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Cinco de Mayo

Chicken fajitas in a pan on a table with toppings for Cinco De Mayo

If you’re hosting the next Cinco De mayo party, don’t look past this list of festive favorites. Start off with a fresh batch of guac, salsa, and chips. Then lead them into hearty mains with shrimp tacos and chicken fajitas. And top everything off with a chilled margarita glass.

Whether you have a large crowd or a party of two, these healthy Mexican recipes have got you covered. But don’t limit this dishes to just this day. They can be enjoyed all year round for whenever you’re feeling for some Mexican flair.

A pan full of cooked cilantro lime chicken, garnished with slices of lime and cilantro leaves.

Cilantro Lime Chicken

Avocado salsa in a bowl with tortilla chips on the side.

Avocado Salsa

A glass jar of chipotle sauce with a spoon dipping into it.

Chipotle Sauce

Taco salad in a white bowl.

Taco Salad

Salsa recipe in a bowl next to chips, lime slices and cilantro.

Best Salsa Recipe

Carnitas burrito bowl surrounded by bowl of individual ingredients.

Carnitas Burrito Bowl

Mango salsa in a bowl with chips on the table.

Mango Salsa

Cilantro lime rice in a bowl.

Cilantro Lime Rice

Horchata in a glass with ice.

Horchata

Strawberry margarita in glasses.

Strawberry Margarita

Carnitas Tacos

Carnitas on a serving plate.

Carnitas

Lime crema in a bowl.

Lime Crema

Shrimp tacos on a white plate.

Shrimp Tacos with Cilantro Lime Bacon Slaw

Carne asada marinade on top of steak.

Carne Asada Marinade

Several different flavors of agua fresca.

Agua Fresca

Pico de Gallo

Mexican rice in a bowl with lime wedges.

Mexican Rice

Chicken fajitas in a pan on a table with toppings.

Chicken Fajitas

BLT Guacamole

Huevos rancheros on a white plate next to cilantro and cotija cheese.

Huevos Rancheros

Two fish tacos on a table.

Grilled Fish Tacos with Citrus Carrot Slaw

Margarita in a glass with lime wedges.

Classic Margarita

Mango margarita in a glass with a salted rim and lime wedge.

Mango Margarita (No Sugar Added)