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10 Healthy Mexican Recipes: Perfect for Cinco de Mayo

Healthy Mexican Recipes for Cinco de Mayo

Cinco de Mayo is around the corner. While this holiday is a great excuse to party, it can make healthy eating a challenge. Here is a roundup of some great healthy Mexican recipes my fellow bloggers have created. Enjoy and party responsibly.

making meatless tacos with black beans as the main feature.

Black Bean Tacos
Better In Bulk

These meatless tacos with black beans make for a great main feature.
Full recipe on BetterInBulk.net

Healthy Mexican Recipes for Cinco de Mayo

Avacado Verde Chicken Kabobs
Cute As a Fox

Avocado Verde Chicken Kabobs are a quick and delicious meal made on the grill.
Full recipe on CuteAsAFox.com

Healthy Mexican Recipes for Cinco de Mayo

Picadillo – Mexican Beef Dinner
Saving You Dinero

This meat and veggie Picadillo is great on it’s own, but you can have it over rice or with tortillas too.
Full recipe on SavingYouDinero.com

Healthy Mexican Recipes for Cinco de Mayo

Healthy Mexican Dip
Confessions of an Over-worked Mom

A tasty and healthy multi-layered dip for all of your Cinco de Mayo needs. Yum!
Full recipe at ConfessionsOfanOver-WorkedMom.com

Healthy Mexican Recipes for Cinco de Mayo

Flank Steak With A Faux Chimichurri Sauce
This Flourishing Life

Super healthy: gluten/dairy/soy/corn/potato/tomato/egg/coconut free.
Full recipe at ThisFlourishingLife.com

Healthy Mexican Recipes for Cinco de Mayo

Beef and Black Bean Enchiladas
East 9th Street Eats

A great recipe that keeps kids coming back for seconds. Skip the sour cream and maybe cut back the cheese to lighten it up just a bit.
Full recipe at East9thStreetEats.com

Healthy Mexican Recipes for Cinco de Mayo

Mock Mexican Rice
Day by Day in Our World

This is a quick and easy way to make your own Mexican rice as a side or to insert in a tortilla with meat.
Full recipe at DaybyDayInOurWorld.com

Healthy Mexican Recipes for Cinco de Mayo

Skinny Taquitos
Guide 4 Moms

How can you pass up a food with “skinny” in the name. These looks delicious! I can’t wait to make them myself.
Full recipe at Guide4Moms.com

Healthy Mexican Recipes for Cinco de Mayo

Southwestern Guacamole
Gator Mommy Reviews

Any Mexican celebration is not complete without an amazing guacamole. I could eat it everyday.
Full recipe at GatorMommyReviews.com

Healthy Mexican Recipes for Cinco de Mayo

Chicken Tinga Tosdadas
Saving You Dinero

There is even something about the name of these that I love. Tinga Tosdadas just rolls off the tongue. I bet the taste tickles the tongue too.
Full recipe at SavingYouDinero.com

What are your favorite Mexican Dishes?

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  1. Hi Jenn, Stopping by from Northeast Bloggers. Love this roundup post so much yummy goodness!
    We are also featuring “Deliciously Healthy Mexican Recipes for Cinco de Mayo” see them here: http://www.lush-fab-glam.com/2012/05/celebrate-cinco-de-mayo-with-these.html

  2. These look good. Love Mexican food and I suppose the years I lived in Arizona made me a real Arizona- Mex lover, and my favorite, Shredded Beef Chimichangas topped with red sauce, green sauce, sour cream and guacamole, beans and rice on the side please!

  3. Mmm! I love Mexican food. This all looks so yummy to me. Thanks for sharing!

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