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May 5th is Cinco de Mayo, a holiday that celebrates the Mexican army’s surprising victory over French forces at the Battle of Puebla in 1862.
This holiday is still celebrated today, with many events and festivals taking place to celebrate Mexican culture.
If you are hosting a Cinco de Mayo event, impress your guests with one or more of these authentic Mexican meals:
This dish is popular in New Mexico and is flavored with a special chili powder that can be bought online or in specialty stores. Perfect for a small party, this dish serves 8 to 10 people and is cooked in a Dutch oven.
The recipe for Authentic Enchiladas Verdes is highly rated on Allrecipes and has been made by more than 500 viewers. It is an authentic Mexican chicken dish served with fresh green salsa, serves a smaller group of four, and takes about an hour and 20 minutes to prep and cook.
This recipe for beef tostadas feeds six and can be made with any type of shredded meat, including beef, chicken, or beans as a meat substitute. The dish uses toasted tortillas and is topped with salsa, lettuce, tomato, onion, and cheese.
Delish’s Mexican Beef ‘N Rice Skillet is easy to make and serves four, with a total prep and cooking time of 40 minutes. This beef and rice dish is cooked with black beans, corn, green chilis, tomatoes, and seasoning.