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Mexican Meals and Appetizers

(20 Recipes) Created by DCWILLIAMS831

Recipes in this Collection

Pico de Gallo - Authentic Mexican Salsa
Very Good 4.6/5
(442 ratings)

The versatility of this Mexican salsa is limitless! Put it on grilled chicken or steak, add it to eggs, or serve with tortilla chips.

Submitted by METALFINGER2U

Carbs: 5.9g | Fat: 0.3g | Fiber: 1.6g | Protein: 0.9g | Calories: 22.5
Chicken Enchilada Casserole
Very Good 4.4/5
(260 ratings)

Submitted by POLLYHIDALGO

Carbs: 17g | Fat: 10.7g | Fiber: 2.3g | Protein: 25.8g | Calories: 268.7
Chicken-Veggie Quesadillas with Ranch Yogurt Sauce
Good 3.9/5
(54 ratings)

This is a great kids' meal, or cut each quesadilla into eight pieces for an appetizer.

Submitted by SPCOOKBOOK

Carbs: 14.6g | Fat: 9.1g | Fiber: 1.8g | Protein: 25.6g | Calories: 242.5
Mexican Lasagna
Very Good 4.3/5
(21 ratings)

Perfectly seasoned ground turkey, loads of crunchy vegetables, and a velvety tomato sauce spice up an Italian classic. Queso fresco takes it over the top.

Submitted by CHEF_MEG

Carbs: 45.6g | Fat: 5.7g | Fiber: 9.5g | Protein: 30.3g | Calories: 352
Slow Cooker Chicken Tacos
Very Good 4.6/5
(58 ratings)

Quick, easy and low-fat!

Submitted by NOVAMATER

Carbs: 4.8g | Fat: 2.2g | Fiber: 1g | Protein: 13.3g | Calories: 91
Crescent Roll Taco Pizza
Very Good 4.4/5
(23 ratings)

Whether served as a main dish or in bite-size slices, this simple, tasty pizza is perfect for your next party.

Submitted by SHASHEE71

Carbs: 16.6g | Fat: 7.8g | Fiber: 2.1g | Protein: 15.1g | Calories: 193.1
Tex Mex Calzones
Very Good 4.3/5
(282 ratings)

An Italian favorite gets a below the border twist. Chef Meg made just a few tweaks before giving this one her seal of approval! She adds the spices early in cooking to help boost flavor and added a full pound of turkey for a more filling meal.

Submitted by CHEF_MEG

Carbs: 29.2g | Fat: 14.1g | Fiber: 3.2g | Protein: 47.7g | Calories: 413.7
Trim Tamale Pie
Very Good 4.1/5
(9 ratings)

We made over a church supper stand-by. Gone are the gobs of cheese and ground beef, but all the flavor remains.

Submitted by CHEF_MEG

Carbs: 40g | Fat: 4.3g | Fiber: 5.8g | Protein: 23.5g | Calories: 283.7
Skinny Sour Cream & Chicken Enchiladas
Very Good 4.4/5
(812 ratings)

Serve up creamy, cheesy chicken enchiladas, and no one will be late to dinner!

Submitted by SKEYDOO

Carbs: 35g | Fat: 4.5g | Fiber: 2.7g | Protein: 18.3g | Calories: 252
Huevos Rancheros
Very Good 4.5/5
(19 ratings)

This meal is fast and fun, a great way to spice up a dull morning and bring a brunch favorite to the work week.

Submitted by SPARKSOLUTION

Carbs: 31.4g | Fat: 5.9g | Fiber: 5.5g | Protein: 11g | Calories: 220.3
15 Minute Black Bean and Corn Salsa
Very Good 4.7/5
(110 ratings)

This corn and black bean salsa is the perfect dish for potlucks when you want to have something healthy on the table.

Submitted by CHIQUITA72979

Carbs: 10.4g | Fat: 0.3g | Fiber: 2.2g | Protein: 2.3g | Calories: 46.9
Stuffed Bell Peppers
Very Good 4.5/5
(208 ratings)

This stuffed bell pepper recipe is really delicious! You can use red bell peppers if you like that flavor better. It incorporates your protein, starch, and veggies in one neat package! Brown rice is used for an added nutritional punch.

Submitted by KS76017

Carbs: 30.9g | Fat: 8.6g | Fiber: 4.2g | Protein: 24.4g | Calories: 296.2
Cornbread with Cream Corn, Cheese, Jalapenos
Incredible! 5.0/5
(6 ratings)

cornbread with cream corn, cheese, jalapenos

Submitted by TALKIEBARB

Carbs: 20.2g | Fat: 7.6g | Fiber: 1g | Protein: 3.9g | Calories: 162.9
Mini Taco Cups
Very Good 4.4/5
(51 ratings)

These bite-size tacos are always a hit in our house! Have some fun with this recipe; try adding chopped chives, avocado, different varieties of beans, or red onions.

Submitted by CHEF_MEG

Carbs: 6.9g | Fat: 0.7g | Fiber: 1.7g | Protein: 1.8g | Calories: 40.4
Very Good 4.7/5
(14 ratings)

These are great for a night where you just have to have nachos, but with a lot less fuss and fat.

Submitted by PHOTOGIRLME

Carbs: 28.5g | Fat: 16.8g | Fiber: 4.6g | Protein: 30.1g | Calories: 382.3
Lean & Clean Quesadilla
Very Good 4.0/5
(6 ratings)

This Mexican favorite is made healthier with coconut flour tortillas, turkey filling and fresh pico de gallo.

Submitted by BLOGILATES

Carbs: 13g | Fat: 2.8g | Fiber: 4g | Protein: 13.3g | Calories: 127.9
Collard-Wrapped Burritos
Very Good 4.3/5
(19 ratings)

A fresh take on a Mexican favorite. From Party Like a Culinista: Fresh Recipes, Bold Flavors, and Good Friends

Submitted by GUEST_CHEF

Carbs: 20.2g | Fat: 14.3g | Fiber: 3.6g | Protein: 17.7g | Calories: 267.1
Southwest Breakfast Burrito
Very Good 4.0/5
(1 rating)

So much southwest flavor in so little time! This meal only takes 15 minutes to make. And only one bite to call it the best burrito you ever tasted.

Submitted by UNCLE_BENS

Carbs: 50.9g | Fat: 15.1g | Fiber: 7.8g | Protein: 46.6g | Calories: 513.8
Layered Mexican Dip with Baked Lime Chips
Very Good 4.4/5
(55 ratings)

My dip has all the flavor of the original, but it's much easier on the waistline. I prefer to eat this "dip" with a fork or raw vegetables.

Submitted by CHEF_MEG

Carbs: 27g | Fat: 5.6g | Fiber: 7.5g | Protein: 11.2g | Calories: 197.3
Mexican Pizza
Very Good 4.4/5
(103 ratings)

This Mexican pizza is a tasty alternative to traditional pizza. Add grilled chicken or cooked shrimp to change this up!

Submitted by STEPFANIER

Carbs: 29g | Fat: 5.7g | Fiber: 3.6g | Protein: 11g | Calories: 203.9
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