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Pastel de Tres Leches (Three Milk Cake)

Pastel de Tres Leches (Three Milk Cake)

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"A sponge cake is soaked in a mixture of three kinds of milk and topped with whipped cream and optional strawberries." — by Patty Valle Kafati 
Sauteed Sweet Plantains (Tajaditas Dulces de Platano)

Sauteed Sweet Plantains (Tajaditas Dulces de Platano)

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"This traditional South America and Caribbean side dish adds a nice sweetness to any meal. Use plantains with heavy black spotting to a fully black skin. Try these bananas in place of potatoes with your meal, you'll like it!" — by E.Florida 
Mexican Strawberry Water (Agua de Fresa)

Mexican Strawberry Water (Agua de Fresa)

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"Fresh fruit waters, or Aguas de Frutas, made with crushed or blended fruit are a common and popular drink all over Mexico. This recipe is extremely flavorful and refreshing, especially when fresh strawberries are in season." — by Olivia 
Southwest Black Bean Chicken Soup

Southwest Black Bean Chicken Soup

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"This Southwest-inspired chicken soup is loaded with black beans, tomatoes, jalapeno peppers, and corn and cooked in a slow cooker for an easy weeknight dinner." — by Beth 
Wet Burrito

Wet Burrito

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"Big fat burritos stuffed with seasoned ground beef, beans, and cheese bake under a savory gravy. Serve them topped with onion, tomato, lettuce, and sour cream." — by Jordan VanderLaan 
Mango Salsa

Mango Salsa

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"Colorful, spicy mango salsa has pineapple, cilantro leaves, red onion, and a kick of ginger and crushed red pepper." — by KirklandCook 
Spicy Albondigas

Spicy Albondigas

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"Meatballs with rice are simmered in a spicy broth with vegetables in a Mexican-style soup." — by Punky 
Strawberry Limeade

Strawberry Limeade

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"This refreshing summer cooler of lime and strawberries is so easy to blend, and even easier to enjoy!" — by dancerathlete 
Spicy Black Bean Salad

Spicy Black Bean Salad

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"Black beans, corn, salsa, cilantro, and lime juice are combined to make a spicy and refreshing salad. It is perfect for dipping tortilla chips." — by kmhammer 
Tangy Tuna Black Bean Quesadillas

Tangy Tuna Black Bean Quesadillas

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"These tangy black bean quesadillas are loaded with tuna, sour cream, and Mexican cheese for a hearty meal ready in less than 20 minutes." — by SUPERTIM99 
Cinco de Chili Chocolate Cupcakes with Chili Cream Cheese Frosting

Cinco de Chili Chocolate Cupcakes with Chili Cream Cheese Frosting

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"First made for a chili cookoff, these dark chocolate cupcakes have the zing and deep, rich flavor of dried ancho chile and cayenne pepper. They are frosted with a chili-flavored cream cheese frosting, and each cupcake is decorated with a cute dried chili on top." — by Candice 
Watermelon Agua Fresca

Watermelon Agua Fresca

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"This is a drink served throughout Mexico. It is made with several different fruits. This is a watermelon drink." — by SB 
Chicken Stuffed Chiles

Chicken Stuffed Chiles

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"Roasted green chile peppers are stuffed with a cheesy chicken mixture and roasted with enchilada sauce and more cheese! A little time-consuming, but quite impressive and delicious." — by PALS 
Mexican Chicken and Black Bean Salad

Mexican Chicken and Black Bean Salad

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"Chicken breast is baked in a tomato-based sauce and served atop a bed of spinach leaves in this simple salad. Black beans, cheese, sour cream, and salsa toppings provide a Mexican flair." — by dian 
Traditional Mexican Guacamole

Traditional Mexican Guacamole

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"This guacamole uses the traditional ingredients of avocado, lemon juice, cilantro, and onion. Spice it up with jalapeno pepper if you like!" — by Kaersten 
Mexican Brownies

Mexican Brownies

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"A brownie for the grown-up taste. They have the flavors of chocolate, vanilla, Mexican cinnamon, and ground pequin chiles." — by caroliney_ 
Sweet Pea Mockamole

Sweet Pea Mockamole

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"Delicious and slightly sweet dip to serve with tortilla chips, crackers or fresh veggies." — by CACTUSUE 
Super Nachos

Super Nachos

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"These are definitely super nachos with a layering of ground beef, refried beans, Cheddar cheese, olives, and more. It will be a crowd pleaser on game day." — by Melanie 
Chicken Mole

Chicken Mole

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"Browned chicken pieces simmer in a spicy tomato and chocolate sauce in this Mexican favorite." — by jewellspring 
No Fuss Shredded Beef Tacos

No Fuss Shredded Beef Tacos

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"A cup of coffee, tomatoes, and chili seasoning bring their flavors to slow-cooked Mexican-inspired beef. Serve the meat shredded in warm tortillas with your favorite toppings." — by rknotthere 
 
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