The Cinco de Mayo MegaGuide: The Best Tacos, Nachos, Enchiladas, Salsas, Guacamole & More!


nacho dip

Happy Cinco de Mayo! This day is celebrated in Mexico to commemorate the victory of the Mexican army over the French on May 5, 1862. This day is looked upon as a time to celebrate Mexican heritage and pride. We love the delicious Mexican cuisine associated with this holiday and are so excited to have a great round-up here for you today. All of these dishes are family friendly, easy to make and fun to boot. Happy Cinco de Mayo!

The Cinco de Mayo MegaGuide


Spicy Chicken Nachos

8 Layer Nachos

Black Bean & Beef Nachos

Loaded Nacho Dip

Check out this slideshow on ALL the great nacho recipes we have!


Rich Pork Tacos with Pineapple Salsa

Tuna Tacos

Baja Fish Tacos

Taco Truck Carnitas

Black Bean Chicken Tacos

Perfect Homemade Tacos

Guacamole & Salsas

Perfect Winter Guacamole

Homemade Salsa

Mango Salsa

Check out this great round-up of ALL the best salsa we have!

Enchiladas & Fajitas:

Spicy Pumpkin Enchiladas

Perfect Chicken Enchilada Soup

Chicken Enchilada Pie

– Marinated Pork Fajitas

Firecracker Grilled Fajitas

Also, are you a big fan of cheese? So are we! Check out our guide to Mexican cheeses with pairing recipes.

Photo: Angie McGowan