Tequila Popsicles, Lime Shrimp + More for Cinco de Mayo

Cinco de Mayo is the time for laughter, friends and really cook cocktails. -PJ Gach...more

Last-Minute Fiesta: Nacho Mama's Taco Party

I love to host gatherings at my house.  It gives me an opportunity to really clean my house and show off my limited Rachael Ray-ish party skills  Sure, spending time with family and friends is a bonus but what if you want to host a party with people who relatively strangers?Contrary to popular belief I am not the most outgoing gal, at least not on purpose. Oddly, I worked in the service industry most of my life and could fake it most of the time....more
sounds like a lot of fun AND yummy too!!more

Mango Avocado Salsa

An ideal side dish or condiment for that Cinco de Mayo get together, Mango Avocado Salsa is quick and easy to throw together. Not too hot, but full of flavor, it goes with just about everything.Of course you can serve it with tortilla chips or pita chips. Personally, I just ate it straight out of the bowl....more

The Ultimate Cinco de Mayo Menu Planner

Cinco de Mayo is on Monday, and you know what that means: It's time to fiesta! Aside from Southern food, Mexican food is my favorite cuisine, so naturally Cinco de Mayo is one of my favorite holidays. I'm not typically one to post a roundup for every holiday and occasion. However, I have so many Mexican-inspired recipes here that I just love so much, and I want to help you plan the ultimate menu for the holiday. So whether you are throwing a big blowout or just enjoying some Mexican food at home, I've got you covered. ...more

Fajita Nachos

Buffalo Chicken Quesadilla

Here’s another Mexican-Inspired meal that won’t bust your diet.  With it’s robust flavors, this recipe is perfect for your Cinco de Mayo festivities or any other day of the year. Buffalo Chicken Quesadilla ...more

Slippery Banana

Here’s a delicious Mexican-Inspired drink to help celebrate Cinco de Mayo.  This drink will set your party apart from having the same old margaritas everyone else is serving.  You’ll enjoy this cocktail so much, you’ll be craving its refreshing flavors throughout the entire summer.  Perfect for your weekend festivities or as a cool drink on a warm Summer evening.Slippery Banana...more

2-Minute Chunky Salsa

Watermelon Mint Margarita – Happy Cinco de Mayo!!

Happy Cinco de Mayo Friends!!!!I absolutely love food/drink based holidays. But then again who doesn't?! My love for Cinco de Mayo probably has to do with these three factors: my love for chips and salsa, guacamole, and tequila!...more
@victorias_view Do it! I will be over in half an hour ;)more

Cinco de Mayo – Smoked Chickpea Guacamole Recipe

By Amie Valpone, Culinary Marketing Consultant & CEO of the gluten-free blog, The Healthy Apple.Happy Cinco de Mayo everyone….I’ve created this amazing chick pea guacamole that will surely knock your socks off and keep your Cinco de Mayo festivities rollin’…SMOKED CHICKPEA GUACAMOLE for Cinco de MayoGluten-Free and VeganIngredients2 avocados, peeled, pitted and cut into chunks1 cup chickpeas, drained and rinsed1 Roma tomato, diced1/3 cup fresh cilantro, chopped2 scallions, chopped1/3 cup red onion, chopped...more