Are you ready for Cinco de Mayo? May 5th is your day to celebrate with these delicious Gluten Free Cinco de Mayo recipe ideas. If you love Mexican food, these homemade gluten free Mexican recipes will quickly become your favorites!
This holiday has come to celebrate the Mexican-American culture more than anything. I hope you enjoy the holiday with some of these special gluten free Mexican recipes.
I have to be totally honest with you. Now that we live in California, Cinco de Mayo often passes us by. Coming from Austin where the Mexican food is just amazing, I have found that the restaurants we have tried in California frequently don't compare to Austin.
I try to make gluten free Mexican recipes for my family a couple of times per week because it is comfort food for us. I hope you can enjoy a few of these recipes in your own Cinco de Mayo celebration!
Why Celebrate Cinco de Mayo?
Cinco de Mayo is a huge celebration of Mexico's heritage and it commemorates Mexico's defeat over the French army in the battle of Puebla in 1862. Although Mexican independence came on September 16, many mistakenly think Cinco de Mayo celebrates Mexican independence
Here are some of my favorite Mexican recipes for you so that you can have your own celebration. While you are celebrating, don't forget to check out these Fancy Drinks to help you celebrate!
Popular Cinco de Mayo Foods:
There are so many delicious foods enjoyed at Cinco de Mayo. Some of the popular foods and drinks include:
- Tres Leche Cake
Cinco de Mayo Cocktails
Let's start out your Cinco de Mayo celebration with some tasty cocktails.
Gluten Free Cinco de Mayo Breakfast Ideas
Breakfast is king and these mouthwatering gluten free breakfast ideas are perfect for Cinco de Mayo.
Gluten Free Cinco de Mayo Appetizer Ideas
If you are hosting a party for Cinco de Mayo, here are some tasty gluten free appetizers to serve to your guests.
Gluten Free Cinco de Mayo Meal Ideas
Here are some incredible gluten free Cinco de Mayo recipes for the main meal.
Gluten Free Cinco de Mayo Dessert Ideas
Here are three delicious gluten free Mexican desserts for your Cinco de Mayo celebration!
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