Resource Guide for your Gluten Free Cinco De Mayo Celebrations!

MB900442228Cinco de Mayo (Spanish for “fifth of May”) is a celebration held on May 5.  The holiday commemorates the victory of the Mexican militia over the French army at The Battle Of Puebla in 1862.

The day is not only celebrated in Mexico, but many Mexican Americans (and others!) in the US also enjoy this cultural event, where family and friends feast on Mexican food, refresh on Magaritas, and dance to the rhythms of Mexican folk music! Ole! 

Below we have a few Recipe and Craft ideas for you to make your Cinco de Mayo, a fun and gluten-free safe one!

 

Recipes

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Appetizers, Breakfast, Soups, Mains

Cheesy Ham & Black Bean Nachos

Tortillas (dairy-free), Tortillas & Tortillas & (Quinoa) Tortilla

Carne Asada Tacos & So-Cal Street Tacos

Roasted Corn and Ricotta Enchiladas with Chipotle Tomato Sauce

Sour Cream Chicken Enchiladas

Spinach and Cheddar Quesadillas & Chicken Quesadillas

- Huevos Rancheros

- (Slow Cooker) Turkey Tomatillo & Pinto Bean Soup

Mexican Chili (slow cooker)

Tamale Pie (gluten-free & corn-free) Vegetable Tamale Pie

- One Pot Mexican Quinoa

- Chiles Rellenos

- Mexican Lasagna

- Fiesta Lime Chicken

- Chicken Mole & vegan Mole

- Southwestern Stuffed Spaghetti Squash

5 Cornbread Recipes!

 

MB900048866Salsa & Guac

Pico de Gallo

- Mango Salsa

Pineapple Salsa

- Warm Roasted Corn Salsa

- Guacamole

 

Desserts

- Churros

- Coconut Milk Flan & Rice Pudding Flan & Mexican Flan

- Magarita Cupcakes (dairy-free)

- Mexican Chocolate Cake

- Mexican Hot Chocolate Cakes

- Mexican Bread Pudding

- Mexican Wedding Cookies & another!

- Tequila-Lime Sorbet

 

 

Beverages

MH900399697- Watermelon-infused Magarita

- Mint Margarita

- Horchata

- Mexican Hot Chocolate

 

 

 

Crafts

MB900435085- Egg Carton Maracas 

- Recycled Maracas

- Crepe Paper Flowers

- Bark Paintings

- Mexican Wrestling Masks

- Sombrero

 

Will you attending a Cinco de Mayo celebration this year? What gluten-free Mexican dish will you be preparing? 

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