Huevos rancheros (fried egg and vegetables in wrap)

Mexican recipes

Put on a feast with our Mexican-inspired recipes. Try popular dishes such as tacos, tortillas, fajitas, burritos and quesadillas, plus sides like guacamole and nachos.

22 ratings 4.7 out of 5 star rating

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

25 mins
Easy
21 ratings 5.0 out of 5 star rating

All the flavours of a good beef chilli con carne in a fraction of the time, cook it in a frying pan or on the bbq

40 mins
Easy
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4 ratings 3.8 out of 5 star rating

Making your own chips and dips allows you to keep things healthy and will really impress

55 mins
Easy
Healthy
Vegetarian
58 ratings 4.5 out of 5 star rating

A delicious one-pot of spicy braised beef is a great, stress-free way to fill up a hungry crowd

2 hrs and 30 mins
Easy
162 ratings 4.0 out of 5 star rating

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

45 mins
Easy
6 ratings 4.2 out of 5 star rating

A quick and easy party dip which is superhealthy, freezable and counts towards your five-a-day - what more could you want?

30 mins
Easy
Healthy
Vegetarian
19 ratings 4.3 out of 5 star rating

Here's a spicy, vegetarian, help-yourself dish that's ideal for hungry teenagers

40 mins
Easy
Vegetarian
36 ratings 4.7 out of 5 star rating

Spice up your midweek meal with this fragrant Mexican recipe

45 mins
Easy
33 ratings 4.2 out of 5 star rating

Spicy fried potatoes with soured cream for dipping, great as part of a Tex-Mex meal

35 mins
Easy
Vegetarian
29 ratings 4.0 out of 5 star rating

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

30 mins
Easy
2,050 ratings 4.8 out of 5 star rating

This great chilli recipe has to be one of the best dishes to serve to friends for a casual get-together. An easy sharing favourite that uses up storecupboard ingredients.

1 hr and 10 mins
Easy
13 ratings 3.9 out of 5 star rating

Get the kids involved in making this easy veggie Mexican buffet with healthy beans and avocado

15 mins
Easy
Vegetarian
29 ratings 4.7 out of 5 star rating

Not one to leave your tummy rumbling, this filling salad really hits the spot and has a spicy kick

20 mins
Easy
Vegetarian
7 ratings 4.3 out of 5 star rating

Popular in Mexican cuisine, a mole is a thick sauce with complex flavours. Great help-yourself party food

2 hrs and 30 mins
More effort
10 ratings 3.9 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
7 ratings 4.9 out of 5 star rating

Fill crisp taco shells with a spicy pulled pork filling which can be frozen ahead of time for an easy entertaining dish to share

5 hrs and 30 mins
Easy
7 ratings 4.3 out of 5 star rating

A good way to spice up fish if children aren't that keen, get them to help cook

15 mins
Easy
24 ratings 4.7 out of 5 star rating

A super-quick Mexican snack to enjoy with a Margarita or three

13 mins
Easy
23 ratings 4.2 out of 5 star rating

A light, easy-to-prepare snack-supper with Mexican flavours

20 mins
Easy
Vegetarian
6 ratings 4.9 out of 5 star rating

A sizzling Mexican-style dish. Don't hold back on the chilli - the cool, creamy avocado and zingy lime will balance the flavours

45 mins
Easy
8 ratings 4.4 out of 5 star rating

A fun, light and healthy family dinner that the kids can get involved in making too

40 mins
More effort
13 ratings 4.7 out of 5 star rating

Known as Arroz con Leche in Mexico, this is perfect served in small glasses

50 mins
More effort
18 ratings 4.4 out of 5 star rating

The ultimate Friday night food, these smoky flavoured wraps will bring the taste of Mexico to your table

55 mins
Easy
3 ratings 4.4 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
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