We've said it many times before, but we'll say it again: There is never, ever a bad time to eat a taco. But that doesn’t mean we don’t get extra excited on holidays when tacos reign supreme, like Cinco de Mayo. This festive day gives us an excuse to show off our guacamole-making and tomato-chopping prowess. But this year we challenge you to use May fifth as an opportunity to expand your taco game.
To help you out, we've culled our site for stand-out tacos. We found everything from vegan tacos to those with carnitas, cheese, and eggs. We're willing to wager that one peek at this taco-tastic list will have you counting down the hours until your Cinco de Mayo celebrations. So turn up the heat, press your tortillas, and invite over your friends and neighbors, because these 17 recipes are sure to make you the taco the town:
What are you planning to eat on Cinco de Mayo? Tell us in the comments below!
A New Way to Dinner, co-authored by Food52's founders Amanda Hesser and Merrill Stubbs, is an indispensable playbook for stress-free meal-planning (hint: cook foundational dishes on the weekend and mix and match ‘em through the week).