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27 Best Ever Mexican Food Recipes

I don’t know about you, but with Cinco De Mayo right around the corner, I’m scouring the internet for the best ever Mexican food recipes to make the most out of our fiesta. Although, I could seriously eat Mexican food everyday for the rest of my life and be perfectly happy, here are the best ever Mexican recipes to make this Cinco de Mayo extra yummy for you and your family. Enjoy!

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I could seriously eat Mexican food everyday for the rest of my life and be perfectly happy.  Here are our the best ever Mexican recipes! Enjoy!

Mexican Street Corn Salad

Who doesn’t love Mexican street corn? Have you ever tried it? If you haven’t and would like to dip your toes into this yummy yummy Mexican side dish, then this is the perfect recipe for you!

Grilled Chicken Burrito Bowls

Make Chipotle jealous when you make these fresh, from-scratch grilled chicken burrito bowls at home. Sooo yummy!

Elote Mexican Queso

This quest recipe is definitely being added to my arsenal of recipes. This would be the prefect side dish to bring to a party, or serve up as an appetizer during a football game. I can’t wait to give this recipe a try.

Mexican Street Corn Nachos

What could be better than a big ole cast-iron skillet full of nachos on a cool spring night…oh, I know, if they were smothered in Mexican street corn goodness! Mmmm!

Mexican Street Corn Chicken Tacos

If you can’t tell, we love Mexican street corn in our house. There’s no shortage of street corn ideas in this best ever recipe round up.

Esquites Avocado Toast

Hmmm, a little Mexican leftovers for breakfast? Well, I don’t mind if I do. You could even serve these alongside a Mexican mocha (just like a regular mocha, but with a little dash of cinnamon to liven it up a bit). That would be there perfect breakfast, in my opinion of course.

Slow Cooker Spicy Shredded Mexican Chicken

I love any recipe that include the words “slow cooker”, don’t you? Take Taco Tuesday to the next level with this (and the many other included) taco recipe.

Mexican Street Corn Soup

This corn soup is a recipe I can’t wait to make this fall and wintertime. Unless of course our weather here in Michigan continues to act up, and then it will be perfect come Cinco de Mayo if it’s still snowing. Grrr.

Chili Lime Chicken Tacos

Spicy Shrimp Tacos with Garlic Cilantro Lime Slaw

Mexican Street Corn Croquettes

I told ya, we love Mexican street corn. Ha!

Chicken Enchiladas with Green Chili Cream Sauce

I’ve also included some simple Mexican weeknight meals in this best ever recipe roundup. These would be great to add to your weeknight meal recipe collection, cause who doesn’t love a creamy enchilada list.

Crispy Chipotle Chicken Tacos with Cilantro Lime Ranch

Oh my word. These look simply divine, don’t you think so too?

Chicken Fajita Quesadillas

Full confession: I have literally dreamt of cheesy quesadillas in my sleep. That’s how much I love Mexican food. I’m sure these quesadillas are what dreams are made of.

BBQ Margarita Chicken Tostadas

I’m not sure if I could make these tostadas look this pretty, but I’m willing to give it a try. I’ll take one for the dream and take on the challenge. Wink wink.

Sweet Jalapeño Margarita

I don’t drink alcohol, but all I’ve been hearing from my favorite Instragrammers this year is how much they LOVE jalapeño margaritas? Do you enjoy an adult beverage once in a while? If you do then you have to try this sweet yet spicy cocktail. I bet it goes beautifully with all things Mexican.

Ground Beef Enchiladas

Fresh Homemade Salsa

This salsa recipe is simply divine, and so easy to make. I’m hoping to plant a salsa garden in my backyard this summer with everything I need to make this glorious dip that I can’t get enough of.

White Mexican Cheese Dip

I make this dip every Thanksgiving as a quick appetizer option, and for football games all season long. It’s the prefect white queso dip. It’s a hit every single time I make it, so give it a try with your family today.

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The Best Guacamole Recipe

Who doesn’t love guacamole? And, of course, I’ve found you the best recipe with step by step instructions so you can make this creamy dip yourself at home. You’re welcome in advance.

Chicken Stuffed Poblano Peppers with Cheese

I cannot wait to try this dish. It looks like warmth and comfort in a dish, doesn’t it?

Easy Baked Chicken Tacos

I’ve heard that these baked chicken tacos are simply the best. Taco Tuesday is done in no time at all, and the entire family is happy and full with this one. I can’t wait to give it a try.

Mexican Corn Bread

I think this corn bread would be the perfect companion to any of the soups or dishes shared in this post. Is there anything better than a big mug of soup and hot buttered corn bread? I think not.

Restaurant-Style Mexican Rice

Now let’s talk some more favorite side dishes so you can have the restaurant experience at home since that’s where we’re spending most of our time these days. This Mexican rice won’t have you missing your local favorite Mexican restaurant anytime soon, although it’s still nice to visit every once and a while, right?

Green Enchiladas Chicken Soup

Oh boy. I’ll just leave this recipe right here. There’s nothing left to say other than you have to try it. You’ll thank me later.

Traditional Mexican Bunuelos (Sopapillas)

I wouldn’t be me if I didn’t share some Mexican dessert ideas in my best ever post. These are my husband’s favorite thing to order at any Mexican restaurant…sopapillas. They are deep-friend tortillas dipped in butter, sugar, and cinnamon. Need I say more?

Arroz con Leche (Mexican Rice Pudding)

And, last by certainly not least, is this Mexican rice pudding recipe. I LOVE making (& therefore consuming) rice pudding. This special, creamy pudding recipe will have you screaming “ole!”.

I hope you found some Mexican food recipes here that inspired you to get into the kitchen and whip up some new family-favorites. Which recipe are you going to make first?

I could seriously eat Mexican food everyday for the rest of my life and be perfectly happy.  Here are our the best ever Mexican recipes! Enjoy!

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