There’s no better way to start the day than with a tasty Mexican breakfast! The first meal of the day is a big part of Mexican culture, and it’s all about flavour and enjoyment. From the most famous breakfast, Huevos Rancheros to fluffy Mexican Scrambled Eggs, we have some truly delicious Mexican breakfast recipes for you to try.
Breakfast in Mexico is almost always a mix of simple ingredients – eggs, beans, salsa and tortillas. But add in ingredients such as chorizo, bacon and sausage with fresh Mexican flavours and you have something truly epic. We’ve developed recipes for some of the most popular Mexican breakfast dishes (or best hangover food!) such as huevos rancheros and chilaquiles, as well as creating breakfast-inspired variations of old favourites like burritos and tacos. We hope you enjoy trying them out!
Packed full of flavour and simple to prepare, we’ve put together a delicious selection of Mexican breakfast recipes for you to try at home. Why not try one of our more traditional recipes, like chilaquiles or our beloved mushroom molletes. Alternatively, you could add a Mexican twist to your favourite breakfast go-tos or hangover recipes, like our avocado toast with chipotle mayo or our pancakes made with chorizo and corn. There’s no need to travel all the way to Mexico with these delicious recipes. Go on, make an epic start to your day!
Our Gran Luchito smoky Chipotle Honey and halloumi were made for each other. The sweet smoky chilli cuts through the salty cheese perfectly on this delicious toast recipe.... See full recipe
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How do I make a Mexican breakfast?
Most Mexican breakfasts revolve around key ingredients including eggs, tomatoes, beans, avocado and tortillas. If you’ve got these ingredients in, you can rustle up many of the delicious breakfast recipes listed above.
What are some Mexican breakfast foods?
As mentioned above, many Mexican breakfast dishes are based around eggs, salsa, beans and tortillas. Eggs are an absolute staple. You will often find Mexican style scrambled eggs include vegetables such as tomatoes and peppers with chillies. An easy and delicious way to achieve Mexican style eggs is to spoon one of our salsas over your scrambled eggs. Another delicious Mexican style of eggs is Mexican baked eggs which uses our Tomatillo Salsa and plenty of melted cheese – perfect for dipping some sourdough toast into.
What do Mexicans Eat For Breakfast?
Chilaquiles, huevos rancheros and Mexican baked eggs are very common breakfast choices in Mexico. Pastries are also popular, such as pan dulce which is a type of sweet bread.
Do Mexicans eat tamales for breakfast?
Yes! Tamales are eaten for every meal. You will often find guajolota which is a tamale stuffed into a roll and eaten for breakfast.