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by Shawnda on April 18, 2013

Cinco de Mayo Margarita Recipes

It’s like Thanksgiving. With tequila.

Although my Thanksgivings usually come with tequila built-in to the menu… but you get my point.

We’re throwing our 2nd 3rd Annual Taquitos & Tequila Pool Party. Need some recipe inspiration to help you throw your own CincoCuatro de Mayo bash this year?

Quesos, Dips, and Salsas

Pineapple Salsa Guacamole Tequila con Queso Hatch Chile con Queso Grilled Pineapple Guacamole Grilled Fish Tacos with Cantaloupe-Pineapple Salsa Grilled Oysters with Pico de Gallo Houston-Style Green Salsa Quickie Queso Restaurant Style Queso Blanco Roasted Jalapeno Hummus Peach-o de Gallo Pink/Blue Corn Blini with Avocado Crema Creamy Jalapeno Ranch (like Chuy's) Green Chile Crab Cakes with Tomatillo Salsa

23 Margaritas

23 flavored margarita recipes – and they all can begin with a homemade margarita mix that will forever turn you into a margarita snob.

I’m sorry. (Not really.) And you’re welcome.

Tangelo Margaritas Fresh Plum Margaritas Strawberry Margarita Tangerine Margarita Pomegranate Margarita Orange Margarita Skinnier Margarita Blue Margarita Peach Margarita Fresh Cherry Margarita Cantaloupe Margarita Pomelo Margarita Guava Margarita Frozen Mango Margarita Guanabana Margaritas Classic Lime Margaritas Grapefruit Margarita Blood Orange Margarita Jalapeno-Cucumber Margarita Cranberry Margaritas Raspberry Margaritas Blackberry Margaritas Pineapple Margaritas

Not Margaritas

Pineapple-Marinated Beef Fajitas Tequila-Lime Chicken Fajitas Crockpot Black Beans with Hatch Chiles, Chicken Sausage, and Quinoa Roasted Hatch Chile & Chicken Enchiladas Hatch Chile and Chicken Nachos Margarita-Glazed Fish Tacos Black & White Tacos Chicken Burrito Bowls with Hatch Chile Pico de Gallo Chicken and Bean Nachos with Pico de Gallo Chicken Cheesesteaks with Queso and Pico de Gallo Dulce de Leche Ice Cream Beer-Glazed Fish Tacos with Kiwi-Mango Salsa Margarita Cupcakes (From Scratch) Homemade Tortillas Burgers Relleno Dulce de Leche Cupcakes Eggs Benedict con Queso Baked Chipotle Ranch Chicken Taquitos (Flautas) Paloma Mocktail Lettuce Wrap Chicken Fajitas Pinto Beans Hatch Chile-Stuffed Cheeseburger Chicken Relleno Frito Pie Burger Texican Burger Taco Pizza Brie & Brisket Quesadillas Beef Fajitas Grilled Steak Tacos Stuffed Fajitas with Monterrey Jack Grits Grapefruit Marinated Fajitas Crockpot Salsa Verde Chicken Enchiladas Shrimp, Black Bean, and Grilled Corn Pizza Hatch Chile Croque Monsieur Chicken Enchiladas con Queso Grilled Chicken Fajitas Jalapeno-Lime Roast Chicken Chicken, Roasted Poblano, and Corn Quesadillas Tandoori Chicken Tacos Mexican Chicken Salad Grilled Chicken & Avocado Quesadillas Texas Chicken Tortilla Soup Grilled Tilapia with Orange-Avocado Salsa Grilled Salmon with Strawberry Avocado Salsa Shrimp Tacos with Grilled Salsa Verde Grilled Fish Tacos with Cantaloupe-Pineapple Salsa Shrimp Tomatillo Fajitas Shrimp Tacos with Margarita Slaw and Chipotle Mayo Gulf Coast Quesadillas with Mango Salsa Fish Tacos with Mango Slaw Prosciutto Tostadas with Shrimp and Parsley Fish Tacos with Grapefruit and Avocado Salsa