A Tex-Mex roundup for Cinco de Mayo!

Feliz Cinco de Mayo, amigos!

May 5 is a holiday celebrated  in parts of Mexico and the United States in honour of a military victory in 1862 over the French forces of Napoleon III. Here’s a roundup of tasty treats perfect for your Cinco de Mayo party – click on the titles below to link to the recipes.

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All are quite fast to make and can easily be scaled up to suit whatever size of gathering you’re planning. They’re all terrific for summertime entertaining, at home or at the cottage!

Fast and flavourful enchilada dip

Tamale pie with chive cornbread topping

Tamale Pie with Cornbread Topping

Grilled Mexican-Style Corn (Elotes Mexicanos)

Elotes Mexicanos

Tex-Mex style steak and cheese sandwiches

Fabulous fajita skillet casserole


About Paula Roy

Welcome to my kitchen! I play with words and with food. I love simple dishes prepared with passion and am always seeking to find new methods to make food as fun and flavourful as possible. I'm also an enthusiastic explorer of faraway lands and cuisines.
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