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15 Easy Mexican-Inspired Recipes

Grab your margarita and some chips and guac, and settle in for some our favorite easy Mexican-inspired recipes. All the soups, enchiladas, tacos, bowls, and casseroles that make everything better.

Mexican sweet potato skins on a plate.

Healthy Mexican Sweet Potato Skins

These healthy Mexican sweet potato skins are stuffed with a chipotle-sweet potato filling, black beans, corn, and topped with cheese.

sweet potatoes, corn, black beans, chipotle peppers in adobo sauce, cream cheese

Jalapeño lime chicken soup in bowls.

Jalapeño Lime Chicken Soup

This simple and healthy Jalapeño Lime Chicken Soup has white beans, salsa verde, and a hit of fresh jalapeño and lime juice. So yummy!

jalapeños, red onions, chicken breasts, white beans, salsa verde, limes

15 Easy Mexican-Inspired Recipes

Easy Veggie Enchiladas

Saucy, cheesy, filling, cozy, and packed with any roasted veggies you want. Super versatile and easy to make!

broccoli, sweet potatoes, red bell pepper, black beans, corn tortillas, enchilada sauce

Spicy Shrimp Veracruz with rice.

Spicy Shrimp Veracruz

One of our favorite shrimp recipes! Juicy shrimp in a pepper / tomato spicy, briny sauce served over rice. SO GOOD.

shrimp, mini peppers, cherry tomatoes, pickled jalapeños, capers, golden raisins

Easy Mexican Chicken Quinoa Casserole in a casserole dish.

Easy Mexican Chicken Quinoa Casserole

This Mexican Chicken Quinoa Casserole is piled high with blistered peppers, salsa-ified quinoa, black beans, spicy chicken, and Pepperjack cheese.

chicken breasts, quinoa, black beans, bell peppers, shredded cheese

15 Easy Mexican-Inspired Recipes

Vegan Sheet Pan Fajitas with Chipotle Queso

These Vegan Sheet Pan Fajitas are SO GOOD. Roasted peppers and onions, steak-like portobello mushrooms, some mashed avocado, and a waterfall of spicy cashew queso.

portobello mushrooms, bell peppers, red onions, cashew, green chiles

Roasted Cauliflower Burrito Bowl with toppings.

Roasted Cauliflower Burrito Bowls

A healthy, delicious, vegan burrito bowl combo featuring spicy roasted cauliflower, pico de gallo, creamy refried black beans, rice, corn, avocado, and a good lime drench.

cauliflower, black beans, tomatoes, corn, onion, avocado, cilantro

Avocado Dip in a bowl with chip.

2-Minute Creamy Avocado Dip

Creamy Avocado Dip that comes together with less than five ingredients in two minutes flat! This is the BEST easy, healthy snack. Also a great spread for tacos.

avocado, Greek yogurt, lime juice

15 Easy Mexican-Inspired Recipes

The Best Chicken Tinga Tacos

The only chicken tinga tacos recipe you will ever need! Spicy, saucy, simple, and so fresh.

chicken, fire-roasted tomatoes, chipotle peppers in adobo sauce, garlic, corn tortillas

Crunchwrap Supreme in a stack.

Crunchwrap Supreme

Just like the Crunchwrap Supreme from Taco Bell – layers of taco meat, pepper jack queso, tostada, lettuce, tomato, sour cream, salsa, and hot sauce. SO YUM.

ground beef, taco seasoning, tortillas, lettuce, tomato, sour cream, salsa

15 Easy Mexican-Inspired Recipes

Spicy Chicken Meal Prep with Rice and Beans

Spicy chicken with rice and beans + a yummy cilantro sauce = healthy meal prep to last you all week!

chicken breasts, rice, salsa, chili powder, black beans, cumin

15 Easy Mexican-Inspired Recipes

Simple Enchiladas Verdes

Enchiladas Verdes, with a simple homemade roasted tomatillo sauce that will make your tastebuds rock out. Plus chicken and cheese and tortillas. Super yum.

chicken, shredded cheese, tomatillos, sour cream, jalapeños

15 Easy Mexican-Inspired Recipes

Elote Queso

A grill + app favorite all bubbled up in one skillet. Creamy melty queso, charred roasted corn, fresh jalapeño and garlic, and some cilantro and chili powder. YUM.

corn, queso fresco, garlic, jalapeño, cilantro

15 Easy Mexican-Inspired Recipes

Spicy Shrimp Tacos with Garlic Cilantro Lime Slaw

Spicy Shrimp Tacos with Garlic Cilantro Lime Slaw – ready in about 30 minutes and loaded with flavor and texture. SO YUM!

shrimp, cabbage, chili powder, sour cream, cumin, limes, tortillas

Migas in a bowl with avocado and refried black beans.

Migas

Eggs scrambled with crispy tortillas, garlic, jalapeño, and melted cheese served with black beans and avocado. Quick, easy, and SO DELICIOUS. Breakfast, lunch, dinner, or brunch!

eggs, corn tortillas, pepper jack cheese, jalapeño, garlic, black beans