Recipes for Celebrating Cinco de Mayo!

May 02, 2018
women adds cilantro to fresh tacos

April showers are soon to bring May flowers, and we couldn’t be more excited for the spring season! This year, we’re celebrating with a fiesta-inspired menu for Cinco de Mayo. These are some of our favorite healthy and delicious recipes to make and share at your next gathering or special dinner!

Our Favorite Cinco de Mayo Recipes

APPETIZERS:

True Orange Garden Salsa

This recipe is refreshing and delightful, and so easy to make. You can even prep this a day ahead of time as the flavors will only get better!

Zesty True Lime Guacamole

A party’s not a party without delicious dips for your chips. True Lime brings out the tangy flavor in this creamy dreamy guac recipe.

Black Bean and Corn Salad

Perfect as an appetizer or side dish, this recipe is quick to throw together and even quicker to leave the bowl.

Cucumber, Jicama, and Orange Salad

Jicama is a wonderful Mexican root vegetable that’s crunchy and light. You’ll love it in this bright and delicious salad.

 

SIDE DISHES:

True Lime Cilantro Rice with Shrimp

Simple and light, this is a great recipe to accompany grilled chicken or fish.

True Lemon Confetti Coleslaw

Having a party? This coleslaw has confetti in its name! An excellent side to accompany fish tacos.

Skillet Corn on the Cob with True Lime Garlic & Cilantro

Sprinkle these babies with some cotija cheese, and your guests might forget all about waiting for the main dish.

 

MAIN DISHES:

Fiesta True Lime Chicken

Everything’s better when covered in melted cheese. We dare you to prove otherwise.

True Lime Fish Tacos

True Lime Fish Tacos

Classic for a fiesta! These fish tacos will be a huge hit at your party. Have a vegetarian attending? Use jackfruit instead!

Grilled Cilantro Citrus Chicken

Marinate, grill, enjoy. Await praise.

Spicy Lime-Infused Mexican Pizza

This Mexican pizza is ideal for sharing, and oh-so fun to eat. Serve with a side of Spicy Avocado Cream Sauce for dipping those crusts.

 

DESSERTS & DRINKS:

True Lime Frozen Margarita

Our margarita is so easy to make when you have True Lime on hand. To make these virgin, leave out the tequila and mix in soda water instead.

True Lime Margarita Cake

True Lime Margarita Cake Recipe

Slice and serve this deliciously moist cake with a big heaping spoonful of fresh fruit.

Margarita Mousse

Margarita Mousse dessert with True Lime

A delightful adults-only dessert that will keep your guests coming back for more.

Looking for more recipes? Check out our recipe page here! 

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