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Cinco de Mayo Dinners

Oh, Mexico! Take a bite out of these stuffed pepper, jalapeno burger, Baja fish taco, casserole and other great recipes.

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Chili Nacho Supper

Chili Nacho Supper

Chili Nacho Supper

The recipe for this creamy, chili-like dish was passed down through our church years ago. It's so warm and filling that we often prepare it when we take skiing trips to Colorado. It can be served over corn chips and eaten with a fork...or kept warm in a slow cooker and served as a hearty dip at parties. -Laurie Withers, Wildomar, California

Freezer Burritos

Freezer Burritos

Freezer Burritos

I love burritos, but the frozen ones are so high in salt and chemicals. So I created these. They're great to have on hand for quick dinners or late-night snacks—I've even had them for breakfast! —Laura Winemiller, Delta, Pennsylvania

Herb-Stuffed Red Peppers

Herb-Stuffed Red Peppers

Herb-Stuffed Red Peppers

“We love to cook and experiment with new dishes,” writes Brenda Joyner of Pateros, Washington. “We found this recipe online but were missing a few of the ingredients, so we improvised. We like the results.”
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Chicken Fajitas for Two

Chicken Fajitas for Two

Chicken Fajitas for Two

This is the best fajita recipe I've ever tried. It sounds complicated, but it really isn't. The servings are hearty, but this dish is so good that my husband and I never have a problem finishing it! —Kathleen Smith, Pittsburgh, Pennsylvania

Mexican-Style Stuffed Peppers

Mexican-Style Stuffed Peppers

Mexican-Style Stuffed Peppers

We've always liked stuffed peppers, but everyone is pleasantly surprised at this mildly spicy version. For convenience, you can assemble these pretty peppers ahead of time and bake them later. —LaDonna Reed of Ponca City, Oklahoma

Salsa Orange Chicken Skillet

Salsa Orange Chicken Skillet

Salsa Orange Chicken Skillet

“This is an easy, festive meal to serve for any occasion. Its taste and appearance are sure to impress.” Especially since this dish only has 6 g of fat per serving! Nancy Daugherty - Cortland, Ohio

Soft Vegetable Tacos

Soft Vegetable Tacos

Soft Vegetable Tacos

This easy vegetarian tacos feature corn and black beans. They're easy and fast, and the heat can be adjusted depending on the type of salsa you choose. —Leona Strait, Colorado Springs, Colorado

Taco-Stuffed Pepper Cups

Taco-Stuffed Pepper Cups

Taco-Stuffed Pepper Cups

From Spearville, Kansas, Pat Habiger shares her pretty stuffed peppers. "When green, red or yellow bell peppers are plentiful, they create a colorful container for this spicy taco mixture that's ready in record time," she promises.

Tangy Turkey Tostadas

Tangy Turkey Tostadas

Tangy Turkey Tostadas

I'm a health fitness specialist and personal trainer, so I know how important it is to make smart food choices to fuel my day. These fast and filling tostadas are packed with lean protein, fiber and a good dose of veggies. Have them any night of the week. —Julie Huntington, Memphis, Tennessee

Favorite Creamy Chicken Enchiladas

Favorite Creamy Chicken Enchiladas

Favorite Creamy Chicken Enchiladas

"This casserole has so much zesty Mexican flavor that my husband doesn't even realize it's a low-fat dish," says Shirley Meyer of Alden, Minnesota. "With its creamy sauce made from soup and cheeses, it tastes like a calorie-laden meal when it's not."

Pineapple Chicken Fajitas

Pineapple Chicken Fajitas

Pineapple Chicken Fajitas

Suggested romance: Serve with sour cream, shredded cheddar cheese, salsa and toasted almonds. Honey and pineapple add a sweet twist to these fajitas that my family loves. I like to serve them with coleslaw and baked or fried potatoes. —Raymonde Bourgeois, Swastika, Ontario
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