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Easy Mexican recipes

Our easy Mexican recipes are perfect for a simple family dinner or sharing a meal with friends. Try cheesy enchiladas or classic huevos rancheros.

50 ratings 4.6 out of 5 star rating

A family dinner that delivers four of your 5-a-day - tender chicken, red pepper and black beans, wrapped in tortilla, baked in the oven with passata and cheese

1 hr and 5 mins
Easy
38 ratings 4.4 out of 5 star rating

Make this tasty Mexican rice to serve a crowd. Our recipe is vegan but if everyone you're cooking for eats meat, some chopped bacon in with the onions works well

40 mins
Easy
Healthy
Vegan
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51 ratings 4.7 out of 5 star rating

Make these easy beef burritos for a simple midweek supper. The meat filling is also great stuffed into a crispy taco, or as an easy chilli con carne with rice

45 mins
Easy
6 ratings 4.9 out of 5 star rating

Pack this flavourful prawn, chorizo and chipotle filling into quesadillas to make a tasty Mexican-inspired snack or lunch. They're perfect for a light supper, too

25 mins
Easy
24 ratings 4.8 out of 5 star rating

Enjoy this Mexican-inspired vegetarian brunch of egg, tomato, avocado, kidney beans and cheese, on top of tortilla. It's spicy, filling and full of flavour

25 mins
Easy
Vegetarian
113 ratings 4.7 out of 5 star rating

Need a simple, vibrant midweek meal the family will love? Put together these easy chicken fajitas and people can create their own masterpieces at the table

25 mins
Easy
4 ratings 4.3 out of 5 star rating

Sandwich tortillas together with a mixture of cheese, chives, chicken and garlic to make these delicious quesadillas. They're great for a snack, lunch or light supper

20 mins
Easy
6 ratings 5.0 out of 5 star rating

Switch up a standard quesadilla with this tangy leek and mustard filling. Serve warm for a light Mexican-inspired lunch or dinner

25 mins
Easy
6 ratings 4.7 out of 5 star rating

Make the most of leftovers from a roast chicken with these Mexican chicken and black bean wraps, which need just 15 minutes to prep. Ideal for a midweek meal

35 mins
Easy
2 ratings 5.0 out of 5 star rating

Try a new twist on a classic Mexican-inspired snack by adding fiery chillies, sweetcorn and a squeeze of lime

25 mins
Easy
Vegetarian
21 ratings 4.4 out of 5 star rating

Use a fajita mix for these fish tacos to give you all the right flavours without having to buy jars of individual spices. They take just 20 minutes to make

20 mins
Easy
23 ratings 4.7 out of 5 star rating

Whip up the perfect accompaniment to fajitas, a guacamole salsa with cooling avocado to balance the heat of jalapeño chillies, if you dare to include them

15 mins
Easy
Vegetarian
27 ratings 4.8 out of 5 star rating

A vibrant Mexican-style breakfast with fresh avocado and black beans. Give yourself a healthy start with our easy vegan beans on toast with a twist

30 mins
Easy
Healthy
Vegan
12 ratings 4.3 out of 5 star rating

These tacos are ideal for sharing. Stuff yours with crunchy mustard slaw and chipotle-seasoned cod for a speedy midweek meal for two

22 mins
Easy
113 ratings 4.8 out of 5 star rating

This warming, spiced vegetarian soup packs in goodness and is filling too. The quick-to-assemble guacamole topping tastes as good as it looks

30 mins
Easy
Healthy
Vegetarian
78 ratings 4.8 out of 5 star rating

Ready in under 20 minutes, this burger with spiced chipotle chicken breast, in toasted brioche with guacamole, makes for a satisfying weeknight treat for one

18 mins
Easy
13 ratings 4.1 out of 5 star rating

A low-fat, vegetarian midweek meal, this hearty soup with cheesy tortillas makes for a moreish combination

25 mins
Easy
Vegetarian
18 ratings 4.7 out of 5 star rating

Throw together this simple, no-cook salad in 15 minutes flat for a colourful, speedy side dish

15 mins
Easy
Vegetarian
Gluten-free
13 ratings 4.9 out of 5 star rating

Cubed white fish is marinated, skewered and barbecued in this easy Mexican recipe - pile onto corn tortillas with spicy mango salsa

30 mins
Easy
3 ratings 3.0 out of 5 star rating

Use leftover sauce from our Spaghetti Bolognese with salami & basil recipe to rustle up these speedy beef tacos

30 mins
Easy
20 ratings 4.6 out of 5 star rating

A simple vegetarian soup flavoured with spicy chipotle chilli paste and served with coriander and crème fraîche

30 mins
Easy
Vegetarian
8 ratings 4.8 out of 5 star rating

Pork mince makes a great alternative to beef- we serve it Mexican-style with crisp tortilla shells and a fruity salsa

30 mins
Easy
14 ratings 4.9 out of 5 star rating

The secret ingredient in this chipotle-spiced, beef chilli con carne is a storecupboard favourite - baked beans

50 mins
Easy
50 ratings 4.8 out of 5 star rating

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

25 mins
Easy
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