38 Cinco de Mayo Recipes

A roundup of Cinco de Mayo recipes for your Mexican celebration – everything from appetizers, dinner recipes, side dishes and dessert!

A roundup of Cinco de Mayo recipes for your Mexican celebration - everything from appetizers, dinner recipes, side dishes and dessert!

We are one week away from Cinco de Mayo… the day that makes it perfectly acceptable to consume nothing but chips, salsa, guacamole, and margaritas for all the live long day. Quite a lovely foodie holiday, isn’t it?

I’ve wrangled together a list of Cinco de Mayo recipes that are perfect for celebrating this very festive Mexican holiday. There’s everything from appetizers to dinner and dessert; I’ve got all of your bases covered. Enjoy!

Appetizers

1. Black Bean Salsa
2. Chile con Queso
3. Cream Cheese-Stuffed, Bacon-Wrapped Jalapeños
4. Guacamole
5. Homemade Restaurant Style Salsa
6. Jalapeño Popper Dip
7. Mango-Pineapple Salsa
8. Queso Fundido
9. Salsa Verde with Hatch Chiles
10. Seven Layer Dip
11. Slow Cooker Spicy Beef Queso Dip
12. Taco Dip
13. Ultimate Nachos with Beer-Braised Carnitas
14. Warm Black Bean Dip

MY OTHER RECIPES

Dinner

15. All-American Beef Chili
16. Beef Enchiladas
17. Chicken Tortilla Soup
18. Chili-Rice Dinner
19. Chipotle Chicken and Corn Chowder
20. Favorite (Hardcore) Chili
21. Frito Pie
22. Grilled Fish Tacos
23. Ground Beef Tacos
24. Homemade Taco Seasoning Mix
25. Mexican Rice
26. Slow Cooker Steak Fajitas
27. Tamale Pie
28. Thick and Hearty Chili
29. Wendy’s Copycat Chili
30. White Chicken Chili

Dessert

31. Alfajores
32. Caramel-Topped Flan
33. Dulce de Leche Brownies
34. Dulce de Leche Cheesecake Squares
35. Fried Ice Cream
36. Margarita Cupcakes
37. Salted Mexican Chocolate-Chile Caramels
38. Tres Leches Cake

What are your favorite Cinco de Mayo recipes??