Top 10 Vegan Cinco de Mayo Recipes 🌮 

The History of Cinco de Mayo

Cinco de Mayo celebrates the victory of the Mexican army over the French forces at the Battle of Puebla on May 5, 1862. In Mexico, Cinco de Mayo is primarily celebrated in the state of Puebla, where the battle took place.  It has also become a widely observed holiday in the United States, especially among Mexican-American communities, as a celebration of Mexican culture and heritage.

Instant Pot Lentil Tacos

Instant Pot lentil tacos are incredibly easy to make with just 4 ingredients. Serve in soft or crunchy taco shells!

Refried Black Beans

These refried black beans are the perfect Mexican side dish! So creamy, savory, and the perfect homemade recipe for Cinco de Mayo!

Vegan Tortas

These Vegan Tortas are filled with juicy Vegan Carne Asada, Refried Black Beans, Cilantro Lime Sauce, and tons of fresh veggies.

Refried Bean Tacos

Celebrate with these Crispy Refried Bean Tacos! Creamy refried beans and cheese folded in a buttery flour tortilla, then pan-fried until ultra crispy.

Vegan Carne Asada

Made with slow cooked vegan steak that’s broiled for the ultimate charred flavor, then served as street tacos with simple toppings!

Vegan Nacho Cheese

This Vegan Nacho Cheese is the best ever! Made ultra creamy with nutritious whole foods like sweet potatoes, carrots, cauliflower, and butter beans.

Avocado Crema

This healthy avocado crema is the perfect topping for all things savory, especially your favorite Mexican-inspired dishes!

Chili Corn Salsa

This roasted chili-corn salsa is made with sweet corn, charred poblano peppers, cilantro, red onion, and a healthy squeeze of lime juice

Vegan Burritos

These savory burritos are made in the slow cooker for an easy burrito filling. Wrap in your favorite tortillas and enjoy.

Chipotle Sofritas

This Sofritas recipe is exactly like Chipotle! All you need is a few fresh ingredients and a block of extra-firm tofu.

This Hibiscus Margarita is sweet, tart and a tasty twist on a classic margarita. The rich color and flowery flavor make it a fun party drink – perfect for Cinco de Mayo!

More Recipes to Enjoy 

cilantro lime sauce

tomatillo green-chili salsa