Vegan Cinco de Mayo Recipes

Vegan Cinco de Mayo Recipes
Vegan Cinco de Mayo Recipes

Marinated Tempeh Tacos

¡Feliz Cinco de Mayo! I like any excuse to rejoice, cook dinner, and eat scrumptious meals. It is a nice vacation to do all these issues! I’ve so many superb veganized Mexican recipes in the event you’re trying to partake in some festivities. Not all my recipes are conventional recipes and plenty of have my very own Candy Potato Soul spin on them, however that’s what makes sharing cultures a lot enjoyable.

What’s Cinco de Mayo?

Cinco de Mayo is a Mexican vacation celebrating the Mexican victory over France in 1862 within the Battle of Puebla. Presently, Cinco de Mayo is definitely not broadly celebrated in Mexico; a lot of the celebrations happen within the metropolis of Puebla with parades and demonstrations. That’s to not say the historical past of the vacation hasn’t had a significant affect on the US, and the most important Cinco de Mayo celebration takes place in Los Angeles. It’s a nice day to study Mexican-American tradition, and what higher method to do this than by means of meals! You may study extra concerning the historical past of the vacation here.

Whereas we rejoice this vacation with festivities, dancing, and meals, let’s do not forget that tradition isn’t a fancy dress. Take the vacation to study a special tradition and check out new issues respectfully!

Conventional Mexican Meals

The official dish of Cinco de Mayo is mole poblano, a wealthy sauce made with spices and Mexican chocolate. Different conventional meals embody tacos, tamales, pozole, elote, and chilaquiles. I’ve my very own veganized spin on many of those meals, and recipes for extra American variations of Mexican flavors, too.


A very powerful meal of the day however make it actually, very easy. Each of those recipes are nice make-ahead dishes that may be meal prepped earlier within the week! Get the Cinco de Mayo festivities began off with one in every of these vegan breakfasts.

vegan chicken quesadilla kid friendly vegan recipes


There are such a lot of conventional Mexican meals which might be straightforward to make. They’re all packed filled with south-of-the-border spicy flavors and are so versatile to suit your private wants. The entree dishes beneath are all simply adaptable for gatherings and visitors will love them!

How to cook tofu Crispy Tofu Tacos


I’ve so many taco recipes that it wants its personal class. Who doesn’t love tacos?! You’ll discover a taco taste you’re keen on right here, or perhaps even two or three! I take advantage of corn tortillas for these recipes, however be at liberty to substitute along with your favourite kind of tortilla. These taco recipes have SO a lot taste however are nonetheless straightforward to make and nonetheless positive to be crowd-pleasing. You would even arrange a taco bar with all these substances for a mix-and-match Cinco de Mayo celebration!

Sides and drinks

We’d like sides to spherical out the dish and drinks to scrub all of it down, proper?! These sides could be added to any dish and are additionally nice for batch-cooking for Cinco de Mayo celebrations. I’ve additionally included an alcoholic and related non-alcoholic drink so that everybody has an opportunity to take pleasure in a tasty refreshment.

Remark beneath and inform me how you propose on celebrating Cinco de Mayo!