Paleo Cinco de Mayo Recipes

The flavors of Tex-Mex and Mexican food are like the harbingers of summer, hinting at lazy days of sunshine, spicy food, pool parties, and booty shaking to Latin music. Browse these paleo recipes perfect for Cinco de Mayo or any day you want to turn into a fiesta!

fiesta_pork_chopFiesta Pork Chops from Well Fed 2

OLYMPUS DIGITAL CAMERAGinger-Lime Grilled Shrimp from Well Fed

OLYMPUS DIGITAL CAMERAMachacado con Huevos from Well Fed

citruscarnitasStovetop Pork Carnitas from Well Fed

mexican_meatza-e1326835111538Mexican Meatza from Well Fed

fiesta_tunaFiesta Tuna Salad

plantain_nachosPlantain Nachos from Well Fed 2

Chocolate-Chili-thumb-e1335558869328Chocolate Chili from Well Fed

tortillasPaleo Tortillas from Stupid Easy Paleo

enchiladasBeef Enchiladas from The Domestic Man

Spicy-Chicken-with-Grilled-Limes-6900Spicy Chicken with Grilled Limes from Elana’s Pantry

mexicanbeefOven-Braised Mexican Beef from Nom Nom Paleo

potsdecremeMexican Chocolate Pots de Créme from Nom Nom Paleo

Crispy Plantains with Garlic Sauce

What I'm about to say is not an exaggeration: I've been eating these plantains for dinner almost every night for months. Every. night. I've also...

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WF2 Recipe: Lizard Sauce

Once upon a time, we took a spur-of-the-moment trip to Costa Rica, thinking it would be a big adventure. For a variety of reasons, it...

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  • Donia says:

    I make those tortillas ALL the time. I find mixing them in a blender helps work out all of the little coconut flour lumps. These recipes all look great, Mel!

  • Emily says:

    Machacado con huevos and chocolate chili are some of my favorite recipes of all time. I will eat them on Cinco and Seis and Siete and every other day!!!

  • Pam says:

    This is truly heaven to me.


  • Michelle says:

    Awwwwwwww, yeah!! Mexican food is my jam 😉 Thanks for the round-up!