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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Put the Olé in guacamole with the addition of sweet roasted corn and smoky bacon! 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…

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…