It's possible to enjoy healthy Mexican recipes that are Cinco de Mayo ready. These dishes are all gluten free, dairy free, and free from refined sugar so feel free to indulge. Ole!
I do love Mexican food, but it can easily slide down an ooey, gooey, cheesey, food coma path. It doesn't have to though!
You can enjoy healthy Mexican food this Cinco de Mayo, or any day of the year, with these gluten free, dairy free, sugar free recipes that take you from apps to drinks. You won't feel deprived as you'll still get to enjoy great Mexican flavors, but without the pending food coma that usually follows.
You'll find some traditional Mexican inspired fare like tacos and margaritas, but you'll also see a few twists like a spicy black bean guacamole and collard green chicken roll-ups. There's even a few recipes that you can make in the InstantPot. Mix and match to create your perfect Cinco de Mayo or Mexican themed meal.
You can call this versatile nut based spread by many names: vegan cheese, zesty dip, pasta sauce, sandwich topper or just a delicious and nutritious dairy free combination of flavors and spices.
Take your boring chip and dip appetizer to the next level with these gluten free, dairy free black bean guacamole cups. A great one bite snack or app.
This vegan cauliflower queso may be dairy free, but it's so rich and creamy that you won't even realize that it's actually healthy. The Instant Pot pulls this recipe together in no time at all.
Kick up your chicken tacos with a spicy cabbage slaw free from mayo, but full of flavor. Marinated ginger lime chicken is further enhanced with a smoky guacamole for a zesty Mexican meal.
Black beans and quinoa combine with chipotle and cilantro for a gluten free, vegan patty great for lunch or dinner. Make them into bite size pieces and serve them as an appetizer at your next party.
Chili lime chicken thighs have a nice sweet heat, and are moist and super fast to cook when prepared in a pressure cooker. It makes for an easy, healthy mid-week meal.
This spicy cilantro lime marinade will brighten the flavors of your Omega-3 packed salmon. It's perfect for summer grilling or you can bake in the oven for a quick, healthy weekday meal.
You can easily pull this salad together using canned beans or throw in some fresh green beans for added flavor. Mexican spices bump up the taste and make for a quick and tasty side dish.
Spice up your Cinqo de Mayo or summer plans with this spicy cucumber mint margarita. Fresh cucumber, jalapeno, muddled mint and lime come together in this cocktail with no refined sugar.