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Healthy Mexican recipes

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Discover delicious and nutritious Mexican-inspired recipes, including fajitas, enchiladas, tacos, tostadas, burritos, chilli, soups, stews and dips.

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  • Burrito bowl with chipotle black beans

    Burrito bowl with chipotle black beans

    A star rating of 4.8 out of 5.48 ratings

    This healthy burrito bowl is chock full of veggies and greens, perfect for a filling lunch. This is one vegetarian meal that tastes just as good as it looks

  • Bean enchiladas in dish with cheese

    Vegetarian enchiladas

    A star rating of 4.4 out of 5.217 ratings

    Pack flavour into your meal with these easy veggie enchiladas that are filled with nutritious ingredients. This comforting, cheesy dish is the perfect crowd-pleasing family dinner

  • Penne pasta with avocado on plate

    Tomato penne with avocado

    A star rating of 4.3 out of 5.152 ratings

    Get all five of your 5-a-day in this mildly spiced, healthy pasta dish. It's rich in iron, fibre and vitamin C as well as being low-fat and low-calorie

  • Chipotle chicken

    Chipotle chicken

    A star rating of 4.3 out of 5.37 ratings

    Keep a jar of smoky chipotle chilli paste in your cupboard, to add a kick to a healthy chicken stew

  • Chicken & sweetcorn tacos served on a plate

    Chicken & sweetcorn tacos

    A star rating of 4.7 out of 5.26 ratings

    Serve up these healthy chicken and sweetcorn tacos for an easy midweek meal that's full of flavour. You'll also have leftovers to make chicken and sweetcorn wraps for lunch tomorrow

  • Tortillas with vegetables and salsa on board with spoon

    Easy vegan tacos

    A star rating of 4.7 out of 5.18 ratings

    Make these tasty vegan tacos with a smoky-sweet salsa and pack in all of your 5-a-day in one meal. Kiwi brings a moreish, fruity dimension to the salsa

  • Mixed-bean chilli with wedges

    Mixed-bean chilli with wedges

    A star rating of 4.7 out of 5.139 ratings

    A warming bowl of meat-free comfort food. Make extra for the freezer

  • Barbecued chicken fajita skewers

    Barbecued chicken fajita skewers

    A star rating of 4 out of 5.12 ratings

    Get the kids in the kitchen to prepare this easy BBQ chicken recipe, then assemble together with creamy guacamole on tortilla wraps

  • Black-eyed bean mole topped with tomato salsa in bowl with fork

    Black-eyed bean mole with salsa

    A star rating of 3.5 out of 5.21 ratings

    Try this healthy Mexican dish as a quick and easy low-calorie lunch that counts as three of your 5-a-day. The beans are a great source of protein and fibre

  • Turkey enchiladas

    Turkey enchiladas

    A star rating of 4.4 out of 5.69 ratings

    Fill flour tortillas with lean turkey mince in a rich tomato sauce, then top with cheese and bake for a family friendly Mexican dinner

  • Burritos stuffed with tomato rice served, sliced, on a platter

    Mexican spiced tomato rice

    A star rating of 3.9 out of 5.11 ratings

    Try using this spicy, Mexican-style rice in our Brazil nut burritos for lunch or dinner. With a spike of chilli heat, it's proof that comfort food needn't be bland

  • Breakfast burrito served in a foil sleeve

    Breakfast burrito

    A star rating of 4.7 out of 5.33 ratings

    Make a nutritious cocoon for breakfast ingredients with a wholemeal wrap. We’ve included protein-rich eggs and avocado to add good fats to this burrito

  • Sasa in bowl with spoon and soured cream

    Mexican corn salsa

    A star rating of 4.7 out of 5.3 ratings

    This classic corn salsa is a simple Mexican recipe you can prep in 20 minutes. Leave to marinate before serving to intensify the vibrant flavours

  • Mexican bean soup with guacamole

    Mexican bean soup with guacamole

    A star rating of 4.8 out of 5.115 ratings

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

  • Spiced black bean & chicken soup with kale

    Spiced black bean & chicken soup with kale

    A star rating of 4.8 out of 5.43 ratings

    Use up leftover roast or ready-cooked chicken in this healthy and warming South-American style soup, spiced up with cumin and chilli

  • Turkey tortilla pie

    Turkey tortilla pie

    A star rating of 4.3 out of 5.39 ratings

    Top a chilli con carne with snipped tortilla wraps for this healthy one-pot that fuses nachos with enchiladas

  • Spicy seafood stew with tomatoes & lime

    Spicy seafood stew with tomatoes & lime

    A star rating of 4.7 out of 5.32 ratings

    John Torode's Mexican-inspired one-pot casserole is packed with shellfish, white fish and plenty of chilli

  • Chilli in pan with herbs and lime wedges

    Healthy chilli

    A star rating of 4.8 out of 5.60 ratings

    Use chunks of stewing beef in this healthy chilli con carne for a robust and filling dish. Serve with rice and coriander

  • Spicy chilli bean soup

    Spicy chilli bean soup

    A star rating of 4.8 out of 5.43 ratings

    There's minimal prep time to make this hearty vegetarian stew, which works just as well as an easy dinner or packed in a flask for lunch

  • Mexican chicken & wild rice soup

    Mexican chicken & wild rice soup

    A star rating of 4.7 out of 5.13 ratings

    A dish with added feelgood factor - this vitamin C filled soup is the ideal after-work pick-me-up

  • Marathon burritos

    Black bean burritos

    A star rating of 4.9 out of 5.21 ratings

    Our easy black bean burritos are nutritious and full of smoky chipotle flavour. These energy-boosting Mexican wraps are perfect fitness fodder.

  • Fish tacos

    Fish tacos

    A star rating of 4.9 out of 5.37 ratings

    Serve lemon sole goujons in Mexican-style soft corn tortillas with red onion, cabbage and coriander salad and chipotle mayo

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