Chili Pepper Madness

April 28, 2016

Cinco de Mayo Recipes - Party Time!

Cinco de Mayo Recipes - Party Time! Cinco de Mayo Recipes - Party Time!

You know we're CRAZY for Mexican-inspired cuisine, and when Cinco de Mayo comes around, we get a little bonkers. We can't help it! We're Chili Pepper Madness! If you're like us, you'll be looking for recipes with bold and zesty flavors for the upcoming holiday. Gone are the days of leaving the house for a boring, watered-down margarita in an overcrowded restaurant. Get the Mexican cooking done at home! With your own drinks! Extra tequila! It's more fun that way. Here are some of our favorite recipes that would be perfect for your Cinco de Mayo celebration, whether you are throwing a large party or having a nice, intimate meal at home. We've included some classic recipes as well as our creative ideas. These are some of our FAVORITES. Enjoy the day! Happy Cinco de Mayo!

Pico de Gallo

Pico de Gallo

Mexican Chicken Torta with Ancho-Lime Cream Sauce

Mexican Chicken Torta with Ancho Lime Sauce

Blackberry-Habanero Margarita

Blackberry Habanero Margarita

One-Pot Meatless Enchilada Stew

One-Pot Meatless Enchilada Stew

Mexican Rice

Homemade Mexican Rice

Mexican-Style Burgers

Mexican Burgers

Roasted Poblano Pork Tacos

Roasted Poblano Pork Tacos

Creamy Taco-Style Pasta

Creamy Taco Pasta

Cilantro-Habanero Hot Sauce

Cilantro Habanero Hot Sauce

Papaya Salsa

Papaya Salsa

Extra Creamy Roasted Jalapeno Guacamole

Extra Creamy Guacamole

Chicken and Black Bean Soup

Chicken and Black Bean Soup

Citrus Jalapeno Margarita

Citrus Jalapeno Margarita

Easy Huevos Rancheros

Huevos Rancheros

Roasted Pineapple-Habanero Salsa

Roasted Pineapple-Habanero Salsa

Juicy Turkey Tacos

Juicy Turkey Tacos

Chili and Cheese Stuffed Jalapeno Poppers

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Easy Seared Shrimp Tacos

Easy Seared Shrimp Tacos

Chicken Tortilla Soup

Chicken Tortilla Soup

Classic Chiles Rellenos

Classic Chiles Rellenos

Classic Mexican Chicken Posole

Classic Mexican Chicken Posole

Homemade Green Enchilada Sauce

Green Enchilada Sauce

Loaded Mexican Omelet

Loaded Mexican Omelet

Cheesy Chicken Quesadillas

Cheesy Chicken Quesadillas

Salmon Tacos with Pomegranate Guacamole

Salmon Tacos with Pomegranate Guacamole

Chicken and Black Bean Stuffed Poblano Peppers

Chicken and Black Bean Stuffed Poblano Peppers

Enjoy your Cinco de Mayo! Need any more recipes? Check out our Chili Pepper Recipes, which is pretty much the entire web site!

Don't forget to check out our Chili Pepper-Themed Cookbooks as well. And THANK YOU!

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