Festive Cinco de Mayo Recipes

Kick up your fiesta with a dozen quick and easy Cinco de Mayo recipes for tacos, taquitos, guacamole, churros and more crowd-friendly favorites. And don’t forget to drink your cocktails and eat them too with refreshing margarita and sangria popsicle recipes!

Baked Chicken and Cheese Taquitos: Get the Recipe

Baked Cheese Taquitos topped with salsa and guacamole and drizzled with queso blanco next to two glasses filled with light beer

Baked Southwestern Egg Rolls: Get the Recipe

Baked Southwestern Egg Rolls Recipe

Easy Taco Salad Cups: Get the Recipe

Homemade taco salad cups topped with guacamole and salsa on wood serving plate

Rotisserie Chicken Enchiladas: Get the Recipe

A white baking dish filled with enchiladas topped with avocado and olives

Instant Pot Carnitas: Get the Recipe

Instant Pot Carnitas topped with cherry tomato pico de gallo salsa on white plate with tortilla chips next to hot sauce and a glass of beer

30-Minute Homemade Flour Tortillas: Get the Recipe

A stack of homemade flour tortillas in a blue towel

Easy Homemade Corn Tortillas: Get the Recipe

Healthy Taco Zucchini Boats: Get the Recipe

A white plate of zucchini boats surrounded by toppings and hot sauce

Guacamole Deviled Eggs: Get the Recipe

Deviled eggs on a platter surrounded by small bowls of cheese and seasoning

Cheesy Chicken Taco Pizza: Get the Recipe

Cheesy Chicken Taco Pizza Recipe

Loaded Totchos (Tater Tot Nachos): Get the Recipe

Loaded Totchos Recipe

Simple Slow Cooker Pulled Pork Tacos: Get the Recipe

Simple Slow Cooker Pulled Pork Tacos

Rotisserie Chicken Taco Dip: Get the Recipe

A white platter with taco dip surrounded by bowls of chips and seasonings

The Ultimate Chipotle Pork Nachos: Get the Recipe

The Ultimate Chipotle Pork Nachos Recipe

Spicy Shrimp Tacos: Get the Recipe

Plates and bowls containing spicy shrimp tacos, spicy shrimp, tortillas, sour cream, avocado and cilantro

Elote Corn Salad: Get the Recipe

Easy Elote Corn Salad with lime wedges and crumbled Cotija cheese

Cheesy Roasted Garlic Corn on the Cob: Get the Recipe

Cheesy Roasted Garlic Corn on the Cob

Chipotle Chili con Carne: Get the Recipe

Top-down view of bowls of homemade Chili con Carne topped with, sour cream, shredded cheddar cheese and jalapeños next to a small bowl containing pieces of bacon and a plate with cornbread

Sheet Pan Chicken Fajitas: Get the Recipe

A top-down view of easy Sheet Pan Chicken Fajitas next to a plate of corn tortilla tacos

Easy Homemade Churros with Chocolate Sauce: Get the Recipe

Top down view of easy homemade churros dunked in chocolate sauce

Easy Churro Bites: Get the Recipe

Easy Churro Bites in red basket lined with white food paper with dipping sauces in background.

Peach Sangria Popsicles: Get the Recipe

Easy Peach Sangria Popsicles with visible chunks of fresh fruit over ice in a pie plate that's next to fresh strawberries and a lime cut in half

Strawberry Margarita Popsicles: Get the Recipe

Easy strawberry margarita popsicles over ice next to lime wedge and fresh strawberries

Skinny Margarita Popsicles: Get the Recipe

A top-down view of Skinny Margarita Popsicles with tajin seasoning over ice in a bowl next to a lime and an orange

Orange and Mango Margarita Three Ways: Get the Recipe

Orange and mango margarita cocktails and mocktails

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  1. Mexican food is the best. I love celebrating Cinco de Mayo. Although we pretty much do every week of the year.