Want to add a little spice to your dinner? Discover 42 delicious recipes with that authentic Tex-Mex flavors.
If you like bold and spicy flavors, Tex-Mex cuisine is for you. Mexican and Texan culinary traditions have created some of the most beloved dishes in the United States. Tex-Mex is a delicious mash-up of flavors from Mexico and Texas. From sizzling fajitas and cheesy enchiladas to crispy tacos and smoky chili, Tex-Mex offers a scrumptious range of dishes that are perfect for any occasion. In this recipe roundup, we’ve curated a selection of mouth-watering Tex-Mex recipes that are big crowd-pleasers and family favorites. So make sure you try these recipes of the rich and vibrant world of Tex-Mex cuisine!
This post is getting your ready for Cinco De Mayo just one week away! There are so many ideas and inspirations for a delicious celebration.
One Pan Enchilada Zucchini Turkey Meatball And Rice
“Flavorful one-pan enchilada zucchini turkey meatballs simmered with rice in a delicious red enchilada sauce. This healthy one-pan dinner recipe is packed with veggies like zucchini, bell pepper, corn, and poblano pepper, and is perfect for weeknights or meal prep!
I’ve never met a meal with the word enchilada in it that I did not like. And one-skillet meals mean easy clean up.
Thanks, Monique from Ambitious Kitchen.
The Best Chicken Taco Soup
Taco Soup is full of chicken, black beans, corn, tomatoes, and of course that signature taco flavor. Cumin and chili powder and other spices give it its distinct taste! This soup is easy to make on the stovetop or in a slow cooker. Just dump all the ingredients into the pot and simmer away!
Serve it topped with cheddar cheese, tortilla strips, a dollop of sour cream, and a generous squeeze of lime juice.
This recipe makes a big pot and the leftovers taste even better.
Pair this flavorful soup with Sweet Cream Cornbread made from a box mix. A perfect Tex-Mex combination.
Creamy Southwest Chicken
“Enjoy robust flavors in this creamy southwest chicken recipe that’s ready in just 30 minutes! It’s simple to make, so saucy, and a great weeknight option.“
This is an easy weeknight meal. Serve it over rice, and Black Bean Corn, and Avacado Salad.
Thanks for sharing, Natasha at Salt And Lavender.
Tex Mex Quinoa Salad
“This Mexican-style Quinoa Salad is loaded with black beans, corn, tomatoes, avocados, red onion, and cilantro. Simple, healthy, and incredibly delicious, you’ll want to make it over and over again!“
Tex Mex Quinoa salad is where healthy meets scrumptious! I can’t wait to try this recipe!
Thanks, Tania from Cooktoria.
Crockpot White Chicken Chili
Need a delicious dinner idea? This best white chicken chili recipe is full of rich flavors and you can make it in a crockpot or on the stovetop in a Dutch oven! It is sure to be a favorite recipe. You will love this not-so-white version of white chicken chili.
Ground Beef Tacos
“Our go-to Beef Taco Recipe with the juiciest ground beef taco meat. Beef tacos are perfect for easy entertaining or busy weeknights and they always get rave reviews!
We love taco parties and usually go between these ground beef tacos or our famous fish tacos. You can prep the taco meat and toppings in advance then everyone builds their own tacos. Talk about stress-free entertaining.“
Vegetarian Mexican Casserole
This Vegetarian Mexican Casserole is layered with filling and fresh vegetables, black beans, and corn tortillas. Enjoy as a weeknight dinner or a side dish–even the meat eaters will love this one. Also works great as vegetarian enchiladas!
If you are a meat lover like me, you can add a protein like cooked diced chicken or taco meat to this delicious casserole!
Thanks, Becca from My Crazy Good Life.
Fresh And Delicious Baja Fish Tacos
Looking for a fresh and delicious meal? Try fish tacos! Made with tender, flaky fish, crisp vegetables, and zesty sauces, these tacos are a perfect blend of flavor and texture. Whether you’re a seafood lover or just looking for a healthy, satisfying meal, fish tacos are a perfectly delicious choice. Spice up your next dinner with this tasty Mexican favorite?