Flavorful Recipes for Cinco de Mayo

Cinco de Mayo is just around the corner, and what better way to celebrate than cooking up some delicious Mexican-inspired dishes? Thanks to Spice Islands and its assortment of spices, you can bring the vibrant flavors of Mexico to your table without leaving the house. From savory tacos to zesty salads and salsas, we’ve got you covered with a selection of mouthwatering recipes that are perfect for your Cinco de Mayo fiesta!

Quesabirria Tacos

A cross between a taco and a quesadilla, these quesabirria tacos are a cheesy delight to celebrate Cinco de Mayo. Tender, flavorful beef is slow-cooked with the perfect mix of spices and then tucked into warm tortillas and topped with melted cheese. After cooking the taco in a skillet, dip it in the beef broth and enjoy. These tacos are sure to be a hit with your guests.

Fiesta Corn Salad

This quick and easy salad comes together in moments. This vibrant salad is delicious and flavorful, with Spice Islands garlic salt, oregano, and cumin seed to bring out the flavors of sweet corn, tomatoes, and onion. It’s the perfect accompaniment to any Mexican-inspired meal and is sure to be a crowd pleaser.

Chile and Mushroom Tamales

For a taste of Mexican cuisine without the meat, look no further than these Chile and Mushroom Tamales. Savory mushrooms, chiles, and spices are sauteed and assembled to make a classic Mexican favorite. These tamales take a little time to make, but are well worth the effort for their incredible flavor and texture.

Chicken Tacos with Avocado Salsa

These Chicken Tacos with Avocado Salsa are sure to be a hit at your next gathering. Chicken is cooked and put in tortillas or tostada shells anddn then given a major flavor boost with fresh avocado salsa that’s simple to make but anything but basic. It’s a fresh and flavorful twist on a traditional dish that will have everyone coming back for more.

Tequila Lime Guacamole

This isn’t your grandmother’s guacamole. A small amount of tequila takes this zesty and delicious guacamole to the next level. No mexican meal is complete without some guac, and this mix of avocado, tomato, lime juice, bold Spice Islands spices and our favorite adult beverage from south of the border create a yummy twist on the classic. Serve it alongside your favorite tortilla chips for a festive and delicious appetizer that’s sure to impress.

Grilled Corn Mango Salsa

Add a burst of flavor to any meal with this Grilled Corn Mango Salsa. This easy-to-make recipe adds sweet mangoes, cilantro, charred corn, and a delicious blend of Spice Islands’ aromatic spices that are tossed together with a hint of lime juice to create a vibrant salsa that pairs perfectly with tacos, grilled meats, or simply enjoyed on its own with a bowl of tortilla chips.

Fish Tacos with Mango Salsa

When it comes to light and fresh Mexican cuisine, it’s hard to beat Fish Tacos. Perfectly seasoned fish filetsfillets are nestled into corn tortillas and topped with creamy avocado. Add some sweet and spicy mango salsa and you have a mouthwatering flavor with each bite. It’s a flavorful dish that’s perfect for celebrating Cinco de Mayo in style.So there you have it – a selection of delicious recipes to help you celebrate a Cinco de Mayo that isn’t lacking in flavor. Whether you’re hosting a festive party or simply enjoying a meal with family, these dishes are sure to impress. To keep getting inspired, check out even more Spice Islands recipes.