Cinco De Mayo Recipes
Try our Cinco de Mayo recipes, like enchiladas, tortilla soup, tacos, and empanadas, and margaritas. Learn how to make your own tortilla chips with guacamole, salsa, and queso. And to top off your Cinco de Mayo menu with tres leches cake, Mexican wedding cookies, flan, and churros.
Taco BarA taco bar lets guests select their favorite fillings and fixings, choosing from chicken, pork, lettuce, radishes, cilantro, cheese, sour cream, salsas, and a squeeze of lime.AdvertisementAdvertisementRecipe
Traditional Tres Leches CakeYou can make this triple milk-soaked cake a day in advance and whip the cream just before serving. Martha made this recipe on "Martha Bakes" episode 711.
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Cinco de Menu: Your One-Stop Mexican Feast
This Baja-inspired spread will help you and your amigos channel the same carefree feeling you'd get from a day at the beach.
Delicioso: Desserts for Cinco de Mayo
Put together a Cinco de Mayo fiesta or a simple but delicious supper with our selection of Mexican dishes. You'll find drinks, appetizers, soups, main dishes, sides, and desserts. Looking for guacamole, tacos, and margaritas? You're in the right place.
Weekend Dinner: Cinco de Mayo FiestaInvite friends for prep-ahead enchiladas, spicy beans, and sundaes - easy as uno, dos, tres.
Tasty Tacos and Quesadillas for Cinco de Mayo
Sweet Cinnamon Horchata for Cinco de MayoThis sweet and creamy milk drink is infused with rice flour and cinnamon for the classic horchata taste in half the time. Finish your cinco de mayo dinner with this delicious beverage (even spike it with rum for the adults) or make any night a fiesta.
Scoop 'Em Up: Salsas and Guacamole for Cinco de Mayo
Cinco de Mayo Fruit CupSweet meets heat in these colorful fruit cups inspired by a popular Mexican street-food snack.
The Shopping List: Cinco de Mayo Fiesta
Cinco de Mayo Chicken and Corn CakesMartha Stewart and Nora Singley use finely ground corn meal to make Mexican corn cakes for a Cinco de Mayo celebration.
10 Most-Pinned Mexican Recipes
Fresh ingredients and bold flavor combos make Mexican food a fast favorite come dinnertime. From timeless taco recipes to inventive side dishes and drinks, we’ve rounded up the top 10 most-pinned Mexican recipes from our Pinterest boards.
Cinco de Mayo Ponzu Marinated ChickenMartha Stewart and Nora Singley share an original ponzu chicken and Mexican corn cakes recipe.
Classic Guacamole for Cinco de MayoEmeril Lagasse explains the mission of the ChIldren's Storefront School, makes guacamole for the taco bar and shows the Storefront kids how to build a taco.
Tres Leche Cake for Cinco de MayoRecipe
Classic FlanUse a 13-inch round serving plate with a rim to accommodate the caramel. Martha made this recipe on "Martha Bakes" episode 711.Recipe
Pozole VerdePozole is a hearty hominy-based stew from Mexico that has numerous iterations. In this green version, tart and tangy ingredients like tomatillos, cilantro, and lime balance rich, fatty pork shoulder.Recipe
Baked Chiles RellenosThe large, thick-fleshed poblano chile has a nice amount of heat, but not too much, and an earthy flavor; it also is the right size for stuffing, as in Mexican chiles rellenos. This recipe originally appeared in "Martha Stewart's Vegetables" (Clarkson Potter).Recipe
Grilled Cheese and Tomato QuesadillasEasy-to-make quesadillas are perfect summertime party food. They're even better when served with Homemade Guacamole.Recipe
Creamy Horchata PopsThis summer-ready riff on creamy Mexican horchata is even cooler than the original: Freeze the cinnamon-rice beverage into lickable ice-pop form.Recipe
Homemade GuacamoleIn a few steps, you can make fresh guacamole to serve with toasted tortilla chips or to accompany our Grilled Cheese and Tomato Quesadillas.Video
Spiced Pineapple Margarita
A fresh and tropical twist on a classic frozen margarita, this pineapple cocktail is the perfect drink to serve any night of the week, especially taco Tuesday!Recipe
Chicken VeracruzanoA bright, zesty topping of tomatoes, lime, cilantro, (surprise!) olives enlivens chicken breasts with a dash of Cinco de Mayo festivity.Video
Avocado HummusCombining these two beloved dips just might be the best snack we've ever tried. If you like guacamole, try this recipe. If you like hummus, try this recipe. We promise, you won't be disappointed.Recipe
Easy ChurrosForgo the traditional frying--and mixing up the batter!--for this Latin American treat. Instead, bake store-bought puff pastry for churros that are easier to make but full of the same spicy sweetness: Muy delicioso!Recipe
Ancho-Chicken and Oregano-Cod TacosDrizzle sliced avocado lightly with lime juice to prevent browning.Recipe
Seasoned Roasted-Corn Salad CupsThis is a fresher take on esquites, Mexican street corn cups. Individual cups work well for entertaining, but the corn salad can also be made in a large serving bowl.Recipe
Spicy Pineapple SlawTo fast-track this recipe, substitute 5 3/4 cups of coleslaw mix for the cabbage and carrots.Recipe
Mango-Mint MargaritasThe mango base can be made the night before. Pulse in the mint before serving.Video
Margaritas 4 WaysTired of the same old margarita? Kick it up a notch with these four twists on the classic cocktail, perfect for a Cinco de Mayo fiesta!AdvertisementAdvertisementVideo
Cinco De Mayo Margarita CupcakeSarah Carey makes Cinco De Mayo-inspired Margarita Cupcakes. With a tangy lime curd, this tequila-infused dessert is perfect for any lively celebration, give it a try!Recipe
Tomatillo GuacamoleThis guacamole gets its acidic bite from a fresh green salsa that's made with the pulpy Mexican fruit.Recipe
Mango and Pear GuacamoleFruity guacamoles popular in the central Mexican states of Morelos and Guanajuato do not include the cilantro common in other versions.