Tex-Mex Dinners

Quick and easy tex-mex dinner recipes that were inspired by my upbringing in Texas. I have recipes for tacos, enchiladas, quesadillas, casseroles, salads…
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Orange Margarita
Orange Margaritas are a refreshing and easy to make cocktail that's perfect for summer barbecues, brunches, and taco nights. This recipe is perfect long summer nights, or paired with tacos. Embrace fresh flavors of Texas Margaritas.
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Chicken Quesadilla Seasoning
Skip the store-bought seasoning and elevate your quesadillas with this easy homemade blend! Just two minutes is all it takes to add explosion of flavor to your shredded chicken.
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Beef Enchiladas
Tender, shredded beef nestled in warm tortillas, bathed in a flavorful red enchilada sauce, and topped with melted cheese. These Shredded Beef Enchiladas are easy, simple, and delicious, this Tex-Mex classic is sure to become a family favorite.
6h 40m
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Bean and Rice Burrito
This copycat Cheesy Bean and Rice Burrito is tastier, cheaper, and SO much easier than Taco Bell's version. Packed with refried beans, fluffy Mexican rice, melty cheese, and a creamy jalapeno sauce that kicks it up a notch, this budget-friendly meal is sure to become a family favorite.
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Slow Cooker Shredded Beef Tacos
You need to try these Slow Cooker Shredded Beef Tacos! Add chuck roast, broth, and seasoning to a slow cooker, let it cook for a few hours, then serve your Mexican beef with tortillas and your favorite taco toppings. This is a simple recipe your family will enjoy.
6h 30m
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Chicken Fajitas
These Best Skillet Chicken Fajitas are bursting with juicy, marinated chicken, colorful peppers, and tender onions. This recipe is best with a cast iron skillet.
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30 Minute Shredded Chicken Tacos
These easy shredded chicken tacos with shredded chicken are quick and bursting with fresh flavors. You season the chicken with homemade seasoning and olive oil, then bake in the oven on a sheet pan for 20-25 minutes. While the chicken cooks, make you Pico de Gallo and smashed avocado. This recipe is ideal for easy weeknight dinners!
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Mexican Dinner Ideas
I have 40 easy Tex Mex / Mexican recipes for you that the whole family will love.
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Rice Cooker Cilantro Lime Rice
This easy Cilantro Lime Rice is perfect for your next Chipotle inspired burrito bowl burrito bowl or taco night , this recipe is sure to become a staple. This can be made using a rice cooker or on the stovetop, making it versatile and perfect for Mexican dishes.
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Enchilada Gravy
This Tex Mex Enchilada Gravy ( also called enchilada sauce) has made my enchiladas 10x better! This recipe uses simple pantry staples and is ready in under 15 minutes. This homemade sauce is perfect for ground beef and chicken enchiladas.
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Fajita Veggies
Add these fajita veggies to any protein for an easy dinner, or serve them as a side dish. They work for fajitas, burritos, and burrito bowls. They're easy to prepare and require minimal ingredients. Sautee bell peppers, mushrooms, and onions in a skillet with Mexican seasoning for an easy dinner.
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Ground Beef Enchiladas
Craving a cozy Tex-Mex dish? These Easy Weeknight Ground Beef Enchiladas are here for you! Made with simple ingredients, it's the perfect solution for a comforting and delicious meal. It’s made with ground beef, onions, corn tortillas, cheddar cheese, and homemade enchilada sauce. This is cheesy enchilada casserole is the best weeknight dinner!
1h 0m
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Burrito Bowl
Satisfy your chipotle cravings with this Shredded Beef Burrito Bowl! The beef is super easy to make in the oven and makes a delicious burrito bowl everyone will love. This recipe has rice, black beans, pico de gallo, gucamole, cheese, and tender shredded beef.
chicken fajita with peppers and lime in a cast iron skillet on a marble countertop
Chicken Fajitas
These Best Skillet Chicken Fajitas are bursting with juicy, marinated chicken, colorful peppers, and tender onions. This recipe is best with a cast iron skillet.
easy crockpot beef tacos with limes and cilantro on the side
Shredded Beef Tacos Crockpot
This is the best shredded beef taco recipe! Simple ingredients and easy to make in a crockpot. It's a taco night you and your family will enjoy. You need to try these Mexican shredded beef tacos!
6h 30m