Tag: Cinco de Mayo

South of the Border Flavor

I’m sharing a little South of the Border flavor for Cinco de Mayo and a Fiesta of Food and Flowers in celebration! From the 2011 archives, this post has a couple of recipes worth a second helping or a segundo plato :) for a summer soirée. . . Inspired from a trip to the Farmers Market and a Bobby Flay Cook-Along. For a…

Key Lime Margarita Cupcakes

 End your Cinco de Mayo celebration on sweet note with Key Lime Margarita Cupcakes! Quick or rápido  :) and easy to whip up with a short cut. . . Pillsbury Moist Supreme Key Lime Cake Mix & Key Lime Creamy Supreme Frosting!  In addition to a box mix you’ll need 3 eggs, 1/3 cup oil and 1/2…

Cinco de Mayo Dos Berry Salsa

 Cinco de Mayo is less than a week away and no celebration is complete without some chips & salsa! Dos Berry Salsa is a delicious variation that is full of flavor, colorful, and quick & easy to assemble! Similar to Blueberry Salsa, I tweaked a recipe for a Triple Berry Salsa, using dos instead of tres berries. . . :)…

Corn and Bacon Guacam-Olé!

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Corn and Bacon Guacamole was in the May issue of Food Network Magazine in the 50 Salsa and Guacamole Recipes section. If you’re ever had Chili’s Fire-Grilled Corn Guacamole, this is one step better with the addition of bacon! Start with a chunky version of guacamole or cut/mash to your preferred texture~ To 2 – 3…

Cinco de Mayo Margarita Cookies

The flavor of margarita in a shortbread-style cookie  and a perfect light note to end   your Cinco de Mayo celebration on! Fresh lime zest and a sprinkling of sea salt and turbinado sugar make for a sweet and tart combination and a guaranteed fiesta in every bite! I came by this recipe in Cooking Light~ the actual recipe is…

Cinco De Mayo Mini Taco Dips

Cinco de Mayo is a week away and no celebration is complete without some chips & salsa or guacamole! These mini layered taco dips are quick & easy to assemble~ an individual or party serving version of Seven Layer Fiesta Dip from McCormick. My set of mini dessert glasses from Bed, Bath & Beyond were ideal to serve…

Cinco de Mayo

       A few Tex-Mex inspired recipes to put you in the mood for Cinco de Mayo. . .         Southwestern Layered Salad Recipe adapted from Southern Living~              A Quick and Easy Salsa. . .      Almost homemade :-)     Start with your favorite jar of salsa, we…