Cooking for Cinco de Mayo

This weekend is Cinco de Mayo!  It’s a great time for celebration, as well as great food!  Here are some delicious dips, appetizers, dinners, desserts and drinks to get the party started!

Dips & Guacamole

Super nachos

Warm mexican crab dip

Pineapple salsa

Queso fundido with corn bread dippers

Mexican cheese fondue

Mango salsa

Basil guacamole

All the guacamole you could eat

Appetizers & Finger Food

Guacamole soup

Cinco de Mayo fruit cup

Fried chicken empanadas with chili con queso dip

Chicken and tortilla soup

Chorizo pepper hand pies

Mexican sushi bites

Main Dishes

Mexican chorizo noodle bowl

Tamales made easy

Taco salad

Chicken tacos

Tequila lime shrimp

Mexican black bean pizza

Chicken Fajitas with spice rub

Grilled chicken tostadas

Portobello and zucchini tacos

Lighter beef tacos

Tequila-orange grilled shrimp

Chicken chilaquiles

Beef taquitos

Fish tostadas with chili lime cream

Tortilla casserole


Margarita pie

Cinnamon crisps


Sopaipillas with chocolate sauce


Mexican brownies

Tres leches cake

Cinnamon apple burrito


Tres leches layer cake

Mexican wedding cookies


Frozen strawberry mango margaritas

Frozen strawberry margaritas

Watermelon margaritas


Spanish sangria

Even more margarita recipes

Kids sangria

What are you going to have at your party?  Share your ideas below.


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