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Tacos and Sides for
Cinco de Mayo

20 Recipes

Corn Tortillas

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Birria Tacos

Corn Tortillas

Don’t miss these succulent Birria Tacos, with the authentic flavors of Mexico. They're easy to prepare with GOYA® Corn Tortillas that come ready to use, along with delicious GOYA® Chiles: Pasilla and Ancho, which adds a fantastic touch as well as color and a light spiciness to the meat and consommé. Before serving, first dip the tortillas in the consommé and heat them in a skillet, adding the meat. Finally, fold the tortillas to form the taco and brown them on both sides. When it's time to eat, serve them with more consommé for dipping bite after bite... a delight!

GOYA® Corn Tortillas are a favorite and essential ingredient in Mexican cuisine. They’re versatile, high quality and delicious. The best thing is that they come ready to be part of all your Mexican recipes such as enchiladas, quesadillas, tostadas, flautas, and of course tacos, like our delicious Birria Tacos, Shredded Chicken Tacos and Home-Style Tacos al Pastor – Pork Tacos.

Prep time

30m

Total time

3h 30m

Yields

6-8

Servings

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Corn Tortillas

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Shredded Chicken Tacos

Corn Tortillas

Try this delicious Shredded Chicken Tacos recipe, a favorite in Puebla, Mexico. Tacos are a traditional Mexican street food loved around the world. Cook the chicken slowly in a flavorful sauce made with GOYA® Tomato Sauce, vinegar, garlic, chili powder, cumin, oregano, sugar and GOYA® Adobo All-Purpose Seasoning with Pepper. The shredded chicken will come out tender and tasty. Finish this taco recipe, or any other, using GOYA® Corn Tortillas. Enjoy!

GOYA® Corn Tortillas are a favorite and essential ingredient in Mexican cuisine. They’re versatile, high quality and delicious. The best thing is that they come ready to be part of all your Mexican recipes such as enchiladas, quesadillas, tostadas, flautas, and of course tacos, like our delicious Birria Tacos, Shredded Chicken Tacos and Home-Style Tacos al Pastor – Pork Tacos.

Prep time

10m

Total time

50m

Yields

4

Servings

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Corn Tortillas

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Home-Style Tacos al Pastor – Pork Tacos

Corn Tortillas

Celebrate with these delicious Tacos al Pastor! The unique and extraordinary flavor of this classic pork dish comes from the combination of wonderful ingredients, like spicy and smoky GOYA® Chipotle Peppers in Adobo Sauce. The pork is served on GOYA® Corn Tortillas, along with sweet pineapple, fresh onion and cilantro.

GOYA® Corn Tortillas are a favorite and essential ingredient in Mexican cuisine. They’re versatile, high quality and delicious. The best thing is that they come ready to be part of all your Mexican recipes such as enchiladas, quesadillas, tostadas, flautas, and of course tacos, like our delicious Birria Tacos, Shredded Chicken Tacos and Home-Style Tacos al Pastor – Pork Tacos.

Prep time

45m

Total time

1h

Yields

6

Servings

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Tomato Sauce

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Barbacoa Street Tacos

Tomato Sauce

Small, but full of flavor! Discover how to prepare these Barbacoa Street Tacos with the authentic flavor of Mexican street food in your own home. Roast the meat with a delicious mixture of GOYA® Tomato Sauce, onion, GOYA® Chipotle Peppers in Adobo Sauce, vinegar and spices. Then serve shredded on GOYA® Mini Corn Tortillas - Taquitos, along with tasty GOYA® Salsa Verde topped with onion, avocado and cilantro. Delicious!

Our rich and convenient GOYA® Tomato Sauce is made from fresh tomatoes and a blend of spices that gives it its authentic flavor. In addition, it is very versatile; just use it in all your recipes that call for tomato sauce. Try it when preparing some delicious Barbacoa Street Tacos.

Prep time

25m

Total time

4h 40m

Yields

8-10

Servings

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Chipotle Peppers in Adobo Sauce

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Chipotle Chicken Tacos

Chipotle Peppers in Adobo Sauce

Serve up these juicy Chipotle Chicken Tacos and celebrate with lots of flavor! Just marinate the chicken in a scrumptious homemade marinade made with GOYA® Tomato Sauce and the rich, smoky, spicy flavor of GOYA® Chipotle Peppers in Adobo Sauce, along with lime, garlic and spices. Then pan-fry it until golden brown. Serve it in corn tortillas with your favorite toppings and enjoy!

Enjoy the rich, spicy and smoky flavor of GOYA® Chipotle Peppers in Adobo Sauce. It’s the perfect ingredient to add flavor to your Cinco de Mayo menu. These chiles are dried, smoked and packed in a flavorful sauce with tomatoes and spices. Use them when you want to add a spicy and smoky flavor to countless recipes, including Mexican favorites like tacos, fajitas, or a delicious queso fundido.

Prep time

30m

Total time

55m

Yields

6

Servings

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Chipotle Peppers in Adobo Sauce

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Chipotle Cheese Dip

Chipotle Peppers in Adobo Sauce

Get the party started by serving this delicious Chipotle Cheese Dip! You can easily make this cheese dip at home to celebrate Cinco de Mayo. Start by sautéing the chorizo in a skillet, add the delicious GOYA® Chipotle Peppers in Adobo Sauce and Oaxaca cheese, then bake until the cheese is melted and bubbling. Serve this fantastic cheese dip along with corn tortillas to create some a delicious appetizer worthy of repeating.

