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The Most Amazing Cinco De Mayo Menu Ideas You’ll love

Inside: Easy and tasty Cinco De Mayo recipes to make for your next fiesta. Plan your Cinco De Mayo menu in minutes!
Cinco de Mayo is right around the corner, so today I'm sharing the most delicious Cinco De Mayo menu ideas that will have your guests coming back for more! With everything from tacos to nachos, there is something for everyone's taste and any style fiesta:

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Cinco de Mayo Menu Ideas

The Most Amazing Taco Recipes

When you host a Cinco de Mayo party, you have to have tacos, right? I'm including recipes for vegan tacos, spicy tacos-even beef and potato tacos! Enjoy!

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Ground Beef Potato Tacos – Smart Fun DIY

Chicken Street Tacos Recipe – Smart Fun DIY

The Best Taco Recipes for Cinco de Mayo

Best Fajitas and Burritos

Another must have at a Cinco de Mayo party are fajitas and burritos, and these recipes have my mouthwatering! Take a look at these photos and I'm sure you'll agree!

Chicken Fajita Recipes for Cinco de Mayo

Rice and Bean Recipes for Cinco de Mayo

You definitely don't want to forget side dishes at your party. Rice and bean dishes are the perfect companion.

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Best Mexican Rice Recipe – Smart Fun DIY

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Best Mexican Bean and Rice Recipes for Cinco de Mayo

Cinco de Mayo Recipes-Nachos and Dips

A favorite Cinco de Mayo dish for most are nachos and dips. Check out these yummy looking recipes. 

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Best Nacho Recipes for Cinco de Mayo

Queso Recipes To Make For Cinco de Mayo

I had to include a section just for queso-because…queso! Who doesn't love queso? These queso recipes are great for movie nights too.

Best Queso Recipes for Cinco de Mayo

Salsa Recipe Ideas for Cinco de Mayo

Salsa recipes are another staple for any Mexican themed party. The variety of these recipes are great. Can you believe there is even a strawberry version?

Best Salsa Recipes for Cinco de Mayo

Cinco de Mayo Party Cocktail Menu Ideas

Now what would a Cinco de Mayo party be without a good signature cocktail? Check out these classic cocktails and let me know which one is your favorite!

Best Margarita Recipes for Cinco de Mayo

Best Margaritas

With these delicious Mexican-inspired recipes, you're ready to plan a Cinco De Mayo menu your guests will rave about for years!

Before you go, check out these additional ideas for your fiesta:

For a fun party favor, check out my Cinco de Mayo Confetti Poppers here:


… and decorate the party with any of these 75+ DIY Pinata Ideas:

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Jennifer Priest is a 20+ year designer in the arts & crafts industry and home DIYer with a passion for creativity. An Army veteran raised on a ranch, from her experience, she shares smart DIY projects that save money and fun craft ideas that anyone can make. Besides blogging, Jennifer is a Master Practitioner and Trainer of NLP, Hypnosis, and MER, and coaches other online entrepreneurs on money mindset, business, and living an intentional life. When not blogging, Jennifer is having adventures in the wilderness, on road trips, playing with her cats, and making paleo food.

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