Craving Mexican food?? I know I crave it seriously regularly.
Cinco de Mayo is a widely celebrated holiday that includes lots of Mexican-inspired dishes and drinks, and a fun reason to have get-togethers and celebrate what many people think is Mexico’s freedom.
Aaaaannnnddd…..It’s right around the corner.
Mexican Street Fries by Yours Truly
But, Mexico’s Independence Day—the most important national holiday in Mexico—is actually celebrated on September 16, commemorating the war of Mexican independence from Spain.
Nevertheless, we get to celebrate Cinco de Mayo with amazing food and cocktails! No need to go and wait for a table at your local crowded Mexican restaurant when you can have you very own fiesta at home. Just skip that annoying shit.
Grilled Mezcal Margaritas by A Nerd Cooks
Chicken Tostadas by Confetti and Bliss
Here are 11 amazing recipes for you to celebrate Cinco de Mayo!
This article was originally published on Parade Magazine by me.