This collection of Mexican-inspired recipes has just what you need to celebrate Cinco de Mayo! From salsa to fajitas, along with sides and desserts, each of these recipes is easy to make and perfect for a small family dinner or a party with friends.
Are you ready to celebrate Cinco de Mayo with some delicious food? This festive holiday is all about Mexican culture, history, and food.
History of Cinco de Mayo
Cinco de Mayo is a Mexican holiday that commemorates the victory of the Mexican army over the French forces of Napoleon III at the Battle of Puebla on May 5, 1862. The battle was a morale boost for the Mexicans and helped to prevent the French from taking over Mexico.
Even though Cinco de Mayo is a Mexican holiday, it has taken on a special significance for Americans as well, and one of the ways we celebrate it is with food. Mexican cuisine is beloved in the US, so if you’re planning to celebrate Cinco de Mayo this year, then these recipes are for you!