Here’s our collection of easy Mexican recipes. They are perfect for when you have no idea what’s for dinner or fancy a quick snack and just want something that’s easy! When you are short on time but still want food packed full of flavour, quick and easy Mexican recipes are here to rescue you.
Quick & Easy
While many Mexican dishes are slow cooked, made with care, and require lots of time and attention, it is also possible to make delicious Mexican dishes without putting in loads of time and effort! These quick and easy Mexican recipes are ready in minutes using pantry staples, leftovers and a rummage in the fridge. Think toasty quesadillas, delicious tacos, sizzling fajitas and lots of inventive recipes.
Our Tomatillo Enchilada Sauce with a mild Jalapeño flavour tastes like you have made a sauce from scratch and helps you to make to easily make delicious, family friendly chicken enchiladas.
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An authentic tasting Mexican meal or snack in 5, 15 or 30 minutes? Yes it is possible to make delicious quick and easy Mexican at home! Some Mexican dishes lend themselves to quick and easy preparation – sizzling fajitas, toasty quesadillas, simple burritos and much more! Plus we have some flavourful twists on classic quick & easy dishes such as stir fries.
Chicken Quesadilla recipe with a homemade Chipotle Mayo using Gran Luchito Chipotle Pasteis unbelievably moreish. Shredded roast chicken, melted cheese, Soft Taco Wraps with fresh Pico de Gallo and guacamole.... See full recipe
Calabacitas is a mouthwatering Mexican dish that celebrates the vibrant flavours of Mexico. This savoury side dish features tender sweet corn, and often other vegetables like peppers and tomatoes, sautéed with fragrant garlic and onions. ... See full recipe
Chicharrón en verde is a popular Mexican dish known for its rich and flavourful preparation. This dish consists of tender pork cracklings (chicharrón) simmered in a vibrant green sauce made from tomatillos, green chili peppers, and aromatic herbs and spices. ... See full recipe
Mexican Lentil Soup is comforting soup that can be enjoyed in various ways, from a vegetarian or vegan version to one with added meats like diced ham or chorizo. Pairs perfectly with tortillas or crusty bread and offers a wholesome and nutritious dining experience.... See full recipe
Adobada tacos are a popular and flavourful Mexican street food dish. These tacos are typically made with thinly sliced marinated pork, although variations with other meats like beef or chicken can also be found. ... See full recipe
This honey roast chicken. recipe is a super easy and delicious way to cook your chicken breast. Guaranteed to be a family favourite which you'll keep coming back to! ... See full recipe
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Gran Luchito Mexican
Quick & Easy
Do you have question about making Easy Mexican recipes at home? Below are some of the frequently asked questions we hear. Be sure to visit the Gran Luchito Youtube Channel for more recipe inspiration.
What's the easiest Mexican dish to make at home?
A Refried Bean Burrito with Gran Luchito Refried Beans is pretty hard to beat for being satisfying and easy. Warm the beans and your Burrito Wrap, layer beans on wrap, top with grated cheese and salsa - foolproof for even the most novice cook!
What dishes can I make in 10 minutes or less
Quesadillas can be ready in a matter of a few minutes and require only a few ingredients so are one of our go to's when short on time.
What's a foolprooof Mexican recipe?
Tacos with leftover meat from a Sunday roast couldn't be simpler. Place in a Soft Taco Wrap and top with some lettuce, cheese and your Gran Luchito salsa of choice - Tomatillo Salsa is perfect for a mild and fresh flavour, Chipotle Salsa for some medium smoky heat or Habañero & Mango Salsa for a bit more fruity spice.