Feastie Friday: 27 Fun Recipes for your Cinco de Mayo Celebration

Since it's only a few days away, we'll take an opportunity now to wish you a happy Cinco de Mayo! Not that you ever needed an excuse to make delicious Mexican food - you certainly don't - but Cinco de Mayo is the perfect excuse to gather some friends and celebrate with a Mexican-inspired feast. We've rounded up 27 fun recipes for your Cinco de Mayo celebration - everything from the traditional mole verde and elote to not-so-traditional (but equally delicious) sesame guacamole and watermelon margaritas. So have a great weekend and a fantastic Cinco de Mayo!  

1. Chicken Mole Verde from Tamer Hamawi from Healthy Eats
The Chef’s Take: Chicken Mole Verde from Tamer Hamawi from Healthy Eats
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2. Crock Pot Cuban Nachos With Lighter Nacho Cheese Sauce from Iowa Girl Eats
Crock Pot Cuban Nachos With Lighter Nacho Cheese Sauce from Iowa Girl Eats
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3. Spicy Sesame Guacamole from shutterbean
Spicy Sesame Guacamole from shutterbean
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4. Perfect Fish Tacos from Whats Gaby Cooking
Perfect Fish Tacos from Whats Gaby Cooking
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5. Watermelon Margaritas from Handle the Heat
Watermelon Margaritas from Handle the Heat
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6. Citrus Margarita With Lemon Lime And Ginger Rim from A Thought for Food
Citrus Margarita With Lemon Lime And Ginger Rim from A Thought for Food
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7. Easy Chipotle Sauce from The Wicked Noodle

easy chipotle sauce #recipe #chipotle #foodporn from The Wicked Noodle
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8. Chorizo and Potato Quesadillas with Spicy Ranchero Dipping Sauce from Sweet Life
Chorizo and Potato Quesadillas with Spicy Ranchero Dipping Sauce from Sweet Life
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9. Saucy Mexican Chicken Skillet from The Wanderlust Kitchen
Saucy Mexican Chicken Skillet from The Wanderlust Kitchen
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10. Mexican Grilled Corn (Elote) from Confections of a Foodie Bride
Weeko de Cinco: Mexican Grilled Corn (Elote) from Confections of a Foodie Bride
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11. Fresh Authentic Salsa Verde from Confessions of a Foodie
Fresh Authentic Salsa Verde {Recipe} from Confessions of a Foodie
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12. Restaurant-Style Salsa, Guacamole, & White Dip from A Sweet Simple Life
restaurant-style salsa, guacamole, & white dip from A Sweet Simple Life
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13. Blended Mango Margaritas from The Culinary Chronicles
Blended Mango Margaritas from The Culinary Chronicles
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14. Creamy Crab and Shrimp Enchiladas From Scratch from The Weary Chef
Creamy Crab and Shrimp Enchiladas From Scratch from The Weary Chef
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15. Ensalada de Frutas con Chile from The Shiksa in the Kitchen
Ensalada de Frutas con Chile from The Shiksa in the Kitchen
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16. Southwestern Homemade Flour Tortillas from Rachel Cooks
Southwestern Homemade Flour Tortillas from Rachel Cooks
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17. Slow Cooker Pork Carnitas Tacos from Bobbi's Kozy KItchen
Slow Cooker Pork Carnitas Tacos from Bobbi's Kozy KItchen
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18. Tequila Lime Chicken Fajitas from Garnish with Lemon
Tequila Lime Chicken Fajitas from Garnish with Lemon
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19. Beef Carnitas for Cinco De Mayo from Mooshu Jenne
Beef Carnitas for Cinco De Mayo from Mooshu Jenne
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20. Spicy Shrimp with Sweet and Zesty Mango Salsa Cinco De Mayo Bowls from Soup Addict
Spicy Shrimp with Sweet and Zesty Mango Salsa Cinco De Mayo Bowls from Soup Addict
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21. Mexican Adobo Chicken Rice Bowl from The Perfect Pantry
Mexican Adobo Chicken Rice Bowl Recipe Gluten-Free from The Perfect Pantry
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22. Spicy Fish Taco Bowls from Jo Cooks
Spicy Fish Taco Bowls from Jo Cooks
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23. Corn Ceviche & Veggie Burrito Bowl from Food Wine Thyme
Corn Ceviche & Veggie Burrito Bowl from Food Wine Thyme
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24. Arroz Con Pollo (Rice With Chicken) Served With Roasted Red Pepper And Garlic Yogurt from At The Corner Of Happy And Harried
Arroz Con Pollo (Rice With Chicken) Served With Roasted Red Pepper And Garlic Yogurt from At The Corner Of Happy And Harried
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25. Carne Adovada (New Mexican Chile-Braised Pork) from From Away
Carne Adovada (New Mexican Chile-Braised Pork) from From Away
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26. Chicken Carnitas Burrito Bowl with Cilantro Lime Cauliflower Rice from Closet Cooking
Chicken Carnitas Burrito Bowl with Cilantro Lime Cauliflower Rice from Closet Cooking
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27. Tacos de Lengua from Onion Rings and Things
Tacos de Lengua from Onion Rings and Things
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Oh my goodness! Very delicious recipe :)

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