Raise Your Spatulas: 15 Recipes to Honor Cinco de Mayo

You used to think of Cinco de Mayo as that holiday; the one that included a lot of tequila, shady looking tacos and sombreros. Well now, you can celebrate this Mexican-American holiday family-style (think: a really good margarita instead of shots of Patron lining the bar). Try a few fantastic recipes on for size, and don’t forget the lime.  After all, who doesn’t love a chance to raise a glass, or in this case, a spatula, for a holiday that loves avocado and beans as much as your kiddos? Flip through these 15 recipes to surprise and satisfy palates of all ages.

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Mexican Street Corn Salad

This vibrant recipe is a mouthwatering taste of street food in Mexico. With flavors like lime, jalapenos, and garlic, serve this mix on a fajita, or let it shine on its own! Find the full list of ingredients at Six Sisters’ Stuff.


What dish does your family bring to the table on Cinco de Mayo? Let us know in the comments below!

—Stacy Liu

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