Text by Claire Pool
Host friends for a Cinco de Mayo fiesta with a menu full of recipes from our sister publications Southern Cast Iron, Cooking with Paula Deen, and Taste of the South. From Tex-Mex classics to reimagined favorites, these tasty dishes are sure to satisfy as you sip on margaritas while enjoying the company of your closest amigos.
Mexican Street Corn Salad
Fresh and hearty flavors combine in this Mexican Street Corn Salad, a twist on the popular street-side snack, elote.
Smoky Grilled Guacamole
This guacamole takes on new flavors by grilling the ingredients for a delicious smoky addition to the appetizer.
Party Queso Dip
A must-have for any fiesta, this Party Queso Dip goes perfectly with crunchy tortilla chips and a tasty margarita.
Spicy Chicken Fajitas
Bring the sizzle with these Spicy Chicken Fajitas, finished with a squeeze of lime and crumbled cotija cheese.
Ground Beef Nachos
Always a crowd-pleaser, these Ground Beef Nachos are covered in cheese and adorned with toppings galore.
Serve alongside rice and beans for a one-pot dinner that boasts a bounty of flavor for a weeknight celebration.