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There’s no Cinco de Mayo celebration without authentic Cinco de Mayo Mexican Recipes. The victory at the Battle of Puebla which took place during the Franco-Mexican War is the reason today we celebrate Cinco de Mayo today. It’s celebrated with friends, family, and good food for all to enjoy throughout the day.

The typical spread includes quite a few different dishes including, tasty margaritas, taco bars with all of your favorite toppings, homemade Mexican rice, and other delicious Mexican dishes that are both homemade and delicious.

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14 Authentic Cinco de Mayo Mexican Recipes – You Need

If you are looking for some delicious Cinco de Mayo Mexican recipes to celebrate with this year, these are a few festive recipes that are sure to be a hit during the celebration.

Mexican Street Corn and Roasted Sweet Potato Tacos

These easy to make tacos are loaded with flavor and lots of texture. They’re a mix of sweet and savory and they’re also completely vegetarian.


Whether it’s used as a dip or an addition to your favorite tacos, guac is a favorite for many and this the recipe is both healthy and delicious.

Homemade Pico De Gallo

An easy homemade salsa, this Pico de Gallo is perfect for adding a dash of Mexican to any dish or you can serve it as a dip with your favorite chips.

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Mexican Stuffed Poblano Peppers

These fire-roasted stuffed peppers have a zesty mixture of Mexican inspired flavors and are baked in a creamy cheese sauce everyone will love.

Baja Fish Tacos

Baja spices create a unique Mexican flavor that’s topped with fresh Pico de Gallo, avocado and Mexican lime crema for these fish tacos.

 Mexican Rice

Not your traditional Mexican rice, this Spanish rice is made with cauliflower, stewed tomatoes, Mexican seasoning, and other delicious spices.

Chicken Enchiladas

These delicious chicken enchiladas are homemade with a black bean and chicken mixture that’s covered in a nice red chili sauce.

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Spicy Shrimp Tacos with Avocado Crema

These tacos are made with tender shrimp and then marinated in spicy seasonings and topped with homemade avocado crema and slaw.

White Queso Dip

No party would be complete without the white queso dip that can be served with chips or as a topping
to your favorite rice or Mexican dish.

Vegan Chili with Bean Millet

A hearty and satisfying vegan chili that is loaded with delicious veggies, legumes, and grains. This chilly is filling and you can make enough to feed a crowd.


Popular street food in Mexico, pepitos are known as Mexican steak sandwiches that are made with sirloin steak and topped with tasty dishes.

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Instant Pot Salsa Chicken

A simple keto chicken recipe that’s filling and low carb. Serve the chicken with a side of beans and rice for an extra delicious dish.

Quick and Easy Pulled Pork Chalupa

These chalupas are made in just under 30 minutes but can be slow cooked all day in the slow cooker if
you wish. They easy to pull together and everyone will enjoy this Mexican dish.

Chicken Queso Soup

A low-carb take on the traditional dish, this soup is a bit spicy but still extremely delicious. The recipe is keto-friendly and will be a hit with soup lovers.

Do you have a special way of celebrating Cinco de Mayo?

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