Carlsbad Cravings

fajita pizzaFajita Pizza on Cornmeal Crust from Num’s the Word

breakfast lasagnaMexican Breakfast Lasagna from Culinary Ginger

creamy chicken enchiladasCreamy Chicken Enchiladas from My Family Mealtime

Street-Tacos6Carne Asada Street Tacos from Pure Grace Farms

crockpot-chicken-posoleCrockpot Chicken Posole from Coffee With Us 3

smoked-turkey-burritos-3-fSmoked Turkey Burritos from Recipes, Food & Cooking

Chick-Fajita-Salad Chicken Fajita Salad from Tumbleweed Contessa

stew-mexican2-054-3-640x407blogMexican Chicken Stew from Simply Fresh Dinners

mexican-taco-pasta-salad-2-fMexican Pasta Salad from Recipes, Food & Cooking

mexican chocolate cakeMexican Chocolate Cake from Raia’s Recipes

Margarita PopsiclesLayered Margarita Popsicles from The Cookie Rookie
(If you abstain from alcohol, you can leave the tequila out and still enjoy these!)

Tres Leches CakeEasy Tres Leches Cake from A Mother’s Shadow

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The best Mexican and Tex-Mex Recipes for Cinco de Mayo! | cinco de mayo | Mexican | recipes |

Carrie Lynn Ingles Groneman

Wednesday 3rd of June 2015

THANK YOU so much for featuring TWO of my recipes!!! I'm thrilled to be part of this round up. Carrie, A Mother's Shadow

Janette @ Culinary Ginger

Wednesday 29th of April 2015

Everything looks so delicious. Thank you for including my Mexican breakfast lasagna.

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Friday 2nd of May 2014

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Thursday 1st of May 2014

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Monday 28th of April 2014

I haven't had breakfast yet, but now I feel like lunch!!! YUM!