Mexican

Mexican recipes

42 Recipes

From tacos and tortillas to spicy soups and stews, the food in Mexico is guaranteed to please crowds when you're entertaining.

Mexican chicken tortilla soup

3.75

(1 rating)

A hearty Central American soup with complex flavours and textures. If you can make it the day before serving, the flavours will intensify
  • 2 hours
  • More effort

Fish tacos with Baja sauce

0

(0 ratings)

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

Curtido

5

(1 rating)

Curtido is a fat-free slaw from Mexico made with white cabbage, carrot and onion. Pile it high on tacos or in burritos, or serve as a salad in its own right
  • 20 mins
  • Easy
  • Vegetarian

Belly pork & pineapple burritos

0

(0 ratings)

The combination of pork and pineapple works so well. Try it here with a touch of chipotle for a Mexican feel, served in tortillas, for a casual get-together
  • 3 hours and 50 mins
  • Easy

Tomatillo salsa

0

(0 ratings)

Make this healthy side dish as part of a Mexican feast, with fresh tomatillos, onions, chillies, avocado and lime. Serve alongside burritos and tacos
  • 10 mins
  • Easy
  • Healthy
  • Vegetarian

Michelada

0

(0 ratings)

Cold lager, chilli powder, pepper and lime: spice up your lager with this Mexican cocktail, popular throughout Latin America and great for a summer party
  • Easy

John's chicken nacho one-pot

4.375

(10 ratings)

A different take on the classic one-pot, this one has a Mexican twist. Nachos, smashed avocado, jalapeños, chorizo and tender chicken pieces - what's not to love?...
  • 25 mins
  • Easy

Spicy black bean tacos

5

(5 ratings)

These vegetarian bean tacos, lightly spiced with cumin and smoked paprika, are topped with fresh guacamole and a pomegranate salsa
  • 25 mins
  • Easy
  • Vegetarian

Mexican chicken burger

4.583335

(6 ratings)

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

Crab & avocado tostadas

4.6875

(4 ratings)

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

Easy huevos rancheros

5

(3 ratings)

An easy Mexican breakfast that'll keep you going all morning, it's got everything you need to pep up your plate...
  • 10 mins
  • Easy
  • Vegetarian

Day of the Dead biscuits

5

(1 rating)

Celebrate the Mexican Day of the Dead festival or Halloween with these spooky cookies - go wild with colourful icing and decorations!
  • 1 hour and 40 mins
  • More effort

Prawn fajitas with avocado cream

4.708335

(18 ratings)

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

Mexican beef chilli

4.42935

(46 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

3.964285

(112 ratings)

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

Mexican potatoes

4.34722

(18 ratings)

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

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