Our Mexican snack recipes have all the big Mexican flavours in a tasty snack size. These snack ideas are irresistible, easy to make and guaranteed to please a crowd. Whether you have a craving to satisfy, need a light meal or looking for some tasty nibbles, you have come to the right place!
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There are so many delicious options when it comes to Mexican snacks. Are you tempted by crumbly pastry filled with chilli con carne, epic beans on toast or crispy taquitos filled with shredded chicken? Here are a few of our favourite Mexican snack recipes.
The traditional ingredients of Mexican cuisine lend themselves to many delicious snack and starter recipes. Why not have a go at our fully loaded potato skins and stuffed jalapeños, or put a twist on classics such as our chipotle prawn cocktail and Mexican scotch eggs. Whether you’re hosting friends or you’re looking for a quick and easy nibble, our snack recipes below are sure to satisfy.
Shrimp tostadas are a mouth-watering Mexican dish that is sure to transport your taste buds to the sunny beaches of Mexico. These crispy tortillas are piled high with plump and juicy shrimp, fresh veggies, and zesty salsa, creating a delicious flavor explosion in every bite. ... See full recipe
This irresistible, bubbling warm cheese dip with crispy chorizo is perfect for dipping with tortilla chips or tortilla wraps, a delicious snack or starter for you and the family to enjoy!... See full recipe
Indulge in the warm and delicious flavours of a classic tostada, a beloved and traditional Mexican dish featuring a crispy corn tortilla, refried beans, and an array of toppings to create a fulfilling and enjoyable dining experience.... See full recipe
The sandwich consists of a beautifully balanced combination of Gran Luchito chipotle pulled pork (we used some of our leftovers), ham, mustard, gherkins, Swiss cheese and delicious bread.... See full recipe
Our Mexico Chilli Gift Set is the perfect addition to bring a bit of heat and amazing smoky flavour to a beautiful cheese board this holiday season! Festive and no cooking required!... See full recipe
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What's the best Mexican snack to make at home?
That's a tough question! Certainly one of the most popular Mexican snacks is Tortilla Chips and Salsa or Tortilla Chips and Guacamole. Quesadillas and Tacos are handheld so easy snacks for eating on the go. Elotes, corn on the cob slathered in Chipotle Mayo, are also a very traditional snack you will find on the Mexican street food scene.
What's the best Mexican starter?
Nachos are a great and informal starter for a crowd, as is our recipe for Chipotle Queso Fundido. Tostadas are also a great starter. Two of our favourites are our tuna tostadas and our smoky chicken tostadas.