Cinco de Mayo Recipes

Cinco de Mayo Recipes: In honor of Cinco de Mayo, we've compiled a collection of our top 9 Mexican-inspired recipes including tostadas, quesadillas and more.

Roasted Salsa Verde & more

Cinco de Mayo (Spanish for "the fifth of May") has become a nationwide celebration of Mexican-American culture, pride, and in food circles, culinary heritage. In honor of the day, we've compiled a collection of our top 9 Mexican-inspired recipes.

Pictured above is our Roasted Salsa Verde, a fresh-flavored alternative to tomato-based salsa made with roasted tomatillos and poblano peppers, cilantro and chopped jalapeños.

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More Mexican Recipes

Tequila-Lime Shrimp Cocktail Tequila-Lime Shrimp Cocktail

Tequila-Lime Shrimp Cocktail

Lime juice and a splash of tequila along with ground cumin and coriander give shrimp cocktail some Mexican-inspired flair.

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Mexican-Spiced Cocktail Meatballs Mexican-Spiced Cocktail Meatballs

Mexican-Spiced Cocktail Meatballs

These cocktail meatballs are flavored with Mexican-inspired ingredients like cinnamon, cumin, lime and cilantro and are served with a mole-style dipping sauce.

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Easy Chicken Quesadillas Easy Chicken Quesadillas

Easy Chicken Quesadillas

Pepper jack cheese, fresh cilantro, jalapeno, scallions and tomato combine with shredded chicken to make these easy, fresh flavored quesadillas.

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Mexican Shrimp Roll Mexican Shrimp Roll

Mexican Shrimp Roll

A twist on a traditional New England-Style Lobster Roll made with shrimp, avocado-cilantro mayonnaise, jalapeƱo pepper, tomatoes and scallions.

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Chicken, Poblano and Corn Quesadillas Chicken, Poblano and Corn Quesadillas

Chicken, Poblano and Corn Quesadillas

A satisfying quesadilla filled with chicken, sauteed corn and poblano peppers, cilantro and Monterey Jack cheese.

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Roasted Chicken Tostadas Roasted Chicken Tostadas

Roasted Chicken Tostadas

Made with oven-crisped corn tortillas, guacamole, roasted chicken, corn, red bell pepper and crumbled cheese these easy tostadas make a tasty, satisfying meal with a Mexican flare.

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Chipotle Spiced Crab Cakes With Tomatillo-Avocado Sauce Chipotle Spiced Crab Cakes With Tomatillo-Avocado Sauce

Chipotle Spiced Crab Cakes With Tomatillo-Avocado Sauce

These Mexican-inspired crab cakes are flavored with chipotle chilis and topped with a sauce of tomatillos and avocado.

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Spicy Pork Tostadas Spicy Pork Tostadas

Spicy Pork Tostadas

A quick, spicy marinade for boneless pork and fresh tomato salsa combine to make this easy, fresh flavored tostada dinner.

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