12 Cinco de Mayo Recipes That Use Tequila, Because There's More To Life Than Margaritas
When it comes to amazing Cinco de Mayo recipes, tequila is your new secret ingredient. I know what you're thinking — why would I want to eat this tequila that is so clearly begging to become a margarita on this fine Cinco de Mayo? Let me tell you something: tequila, not unlike Hannah Montana, is on this earth to enjoy the best of both worlds. Whether you're cooking up a decadently cheesy fundido, some tasty fish tacos, or even donuts to celebrate this May 5, tequila is the secret ingredient to blowing your culinary ventures out of the water.
Let these 12 recipes reform your way of thinking about eating and drinking (what?) and, most importantly, maximize your Cinco de Mayo menu.
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Tequila Lime Steak And Poblano Quesadillas With Citrus Sour Cream
These truly put your college cheese quesadillas to shame. Enjoy with a margarita on the rocks for maximum effect.
Image & Recipe: Cooking For Keeps
Tequila Lime Flank Steak Salad With Chile Lime Vinaigrette
This steak salad is all about the marinade. The zesty chile lime vinaigrette and avocado on top don’t hurt either.
Image & Recipe: How Sweet It Is