I just love Mexican food, so you can imagine how excited I get each year when Cinco de Mayo comes around. This year, I’ve been quite consumed over the past three weeks with a new house hunt, so my fiesta preparations have been virtually nonexistent. Luckily, I recently found an amazing place to live (more exciting deets coming soon), so I can now concentrate all my time on party planning. I’ve gathered some of my favorite Mexican recipes below all suitable for a Cinco de Mayo celebration. From cocktails to tamales, these recipes are all so bold and so delicious. Continue reading for the roundup.
I’m going to keep the chatter to a minimum and let the pictures do the talking. Click through to find the recipe and more information on the dish. Let’s start with appetizers and drinks.
Next up, a super tasty soup:
On to sides and entrees.
Well that’s that! Enjoy these recipes with some Mexican beer or tequila drinks and you’re sure to have a smashing Cinco de Mayo celebration.