65 Awesome Cinco de Mayo Recipes and Crafts

I am a HUGE Mexican food fan! SO, I decided to create a round up of delicious Mexican food to help us all celebrate Cinco de Mayo!!
A ‘lil history about Cinco de Mayo;Cinco de Mayo, Spanish for “fifth of May”, is a celebration held every year on May 5. The date is observed in the United States as a celebration of Mexican heritage and pride, and to commemorate the cause of freedom and democracy during the first years of the American Civil War.

Cinco de Mayo Crafts and Recipe Round Up

And now, for some food!!!

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Low Fat Taco Mexican Salad

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Stewed Chicken Tacos

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Vegan Nopales Fajitas with Mango & Avocado

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Slow Cooker Pork Carnitas

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Fiesta Salad

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Sombrero Cookies

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Spicy Avocado Deviled Eggs

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Mexican Chicken Stew

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Taco Pizza

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Jalapeno Popper Grilled Cheese Sandwich

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Beef Tostadas

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Cheesy Enchilada Stack

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Black Bean and Rice Enchiladas

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Margarita Cupcakes

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Fiesta Chicken + Cilantro Lime Rice Fajita Bowl

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Individual Seven Layer Dips

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Torta de Jamòn Mexicana/Mexican Ham Sandwhich

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Mexican Corn Salad

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Pioneer Woman Salsa

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Chipotle Chicken Cups

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Vegetarian Enchiladas

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Sopapilla Cheesecake

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Green Olive Salsa Verde

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Machacado con Huevo/Dry Meat with Eggs

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Mexican Lasagna

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Roasted Corn, Black Bean and Mango Salsa

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Beef Enchiladas

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Mexican-Style Grilled Corn

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Smoky Pork Tinga Tacos

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Mexican Buñuelos

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Crock Pot Chicken Enchilada Soup

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Mighty Migas

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Restaurant-Style Salsa

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Chicken Taco Bowl

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Shrimp Enchiladas Verdes

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Southwestern Quinoa Salad

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Red Chile Chicken with Rice and Black Beans

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Easy Flan Recipe

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Tex-Mex Tacos (from me!!)

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Menudo Recipe

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Caldo de Res/Mexican Beef Soup

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Mexican Street Tacos

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Tres Leches Cake

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Chicken and Avocado Enchiladas

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Easy Puebla-Style Chicken Mole

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Restaurant-Style Salsa

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Mexican Shrimp Cocktail

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Seared-Steak Fajitas

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Piñata Cookies

And….because I like to call myself a craft blogger, I had to share a few amazing Cinco de Mayo inspired crafts!!

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Mini Piñatas 

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Ruffled Streamer Tutorial

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Lots of Cinco de Mayo craft ideas for kids!

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Paper Mache Maracas 

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Streamer Garland

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Paper Lunch Bag Maracas

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Chile Pepper Pom

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FREE Printable Cinco de Mayo Banner

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Cinco de Mayo craft

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Easy Crafts for a Cinco de Mayo party

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Mini Cinco de Mayo Piñatas

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DIY Geometric Cinco de Mayo Fiesta Garland

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Sombrero Kid Craft

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Mexican Tissue Paper Flag Kid Craft

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7 thoughts on “65 Awesome Cinco de Mayo Recipes and Crafts”

  1. I love Mexican food,however you should re-read your opening comments: Cinco De Mayo has absolutely nothing to do with the American Civil War. Please re-write. Also, I wish to unsubscribe . Thanks.

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