5 Delicious Cinco de Mayo Dishes You’ll Be Dying to Make (and Eat)

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  • Mango Corn Salsa


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    Here's a twist on traditional salsa that will make dipping those chips even more divine. This recipe combines the sweetness of mango with a savory, spicy blend of tomatoes and beans.

  • Easy, Zesty Slow-Cooker Tacos


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    For a great main dish, you can't go wrong with this recipe for tacos made in your slow cooker. They're full of flavor and couldn't be any easier to whip up.

  • Quick & Easy Chicken Enchiladas


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    If you want to go with chicken, this enchilada recipe is a great way to go. Filled with a creamy chicken and black bean mixture and topped with a tangy sauce, they are perfect for those who like flavor without a lot of heat.

  • Grilled Corn With Chili Lime Butter


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    Here's a great side dish that goes well with any Tex-Mex fare. This recipe hits all of the right notes, and you can adjust the amount of spice to meet a variety of tastes.

  • Mexican Chocolate Mousse


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    Of course we can't forget dessert, and this recipe for chocolate mousse has a twist that's just right for Cinco de Mayo. The kick comes from cinnamon and just a hint of cayenne pepper. Ole!

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