Keto Mexican Recipes (Mexican Menu Ideas) is a roundup of delicious recipes for your next Mexican dinner, Taco Tuesday meal, or Cinco De Mayo party. For the perfect Mexican dinner ideas or Cinco De Mayo menu, pick and choose recipes from appetizers, main dish, side dishes, and desserts to create your most festive menu ever! These tasty recipes are all low carb, ketogenic friendly, and sugar-free. Even though these recipes are healthy everyone will love them – whether they’re on a diet or not. Enjoy!
Mexican Menu Ideas That Are Keto Friendly!
All these recipes are keto-friendly, low carb, and sugar-free. How perfect is that!
The best keto Mexican recipes perfect for an easy weeknight dinner, Taco Tuesday, or even a Cinco De Mayo party! Keto Cinco De Mayo Food for the best fiesta ever. Low carb Mexican dinner recipes that are so easy to prepare and make ahead which is so great when you have a party. Anything you can do in advance makes the party even easier.
Pick and Choose Keto Mexican Recipes To Create A Perfect Cinco De Mayo Menu
Creating the perfect Mexican dinner is easy! Not only are these easy recipes but most can be made ahead of time. Just pick and choose your favorite keto Mexican recipes from below (keep scrolling) to easily create the perfect Cinco De Mayo menu that everyone will love – even those not following a low carb or keto diet! Remember, keep it simple. Here’s my formula:
Appetizers (1 or 2) + Main Dish (1) + Side Dishes (2) + Dessert (1 or 2) = The Best Cinco De Mayo Menu
My low carb Cinco De Mayo menu this year will be:
- Low Carb and Keto Frozen Margaritas
- The Best Guacamole Recipe
- Keto Mexican Layer Dip
- Assorted veggies for dipping and tortilla chips (low carb and regular)
- Sheet Pan Steak Fajitas (serve fajitas sized flour tortillas on the side for non keto dieters)
- Cauliflower Mexican Rice
- Mexican Slaw
- Keto Mexican Chocolate Pots de Creme
Party planning tip – accomodate all diets! Have regular tortilla chips and flour tortillas available for those not following a keto or low carb diet. Also include veggies for dipping for the low cal dieters! Don’t forget condiments – salsa, sour cream, avocado, fresh cilantro, lime
Keto Mexican Recipes
I’m super excited about these easy Mexican dinner recipes because most can be made ahead, and I can easily double and triple the quantities if needed. I want simple, easy, and nothing “fussy” – I don’t like cooking in the kitchen when everyone else is having fun. 🙂
Low Carb Mexican Appetizers (Pick One or Two)
The Best Guacamole Recipe (Easy)
Easy Fresh Homemade Guacamole, is a simple recipe that is super healthy and tastes great. Made with chunks of fresh avocado, diced tomatoes, onions, garlic, jalapeno, and lime juice – you’re going to love it! You don’t have to eat mushy store-bought guacamole anymore! This healthy and low carb recipe makes a wonderful appetizer or a perfect condiment for chicken, beef, pork, tacos, enchiladas, and more! Recipe, HERE
Keto Mexican Layer Dip (Make Ahead)
The perfect Mexican dip – and it’s pretty delicious too! This dip just looks festive, right? Recipe by Nostastic, HERE
Low Carb Tortilla Chips (Make Ahead)
Homemade low carb tortilla chips! I miss crunchy tortilla chips, don’t’ you? These are the perfect thing to dip in guacamole or the Mexican layer dip. Recipe by Simply So Healthy, HERE
Mexican Shrimp Cocktail
Can I say that these are just beautiful? What a perfect thing for a party. Recipe by My Life Cookbook, HERE
Beef Taquitos Recipe
Made with cheese “tortillas” and filled with a tasty keto beef taquitos recipe that is so delicious. This will fly off your party table. Recipe by Officially Gluten-Free, HERE
Mexican Main Dishes (Choose One)
Green Enchiladas Chicken Soup
Green Enchiladas Chicken Soup (Keto Slow Cooker Mexican Soup), with a creamy broth of green enchiladas sauce, salsa verde, cheeses, and tender shredded chicken, you can’t go wrong with this recipe. Recipe:
Taco Chaffles are so delicious and easy! The addition of cumin and chili powder into the chaffle batter is a fun delicious idea! Recipe:
Chicken Fajita Soup
This crockpot chicken fajita soup is a fiesta in a bowl – creamy, cheesy, and zesty all at the same time! An easy slow cooker and Instantpot recipe you can make in no time. Recipe:
Taco Stuffed Bell Peppers (Keto Stuffed Peppers)
These taco stuffed bell peppers are an easy to make Mexican recipes that everyone will love! Ground beef, salsa, sour cream, and melted cheese come together in a perfect healthy serving that tastes delicious!
Low Carb Chicken Enchiladas
Low Carb Chicken Enchiladas (Keto Zucchini Enchilada Boats), are a super delicious recipe I know you’ll love! With melted cheese, zucchini, and a delicious green chili enchilada sauce these easy healthy chicken enchiladas are low carb and keto friendly! Recipe, HERE
Keto Mexican Casserole
Keto taco casserole is a fantastic variation from a standard tacos that includes lots of cheese, tons of flavor, and is so simple to make! Great make-ahead dish for a party. It can easily be doubled, tripled, or whatever amount you need. Recipe by Whole Lotta Yum, HERE
Sheet Pan Fajitas Steak
Another super easy recipe that is perfect for a party. Just make several trays! Sheet Pan Fajitas (steak) are so delicious – you’ll love this recipe. Recipe by 40 Aprons, HERE
Pork Verde Recipe
Easy Keto Instant Pot Chile Verde, recipe by Beauty And The Foodie, HERE
Zucchini Taco Boats
Quick Stuffed Zucchini Taco Boats with ground beef, homemade healthy taco seasoning mix, fresh zucchini, and cheese baked in the oven with just 10 minutes of prep. The best part – these are Keto and Low Carb. Recipe, HERE
Homemade Copy Cat Taco Seasoning
Copy Cat Taco Seasoning Mix is a great substitution for the packets that you buy in the store. The best part is, this mix actually tastes better! For something this simple there is no need to buy a commercial taco seasoning packet ever again. Recipe, HERE
Mexican Side Dishes (Choose Two)
Cauliflower Mexican Rice
Sauteed cauliflower with fresh tomato, jalapeno, bell peppers and full of Mexican flavor! Cauliflower Mexican Rice recipe by My Food Story, HERE
Low Carb Mexican Slaw
Fresh Mexican inspired coleslaw with lots of zest. Sugar-free, keto, and low carb friendly! Recipe by Kalyn’s Kitchen, HERE
Mexican Roasted Zucchini
This is a super easy recipe to make and is quick to cook. You’ll love the combination of Mexican seasoning, cheese, and roasted zucchini. Recipe by Bowl of Delicious, HERE
Low Carb Frozen Margarita
A delicious sugar-free keto frozen margarita. The perfect way to get the party started! Recipe by Gnom-Gnom, HERE
Mexican Desserts (Choose One)
Keto Mexican Chocolate Pots de Creme
The perfect Mexican dessert that can be made in individual serving dishes. Easy! Recipe by Farm To Jar, HERE
Sugar-Free Sopapilla Cheesecake
Recipe by Nan’s Little Kitchen, HERE
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