Get everyone in the party mood with our Mexican feast ideas – try slow-cooked pulled pork carnitas, sweet potato enchiladas and frozen margaritas, as well as midweek meals such as refreshing tortilla bowls
Our Mexican recipes will get you inspired about Mexican food.
Have a taco party and try out our taco recipes, whip up some sides such as lime and paprika elotes (corn on the cob) and get the Mexican-themed cocktails flowing (think frozen margaritas and mezcal cocktails). Don’t forget the guacamole (we have some fab guacamole recipes here). Our barbacoa lamb carintas make the ideal centrepiece for everyone to get stuck in to, along with our Mexican bowl food ideas.
For a mid-week Mexican dinner, try charred sweetcorn soup or our easy quesadilla filling ideas.
We use Mexican ingredients such as chipotle, limes, jalapeño chillies and more
This dish was developed by Lebanese immigrants in Mexico who combined the cooking style of shawarma with Mexican ingredients such as achiote and chillies. It’s usually cooked on a spit but this is a simplified version, which is very easy to make at home.
This classic Mexican street food is so easy to make at home and is the only way you should be eating corn. This Mexican food is topped with crema, a saltier, creamier Mexican soured cream which pairs well with the fiery chili powder in this easy recipe.
Pork pibil is a tasty slow cooked Mexican dish that’s great for the weekend, it may take a bit of time but it’s super easy. This spicy, low calorie one-pot dish can feed up to eight people and is suitable for freezing to give your midweek meals some Mexican zing.
Layers of melting cheese and spicy chorizo make up this seriously OTT hot Mexican dip. Be prepared to fight over this one. We also have a recipe video to check out how to make this Mexican dish properly.
Mole – the best easy Mexican food! This recipe for cheat's chicken mole uses a clever product to mean it's ready in less than an hour and is under 300 calories – perfect for a midweek treat. Try our best low calorie chicken recipes here.
If you're a fan of Mexican food, you'll love carnitas. These gluten free, slow-cooked lamb tortillas are great for a Mexican feast between friends. It's easy to make and everyone can get stuck in and make their own.
For a quick and easy Mexican meal idea, look no further than these low calorie flatbreads. Perfect for an on-the-go-lunch or a lightning fast Mexican dinner, these chipotle chicken flatbreads are packed with protein and make for a great healthy meal. Try our top flatbreads recipes here.
This is another of our top Mexican chicken recipes. Homemade fresh avocado guacamole brings a fresh taste to this Mexican chicken burger - perfect for an easy and tasty family BBQ. Add Tabasco for extra heat.
Get the chillies right with our quick how-to video (plus we have an expert chilli guide so you can find the right chillies to buy for your recipe).
Try one of these great Mexican-inspired cocktail recipes to go with your Mexican dishes
The smoky notes of the mezcal work wonderfully with the grilled pineapple and gentle heat from the chilli in this spicy drink. It’s simple to make and can easily be made into a jug cocktail for a crowd.