Cinco de Mayo, Gluten-Free

Mexican Dip in Jar

In our house, we celebrate everything. I love holidays, celebrations and learning the history behind them all. Cultural studies, especially pertaining to food, captivates me. Lucky for me, homeschooling the kiddos has always provided me that reason I need to celebrate holidays and customs from all over the world. Cinco de Mayo is extra-special for us – it’s our feline furboys’ birthday. Cinco de Meow. Double celebration! I’ll spare you the kitty party, but I do have some pretty amazing gluten-free recipes that you may want to whip up for 5/5. And if you’re interested in learning the basics about this Mexican holiday, check this out.

 Try these Gluten-Free, Dairy-Free Recipes

to Round Out Your Cinco de Mayo, Gluten-Free

Dairy-Free Queso (Cheese Dip)

Gluten-Free Mexi Meals in a Jar (pictured, top)

Avocado “Fries”

Skinny Guacamole

Mango Salsa

Mango Salsa (above)

Kale-sadillas (Quesadillas with Kale, Yellow Squash & Onion)

Gluten Free Enchilada Casserole (below)

gluten free enchilada casserole

Southwestern Style Slow Cooker Baked Beans

Simple Salsa

Homemade Chipotles in Adobo

creamy cilantro salad dressing_

Creamy Cilantro Salad Dressing (above)

If you don’t normally keep fresh cilantro on hand, but end up with leftovers after Cinco de Mayo, here’s how to store your cilantro to make it last.

cilantro-drying

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Gigi ;)

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