Thursday, April 27, 2017

Top 22 Cinco De Mayo Celebration Appetizers, Dinners and Desserts

With our Top 22 Cinco de Mayo Celebration Appetizers, Dinners and Dessert. You have everything you need for the perfect Cinco de Mayo party. Well, almost...

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A cupcake packed with the fabulous flavors of the Classic Margarita.  Boozy Margarita Cupcakes are the perfect way to celebrate any occasion or any day!


These Tex-Mex Chicken Fajitas are sure to be a hit at your party!  Made with an incredible spice rub, you will love this one!

20 Minute Turkey Taco Bowls are perfect for your any occasion party or family night! With fabulous spice blend to make this dish POP!

Layer upon layer of drool worthy south-of-the-border flavors in this incredibly Simple Mexican Lasagna.  Prep to plate in half an hour!

Every Mexican Food Party needs a Taco Bar.  It is perfect for every Cinco de Mayo party!!!

30-minute Cheesy Beef & Bean Enchiladas, perfect weeknight dinner, captures all my favorite flavors of the southwest on the table in no time.


Grilled Margarita Chicken is the best chicken you will ever eat. Tart lime, sweet orange, Cuervo gold tequila, you are going to love!!

Smoky flavor, spice and everything nice; that's what the Spicy Jalapeño Jack Burger is made of! Kick up the heat with this inspired burger!

Garlic Beer Marinade Grilled Chicken is fast easy and flavorful. No chopping required. Blend in food processor and marinate for 24 hours!

The Knock Your Boots Off Tex-Mex Burger is a FIESTA of southwestern flavors wrapped up into one amazing burger.

20 Minute Chipotle Lime Marinade for Grilled Chicken is simple & flavorful. Sweet honey, spicy chiles, & tart lime create a yummy marinade.


Cheesy Fiesta Taco Dip is packed with layer upon layer of your favorite Mexican flavors.  Perfect for your Cinco De Mayo Party!

Skinny Jalapeño Popper Meatballs pack all the flavor of your favorite decadent poppers, with less fat and calories & in a popable meatball!

Bacon. Cheddar. Ranch.... Need I say more??? This is dangerously good. Bacon Cheddar Ranch Pull Apart Bread is insanely addictively delish!

7 Layer Mexican Bean Dip is a favorite at every party we throw!  Featuring, rice, beans, salsa verde, spicy chicken, enchilada sauce and cheese cheese cheese there won't be a drop left, so you better make 2!!!

Bacon Double Cheeseburger Pull Apart Bread... You can thank me later!


Roasted Tomato and Serrano Salsa - Packed with HUGE flavor and perfect for EVERY occasion! Truly the BEST-SALSA-EVER.

Fiery Salsa has a fantastic blend of jalapenos, chili powder, cayenne, black pepper, onion, and garlic to bring the perfect FIRE to your Cinco de Mayo party!

Fresh Pico De Gallo tastes like it came straight from the garden.

A fabulous medium heat salsa this 'Just North of the Border' salsa is perfect for Happy Hour!!!

Cilantro Lime Yogurt Sauce packs a punch of fantastic flavor to chicken, fish, tacos and fajitas!  Use it in place of sour cream on nachos!

Skinny Chipotle Guacamole featuring all the flavors of your favorite Chipotle's guacamole, with half the calories and fat!  Aaaaamazing!!!

Originally published 4/24/13


  1. Wow! This post must of taken some time to put together, but my pinterest recipe board thanks you :)

    Your site design look great too.

  2. Keep it up with all of these Tex Mex dishes and we'll have to call you The Slow Roasted Italian-Mexican, lol.

  3. Going to give most of these a try....yum!

  4. Hi Donna!! Awesome lineup of recipes. Making me so hungry. I don't eat Mexican food often because I just can't help myself...or should I say I do help everything!! I love the stuff!! I fill up on chips and salsa before the meal even comes and then I just keep eating!! Happy Cinco De Mayo on Monday! Thanks! Pinned it!


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