You don't have to be Mexican to enjoy the fun, food and festivities of Cinco de Mayo. The holiday (which literally translates to "May 5"), commemorates the victory of the Mexican army over French forces in the battle of Puebla in 1862. Try these fantastic Mexican recipes for Cinco de Mayo -- or anytime you want good Mexican food.
This yummy guacamole recipe is something you can make every time you serve Mexican food. Cool and refreshing, this guacamole is made with fresh cilantro and lime juice.
This 7 layer dip is always a crowd-pleaser. It makes a perfect appetizer with tortilla chips for Cinco de Mayo or any party.
These chicken enchiladas are every bit as tasty as the ones at your favorite Mexican restaurant. And they are so easy to make. The best part is you can make this recipe in advance and just reheat when you're ready to serve.
Black beans, corn and tortilla strips add great flavor to this salad. The peanut-lime dressing makes this Mexican chicken salad appealing to kids.
Beef tacos are one of those fun Mexican recipes that's perfect for kids, because they can make their own tacos themselves. This beef tacos recipe doesn't use any packaged seasoning mixes. Taste and adjust the seasoning as you like.
Mexican wedding cookies aren't normally made with chocolate. But I figured, hey, why not up the flavor ante a bit? The butter sweet texture of these weddding cookies will melt in your mouth. They make a perfect end to a Cinco de Mayo celebration.