Over the years I've posted dozens of margarita recipes and quite a few taco recipes as well! Needless to say, I have quite the collection of Cinco de Mayo ready recipes and drinks that will help you celebrate. Here are some of my Favorite Recipes to Make for Cinco de Mayo...or any day for that matter!
Favorite Cinco de Mayo Recipes
Roasted Tomatillo and Jalapeño Salsa
After making this easy salsa, you'll never want to buy store bought salsa again! Tangy, spicy and perfect for scooping up with chips or spooning over tacos.
I could eat an entire bowl of queso, anyone else? This is an easy 5-ingredient recipe to add to your party table.
The Ultimate Guacamole
My absolute favorite way to make guacamole for a crowd, or just for the four of us, loaded with fresh ingredients and topped with salty cotija cheese, cilantro and plenty of lime. Absolutely addictive!
Grilled Mexican Corn Salad
All of the flavors and ingredients of Mexican street corn off the cob and in a bowl. This is a must make side dish for any Cinco de Mayo dinner.
Watermelon Salad with Cilantro & Cotija
Fresh, delicious and the perfect combination of sweet and salty. I love this salad!
Fish Tacos with Coconut Avocado Crema
Simply put, I love fish tacos! These are simple, fresh and delicious and topped with a creamy and decadent coconut avocado crema.
Crockpot Shredded Beef Tacos
Quite possibly one of my all-time favorite recipes, these crockpot shredded beef tacos cook low and slow and are packed with flavor! Start them in the morning and the meat will be ready come party time.
Grilled Shrimp Tacos
Simple, delicious and perfect if you are grilling outdoors this Cinco de Mayo! Get your skewers ready.
Sweet and delicious chili mango and creamy slaw take these Mahi Mahi Fish Tacos over the top!
Ranch Chicken shredded and full of flavor, cooked slow in the crockpot, make the best chicken tacos! This easy weeknight taco recipe is a family favorite.
Chicken Chili Pasilla Pasta Casserole
Not in the mood for tacos, make pasta! This green chili pasta is spicy and cheesy and oh so good.
Whether it's for Super Bowl or Cinco, Michelada's are always a great choice! Here's how to set up a self serve Michelada Bar and here's a great recipe for a from scratch Spicy Michelada.
Creamy Coconut Margarita
This is by far one of my favorite drinks to make anytime of year! Creamy coconut mixed with lime and silver tequila is one delicious margarita.
Spicy Mango Jalapeno Margarita
If you like spicy cocktails, you are going to love this fruity drink. It's sweet, spicy, smokey and strong.
Coconut Blood Orange Margarita
Looking for a pretty pink drink to celebrate Cinco? These blood orange coconut margs are another cocktail favorite.
Looking for a fun cocktail that's not your traditional margarita? Try Chichis! These are dangerously delicious.
Mexican Wedding Cookies
The traditionalist in me loves Mexican Wedding Cookies! They are the perfect sweet bite to follow all of those chips and guacamole.