Mexican Recipes

Turn your family dinner into a fiesta with our best Mexican recipes. From burritos and tacos to enchiladas and fajitas, our easy, traditional Mexican dishes are failproof and delicious. If you're not sure what goes into Mexican dishes, take a look at our guide to Mexican ingredients and pantry essentials, and download our helpful cooking guides. Tacos are a simple dish to start with, and you can make them any way you like—fill them with fish, beef, pork, poultry, or veggies. Try updated versions of tacos and other popular Mexican dishes with our twists on the classics. We've revamped guacamole, enchiladas, and more with fresh, trendy ingredients for fun new flavors. We love the simplicity of Mexican recipes, and we created Mexican recipes that can be made in the slow cooker to make dinner prep even easier. Enchiladas, chili verde, tacos, fajitas—you'll be amazed at what you can create in your slow cooker. For the most authentic experience, you need authentic ingredients. Our how-to guides will show you how easy it is to make tortillas, tamales, and guacamole at home.


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Easy Mexican Recipes
Our Best Mexican Dishes

These Mexican dishes are perfect for weeknight dinners and special occasions.

Mexican Casserole Recipes

Our oh-so-cheesy Mexican casseroles will make any Mexican night a breeze!

Quick Mexican Recipes

Tight on time? Try these tasty Mexican meals that are ready in 30 minutes.


Tequila, Tequila!
Cooking with Tequila

Our recipes with tequila feature fun Mexican favorites, such as nachos, shrimp skewers, and fish tacos.

Margarita Recipes

Try a strawberry margarita, a frozen margarita recipe, or just opt for the classic at your next fiesta.


Mexican Made Light
Healthy Mexican Recipes

Enjoy your Mexican favorites with less fat, calories, and sodium.

Vegetarian Mexican Dishes

Get the protein you need and the Mexican flavor you love.

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How-Tos
  • Margaritas

    Learn how to make a refreshing tequila-spiked margarita for your next Mexican fiesta.

  • How to Make Burritos

    Make delicious burritos at home. Follow our tips for filling them and properly folding the tortillas.

  • How to Make Enchiladas

    Whether you prefer pork, chicken, bean, or mushroom, these scrumptious recipes are easy to make for your family.

  • How to Make Guacamole

    If you love avocados, we’ll show you how to make quick and easy guacamole for a terrific starter or anytime snack.

  • How to Make Mexican-Style Beans

    Beans are a Mexican staple. We have the basics for preparing them and recipes for dips, soups, and more.

  • How to Make Tacos

    Tacos are a mainstay of Mexican food. Follow our advice for preparing them and hosting your own taco bar.

  • How to Make Mexican Rice

    Mexican rice is always a tasty side dish. Here’s a quick and easy recipe that you can customize to your own tastes.

  • How to Make Salsa

    Fresh salsa is a popular starter or main-dish topper for any casual get-together. Here are several recipes to try.

  • How to Make Tamales

    Add homemade tamales to your weeknight meal. We’ll show you how to prepare them in seven easy steps.

  • How to Make Tortillas

    Start off any Mexican-inspired dinner with homemade tortillas. We’ll show you how to make them in three steps.

Must-Try Recipes
  • Guacamole Recipes

    Rich, buttery avocado easily transforms into tasty guacamole. Check out our favorite recipes for this Mexican dip.

  • 12 Tequila Recipes That Will Knock Your Socks Off

    Infuse more Mexican flavor into your cooking by adding tequila into the mix! Try our delicious spiked recipes.

  • Mexican Tortas and Sandwiches

    Try out the new trend: tortas! These Mexican sandwiches feature bold flavors and are so delicious.

  • Mexican Appetizers and Sides

    No true fiesta is complete without delicious appetizers and sides! Try our Mexican-inspired recipes.

  • Margarita Recipes

    Get sipping on these tequila-spiked margaritas for a refreshing addition to Mexican night.

  • Classic Mexican Recipes with a Twist

    We’ve compiled all your favorite Mexican recipes and added a variety of new ingredients for a flavorful twist.

  • 20 Slow Cooker Mexican Favorites

    Pull out your slow cooker and make appealing Mexican dishes, such as beef burritos, pork enchiladas, and more.

  • Fresh Salsa Recipes

    Combine fresh veggies and your favorite fruits into delicious salsas to wake up entrees or snack on with chips.

  • Taco Recipes

    If it's tacos you're looking for, we have something for every taste, like chicken, ground beef, pork, and fish.

  • Healthy Mexican Recipes

    Our bean burritos, seafood tacos, pork flautas, plus more provide a healthy alternative for your weeknight dinner.

  • Mexican Chicken Recipes

    Chicken makes a nice addition to a whole host of Mexican-inspired dishes, such as fajitas, tacos, and tostadas.

  • How to Create a Mexican Patio Party

    Plan a Mexican-style outdoor party with our easy menu that includes margaritas, soup, and four delicious entrees.

  • Our Best Mexican Dishes

    You'll find plenty of inspiration in our collection of Mexican recipes for meals, parties, or casual gatherings.

  • Our Best Vegetarian Mexican Dishes

    We've turned our best Mexican recipes, like stuffed poblanos and fajitas, into a vegetarian's delight.



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