Mexican recipes

42 Recipes

Typical Mexican food from quesadillas to salsa and beans.

Smoky pork & black bean tacos


(24 ratings)

Mexican pork chilli with a smoky barbecued flavour, served in crispy tortilla shells with ripe avocado
  • 25 mins
  • Easy

Crab & avocado tostadas


(4 ratings)

Use a corn tortilla as a base then top with storecupboard crabmeat, guacamole-style Mexican dip and salad
  • 10 mins
  • Easy

Prawn fajitas with avocado cream


(15 ratings)

Mexican flavours of lime, garlic, chilli and coriander infuse these tasty tortilla wraps served with creamy guacamole
  • 25 mins
  • Easy

Chilli chocolate cookies


(10 ratings)

A big pile of spiced double chocolate chip biscuits next to a tub of ice cream is an easy way to feed a crowd
  • 32 mins
  • Easy

Mexican veggie wraps


(3 ratings)

Get your mates round for a self-assembly supper. These meat-free fajitas are superhealthy too
  • 40 mins
  • Easy
  • Vegetarian
  • Healthy

Mexican beef chilli


(45 ratings)

A delicious one-pot of spicy braised beef is a great, stress-free way to fill up a hungry crowd
  • 2 hours and 30 mins
  • Easy

Mexican chicken stew


(103 ratings)

Bring a touch of Mexican flavour to your midweek meal with this low-fat, one-pan supper
  • 45 mins
  • Easy

Mexican potatoes


(17 ratings)

Spicy fried potatoes with soured cream for dipping, great as part of a Tex-Mex meal
  • 35 mins
  • Easy
  • Vegetarian

Mexican soup with chicken


(23 ratings)

All those typically Mexican flavours - lime, coriander, chilli - combined in a soup with the crunch of tortilla chips
  • 30 mins
  • Easy

Chilli con carne


(1006 ratings)

This great chilli has to be one of the best dishes to serve to friends for a casual get-together
  • 1 hour and 10 mins
  • Easy

Mexican fish wraps


(6 ratings)

Kids can grab one of these yummy fish wraps on the go, a great low-fat snack
  • 15 mins
  • Easy

Chicken nacho grills


(43 ratings)

A fun way to serve chicken breasts and keep kids interested - why not get them to help?
  • 25 mins
  • Easy

Spicy bean & avocado tostados


(10 ratings)

Why not make up a Mexican buffet for something a bit different. Get the kids involved with this simple veggie recipe
  • 15 mins
  • Easy
  • Vegetarian

Black bean chilli


(75 ratings)

This chilli is great for casual entertaining - just lay everything out and let people add their own toppings
  • 40 mins
  • Easy
  • Vegetarian