Healthy Recipes for Cinco de Mayo Slideshow

1. Black Bean Salsa

Here's a quick, simple, and healthy salsa recipe that takes just minutes to prepare.

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2. Cactus Salad with Portobello Mushrooms

This salad is perfect for those looking to keep things healthy and light on Cinco de Mayo.

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3. Mexiquinoa Salad

Super healthy quinoa, corn, black beans, and cilantro combine to make a festive and easy-to-make side dish, appetizer, or crowd-pleasing party dish.

Click here to see the Mexiquinoa Salad Recipe.

4. Cinco de Mayo Tacos

Forget the ready-made taco mixes with mysterious ingredients. Make yours from scratch and you'll know exactly what's going into it.

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5. Vegan Tomatillo Taquitos

Who says you can’t have "tacos" for every meal? So much fun for the whole family!

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6. Guacamole Yucatán

Nothing could be easier (or spicier) than this delicious Yucatán-style guacamole from acclaimed chef Richard Sandoval of the La Sandia Restaurants…

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7. Herbed Tilapia Envelopes

Tilapia soaks up flavors of intense jalapeño and a fresh herb mix, and a little squash completes the meal.

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8. Vegan Spicy Beef Sandwich (Torta Ahogada)

The "drowned sandwich" is a Mexican favorite…

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