Mexican recipes

Every night is Mexican night with these crowd-pleasing recipes, including tacos, tortillas, nachos, enchiladas and lashings of guacamole.

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Scampi tacos with jalapeño tartare sauce and avocado

Friday night dinners

Scampi tacos with jalapeño tartare sauce and avocado

These scampi-topped tacos both look and sound impressive but they really couldn’t be easier to...

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Crispy tacos with charred veg and refried beans

Friday night dinners

Crispy tacos with charred veg and refried beans

Crispy tortillas are topped with spicy refried beans, warm veg and gooey feta in this...

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Slow-cooked chicken tinga tacos with pickled onions

Slow cooker recipes

Slow-cooked chicken tinga tacos with pickled onions

Chicken thighs are slow-cooked with ancho chillies and chipotle paste until pull-apart tender and infused...

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Mexican chicken and red rice burrito bowls

Healthy chicken recipes

Mexican chicken and red rice burrito bowls

Use a few spare tortilla wraps and some leftover chicken to help make these filling...

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Cornbread with Mexican-style salad

Savoury bread recipes

Cornbread with Mexican-style salad

This rich and cheesy cornbread is served with a bright corn and tomato salad to...

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Sweet potato and black bean nachos

Friday night dinners

Sweet potato and black bean nachos

This crowdpleaser of a dish proves you don’t need a basketful of expensive ingredients or...

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Za’atar-spiced lamb tacos

Slow cooker recipes

Za’atar-spiced lamb tacos

Let the oven do most of the work for John Gregory-Smith’s slow-cooked lamb tacos, made...

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Perfect guacamole

Summer salads and sides

Perfect guacamole

What’s the secret to the perfect guacamole recipe? Lots of lime, a pinch of chilli...

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Steak and pepper fajitas

Friday night dinners

Steak and pepper fajitas

Keep washing up to a minimum with these easy steak and pepper fajitas. They’re tasty,...

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Jalapeño, bacon and crispy potato frittata

Frittata recipes

Jalapeño, bacon and crispy potato frittata

A great way to use up roast potatoes, our Mexican-inspired frittata – with salty bacon...

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Paloma cocktail

Cocktail recipes

Paloma cocktail

Transport yourself to a cantina in Mexico with our paloma recipe – a tequila cocktail...

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Mexican-style prawn rice with avocado salsa

Midweek meal recipes

Mexican-style prawn rice with avocado salsa

This Mexican-style prawn rice dish is rich in Vitamins E, K and B12 making it...

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Fish and chip tacos with pea guacamole

Friday night dinners

Fish and chip tacos with pea guacamole

We’ve put an update on Friday fish and chips with these Mexican-inspired fish and chip...

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Sweet potato, pea and cheese quesadillas

Vegetarian starter recipes

Sweet potato, pea and cheese quesadillas

Whether it’s a veggie snack, starter or Friday night meal, these easy, cheesy quesadillas filled...

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Taco salad bowls with prawns

Prawn recipes

Taco salad bowls with prawns

Serve these prawn taco salad bowls to eight people for a light and speedy starter....

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Chicken and pepper pie with tortilla crisps

Chicken pie recipes

Chicken and pepper pie with tortilla crisps

This all-in-one chicken and pepper pie is topped with crispy toasted tortillas for extra crunch....

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Mexican-style pork carnitas

Slow cooker recipes

Mexican-style pork carnitas

Sue Quinn’s recipe for these Mexican-style pork carnitas is taken from her cookbook Cocoa (Quadrille £25). Pork...

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Sweet potato chilli nachos

Sweet potato recipes

Sweet potato chilli nachos

A great sharing starter for a Mexican-inspired feast. Try this vegetarian sweet potato chilli, made...

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Easy Mexican chicken traybake

Traybake recipes

Easy Mexican chicken traybake

Try our easy Mexican chicken traybake for a healthy meal that’s high in protein, fibre...

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Mexican black bean nachos

Chilli recipes

Mexican black bean nachos

Pile this vegetarian bean chilli on top of crispy tortilla chips then scatter with cheese,...

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Sweet potato, red pepper and turkey enchiladas

Sweet potato recipes

Sweet potato, red pepper and turkey enchiladas

Use up leftover turkey and cheese in these easy enchiladas. They make a fun Friday...

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Breakfast burrito

Brunch recipe ideas

Breakfast burrito

Make a Mexican feast for breakfast with these flavour-packed burritos. Fill your tortilla with spicy...

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Mexican chicken and tortilla stew

Healthy chicken recipes

Mexican chicken and tortilla stew

We’ve used a ready-roast chicken to cut down the cooking time of this Mexican stew...

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Black bean, sweetcorn and red pepper chimichangas

Friday night dinners

Black bean, sweetcorn and red pepper chimichangas

These cheesy black bean and red pepper chimichangas are sprinkled with extra cheddar and grilled...

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