It's possible to enjoy healthy Cinco de Mayo recipes. 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. Mix and match to create your perfect Cinco de Mayo or Mexican themed meal.
Up your guacamole game by adding black beans for more protein and substance, and chipotle peppers for added spice.
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.
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.
Turn your chicken burrito into a healthier gluten free meal by using collard greens to wrap fresh chicken and vegetables into a Mexican themed roll up.
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.
Sautéed coconut lime kale breathes new life into your weekday vegetable side. The coconut and lime bring some tropical fun to vitamin-rich kale.
These ginger lime carrot noodles make for a healthy gluten free, dairy free salad with lots of nutritional benefits. Serve it alongside or under your favorite protein.
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.