5 Recipes to Add to Your Cinco de Mayo Table

By: Megan Jones

Cinco de Mayo is this Friday, and a wonderful opportunity to celebrate and spend time with friends, family, and enjoy good food. It is a great time to learn the history and origin of the holiday while you enjoy some delicious food (consider checking out our article and the links below). If you are looking for some new items to add here are 5 recipes to add to your Cinco de Mayo table.

Shrimp and Mango Ceviche

Even though the bay is experiencing another rainy week, a bite of this ceviche will have you feeling like it is summer. It is the perfect refreshing and delicious appetizer or side to your table!

Elote Dip

Is there anything better than dip? If you are looking to add a fun revision and twist on elote, this is the dip for you. It is the perfect amount of cheesy and savory goodness. In my household it is a crowd favorite!

Spicy Jackfruit Tacos

Calling all plant-based and meat lovers alike, this is an amazing plant-based dish that doesn’t skimp on flavor. Best of all, this is a one pot meal, and is there anything better than delicious food and minimal dishes?


No matter how full I am, I always have room for dessert and is there anything better than homemade churros? This has been a recent addition in my household and it is a delicious and surprisingly easy dessert to make!

Spicy Pineapple Margarita

Whether you like a non-alcoholic or not this is a fun and flavorful drink that will definitely pack a vibrant punch to your table.

We wish you a wonderful holiday, however you choose to celebrate and commemorate the holiday we hope you get to enjoy it with some delicious food!

 Learning Links:

Cinco De Mayo History and Facts

Cinco De Mayo History and Celebrations-Britannica


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