It’s time for a fiesta! Spice up your traditional Cinco de Mayo feast with these 16 healthy and delicious Mexican-inspired dishes!

Cinco de Mayo is coming up on May 5. Cinco de Mayo commemorates the Mexican Army’s victory over the French Empire at the Battle of Puebla, on May 5, 1862.

If you’re looking for Mexican-inspired dishes to serve at your fiesta, you can’t leave out fresh salsa, tacos, guacamole and more.

Cinco de Mayo Appetizers & Dips:

1. Air Fryer Mexican Cauliflower Rice Taquitos

Air Fryer Mexican Cauliflower Rice Taquitos

2. 7-Layer Taco Dip

3. Black Bean & Corn Salsa

4. Wonton Taco Cups

5. Easy Homemade Guacamole

6. Mexican Corn Cups (Elote)

7. Sweet & Spicy Roasted Tomato Salsa

Sweet & Spicy Roasted Tomato Salsa

Cinco de Mayo Main Dishes:

8. Taco Salad Bowls

9. Chicken Avocado Enchiladas

10. Turkey & Mushroom Tacos

11. One-Pot Light Chicken Tortilla Soup

12. Slow Cooker Shredded Pork Tacos

Slow Cooker Shredded Pork Tacos

13. Sweet Potato & Black Bean Quesadillas

14. One-Pot Vegetarian Enchilada Bowls

15. Citrus Shrimp Tacos

16. Slow Cooker Steak Fajitas


Looking for Cinco de Mayo recipes? Check out our pinboard for tons of fresh and healthy ideas!

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