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Browse 143 Mexican Recipes

American cooking has been infused with Mexican culture for years now. The versatility of their ingredients allow you to create dishes that are inspiring and flavorful, yet still reasonably effortless to prepare. Check out our selection of great meals and then change them up to invent your own.

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Mexican Green Spaghetti

Mexican Green Spaghetti

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Prep Time: 20 Minutes
Cook Time: 15 Minutes

This isn't a "traditional" Mexican dish but it is very common in the Northeast of Mexico, everyone in my family loves it and it's been a great hit among my friends now that I live in the USA, it is usually served to go with any type of meat (pork, beef, c…

Mexican Seven Layer Dip

Mexican Seven Layer Dip

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Prep Time: 20 Minutes
Cook Time: 0 Minutes

When we have company I love to make this simple recipe and it is always a hit. Nothing says party more than chips and dip, and this version of the seven layer dip is sure to please. Play with different ingredients and create your own version, or use thi…

Tex-Mex Chicken Tacos with Chili Onion Rings

Tex-Mex Chicken Tacos with Chili Onion Rings

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Prep Time: 10 Minutes
Cook Time: 5 Minutes

These chicken tacos are super simple to make, but man are they good! They have a fiery sauce that really gives them a lot of flavor, and the chili onion rings are a fun garnish. Try these tacos tonight and your family will beg you to make them more ofte…

Slow Cooker Cincinnati Chili

Slow Cooker Cincinnati Chili

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Prep Time: 10 Minutes
Cook Time: 120 Minutes

Want that Cincinnati Chili flavor, even when you're short on prep time? This is the perfect answer! Just a few simple steps and a few hours in the slow cooker will leave you with chili that can rival that of any 3-way chili parlor. It's deliciously diff…

Sam's Chicken Tortilla Casserole

Sam's Chicken Tortilla Casserole

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Prep Time: 10 Minutes
Cook Time: 15 Minutes

This is a friend of the families casserole that she made for a card playing party. My son begged me to make it again. This is an addictive casserole. This is also a hide the vegetable casserole. Which is great for children and picky husbands.Use your imag…

Mexican Chicken

Mexican Chicken

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Prep Time: 10 Minutes
Cook Time: 20 Minutes

I got this recipe from my mother-in-law, a great source for finding food to please your husband! It is even easier to prepare than spaghetti or boxed macaroni!

Deep Dish Chili Pie

Deep Dish Chili Pie

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Prep Time: 5 Minutes
Cook Time: 55 Minutes

This easy-to-put-together dish combines our favorite chili flavor with the coziness of a traditional pot pie. The chili is mild, yet flavorful, and perfect for kids from 2-102! It's a family favorite!

Beef Tortilla Casserole

Beef Tortilla Casserole

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Prep Time: 15 Minutes
Cook Time: 30 Minutes

This Mexican-style casserole is simple and delicious. You can make it days ahead of time, and it's the perfect meal to take to a sick neighbor or a new mother. You can even replace the beef with chicken. It's delicious topped with shredded lettuce and cho…

Buffalo Chicken Quesadillas

Buffalo Chicken Quesadillas

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Prep Time: 15 Minutes
Cook Time: 15 Minutes

In this recipe, chicken strips are breaded, fried, doused in hot sauce, and sandwiched between flour tortillas with avocado and cheese. The cool, creamy avocado counterbalances the spicy chicken perfectly. This is such a fun dinner to kick up your weeknig…

Chicken Tortilla Soup

Chicken Tortilla Soup

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Prep Time: 15 Minutes
Cook Time: 60 Minutes

When you live in Texas you eat a lot of Mexican food, whether it is enchiladas, tacos, or burritos. Sometimes you want the Mexican flavors, but aren’t in the mood for something really heavy. This simple recipe is the perfect thing for that occasion!…

Taco Macaroni and Cheese

Taco Macaroni and Cheese

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Prep Time: 5 Minutes
Cook Time: 15 Minutes

This delicious mac and cheese was inspired by a couple of guilty pleasure boxed dinners, but it's made from scratch and tastes a lot better. It's spicy and creamy and loaded with flavor!

Crispy, Oven-Baked Chimichangas

Crispy, Oven-Baked Chimichangas

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Prep Time: 10 Minutes
Cook Time: 25 Minutes

Need a healthier dish to serve on Cinco de Mayo? This fits the bill! You still get the crispy, crunchy shell and delicious filling that you love with a chimichanga, but with much less in the way of fat and calories. Delicious, and family friendly, you'…

Black Bean Tacos with Tomato Salsa

Black Bean Tacos with Tomato Salsa

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Prep Time: 15 Minutes
Cook Time: 10 Minutes

Mexican cuisine have so many fantastic recipes. It’s really hard to choose but the most famous are obviously tacos. Who doesn’t like tacos? Personally never heard of anyone that is not into tacos. And there are so many different ways to make them, the…

Grilled Chicken Sandwich with Chipotle Mayo and Avocado

Grilled Chicken Sandwich with Chipotle Mayo and Avocado

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Prep Time: 10 Minutes
Cook Time: 20 Minutes

I love chicken sandwiches, especially spicy ones! This is a simple recipe that you can make when you want something a little more exciting than the everyday sandwich. Spicy chipotle mayonnaise gives it some kick, while the avocado adds some creaminess.…

Cheesy Corn Tortilla Bites

Cheesy Corn Tortilla Bites

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Prep Time: 10 Minutes
Cook Time: 20 Minutes

These yummy little corn bites will quickly become your go-to appetizer. They're so simple to make, and they're addictive too. Everyone will love them!

Southwestern Steak Enchiladas

Southwestern Steak Enchiladas

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Prep Time: 50 Minutes
Cook Time: 40 Minutes

Directions One day ahead, make the steak: In a slow cooker, combine the steak, water, tequila, garlic, and 1 serrano chile. Season with salt and pepper, to taste, and cook, on low, until very tender, about 12 hours or overnight. Shred the steak. Make…

Tortilla Omelette

Tortilla Omelette

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Prep Time: 5 Minutes
Cook Time: 15 Minutes

Make it an "om" morning with tortilla omlette from Bonshaw Breezes Bed and Breakfast in Bonshaw, Prince Edward Island, Canada; a BnBFinder listed inn.

Crockpot Chicken Enchilada Soup

Crockpot Chicken Enchilada Soup

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Prep Time: 10 Minutes
Cook Time: 120 Minutes

This a fantastic and comforting soup for a chilly winter night. I wanted to try making an enchilada soup, but have been getting home a little later these past few weeks. In comes the trusty crockpot! This soup turned out amazing. I love that it is a set…

Jalapeno Chicken Cheese Soup

Jalapeno Chicken Cheese Soup

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Prep Time: 15 Minutes
Cook Time: 10 Minutes

This is my version of a favorite soup served at a restaurant in Pecos, NM, that is now closed.

Chicken Tacos

Chicken Tacos

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Prep Time: 5 Minutes
Cook Time: 25 Minutes

Tasty chicken tacos - an easy weeknight meal for busy parents. My kids love these and ask for them all the time. You can switch the recipe to beef or even fish if you start to get bored of the chicken.

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