Marking the Mexican victory over the French at the Battle of Puebla, May 5, 1862, Cinco de Mayo is celebrated with music and festivities and, of course, Mexican food. RecipeTips.com has appetizers, entrees, beverages, and Cinco de Mayo dessert recipes to make your fiesta complete.
Start your Cinco de Mayo celebration with a thirst-quenching glass of Agua Fresca or the lively flavor of a Spicy Sangrita. Enjoy an appetizer of Jalapeno Cheese Crackers topped with Mexican Hot Cheese Dip and/or Green Tomato Salsa; then advance to a hearty entree, such as Chicken Enchiladas or deep-dish Tortilla Pie. And don't forget about dessert. RecipeTips.com has a number of Mexican-inspired dessert recipes, such as the mildly spicy Mexican Chipotle Brownies recipe, to top off your Cinco de Mayo celebration.
Our collection of Cinco De Mayo appetizer recipes are perfect for launching your holiday fiesta. These Mexican-inspired starter courses include recipes that are authentic as well as few of our own creative adaptations.
A great collection of free Mexican dessert recipes that will make your Cinco de Mayo celebration perfect to the end. Choose from fried ice cream, flan or a really easy apple enchilada that your entire family will love.
Salsa can be made in endless varieties using countless different ingredients. Although it is technically a type of sauce, this Mexican creation is most often used as a condiment, appetizer, snack food, or accompaniment for meat, poultry, and fish recipes.