Enjoy the rich, spicy and smoky flavor of GOYA® Chipotle Peppers in Adobo Sauce. It’s the perfect ingredient to add flavor to your Cinco de Mayo menu. These chiles are dried, smoked and packed in a flavorful sauce with tomatoes and spices. Use them when you want to add a spicy and smoky flavor to countless recipes, including Mexican favorites like tacos, fajitas, or a delicious queso fundido.

Prep time

10m

Total time

25m

Yields

6

Servings

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Chipotle Peppers in Adobo Sauce

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Chipotle Pork Tacos

Chipotle Peppers in Adobo Sauce

These Chipotle Pork Tacos have a delicious flavor and are easily prepared in an instant cooker. Start by preparing the meat with the fantastic spicy, smoky flavor of GOYA® Chipotle Peppers in Adobo Sauce, along with savory spices and beer. To serve, place the meat on top of corn tortillas and add your favorite toppings: GOYA® Jalapeño Nacho Slices, GOYA® Queso Fresco and of course, sauces! Simply delicious.

Enjoy the rich, spicy and smoky flavor of GOYA® Chipotle Peppers in Adobo Sauce. It’s the perfect ingredient to add flavor to your Cinco de Mayo menu. These chiles are dried, smoked and packed in a flavorful sauce with tomatoes and spices. Use them when you want to add a spicy and smoky flavor to countless recipes, including Mexican favorites like tacos, fajitas, or a delicious queso fundido.

Prep time

15m

Total time

1h 30m

Yields

12

Servings

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Chipotle Peppers in Adobo Sauce

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Shrimp Fajitas

Chipotle Peppers in Adobo Sauce

Prepare these fantastic fajitas and enjoy their rich flavor! The secret of this recipe is to cook the onion, bell peppers and shrimp with the smoky and spicy flavor of GOYA® Chipotle Peppers in Adobo Sauce. Serve with GOYA® Fajitas-Flour Tortillas, salsa and shredded cheese. The best part? They take just 20 minutes to prepare. Your family will love them!

Enjoy the rich, spicy and smoky flavor of GOYA® Chipotle Peppers in Adobo Sauce. It’s the perfect ingredient to add flavor to your Cinco de Mayo menu. These chiles are dried, smoked and packed in a flavorful sauce with tomatoes and spices. Use them when you want to add a spicy and smoky flavor to countless recipes, including Mexican favorites like tacos, fajitas, or a delicious queso fundido.

Prep time

10m

Total time

20m

Yields

4

Servings

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Mojo Criollo Marinade

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Carne Asada Tacos

Mojo Criollo Marinade

Savor this authentic recipe for Carne Asada Tacos. Carne Asada is one of the most popular street tacos and a traditional Mexican street food. In this recipe, we marinate slices of steak in delicious and convenient GOYA® Mojo Criollo Marinade for exceptional flavor and to tenderize the meat. Then simply sear the marinated meat in a skillet,  wrap it in a delicious GOYA® Corn Tortilla, top with an onion-cilantro mixture and enjoy. Give it a try!

Infuse flavor into all your meats with the perfect marinade: practical and convenient GOYA® Mojo Criollo Marinade. With its intense garlic, onion and citrus flavors, it adds a unique and savory flavor to a variety of meats like beef, pork or chicken. Simply keep it in your pantry and create great recipes like our Carne Asada Tacos, or some Grilled Chicken Fajitas.

Prep time

15m

Total time

40m

Yields

6

Servings

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Mojo Criollo Marinade

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Grilled Chicken Fajitas

Mojo Criollo Marinade

Turn your summer into a Tex-Mex fiesta with these delicious chicken fajitas! They’re so easy to make: simply use GOYA® Mojo Criollo Marinade and GOYA® Adobo All-Purpose Seasoning with Pepper, and grill along with seasoned onions and peppers. Finish off by serving with flour tortillas and your favorite Mexican salsa. Yummy!

Infuse flavor into all your meats with the perfect marinade: practical and convenient GOYA® Mojo Criollo Marinade. With its intense garlic, onion and citrus flavors, it adds a unique and savory flavor to a variety of meats like beef, pork or chicken. Simply keep it in your pantry and create great recipes like our Carne Asada Tacos, or some Grilled Chicken Fajitas.

Prep time

10m

Total time

45m

Yields

6

Servings

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Naranja Agria - Bitter Orange Marinade

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Mexican Pulled Pork Tacos

Naranja Agria - Bitter Orange Marinade

Cochinita Pibil is a Mexican pulled pork dish with delicious flavor and wonderful color. The secret lies in the convenient and practical GOYA® Naranja Agria – Bitter Orange Marinade that marinates every meat to perfection. Once ready, serve on warm corn tortillas, along with pickled red onion, and enjoy these authentic and yummy tacos!

Prepare amazing recipes with the vibrant citrusy flavor of GOYA® Naranja Agria – Bitter Orange Marinade! Simply cover your meat, poultry, fish or seafood with this convenient marinade and let sit before cooking. Its extraordinary Latin flavor will enchant everyone! Try it when making our fantastic Mexican Pulled Pork Tacos.

Prep time

15m

Total time

8h 15m

Yields

8

servings

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Ceviche Marinade

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Grilled Fish Tacos

Ceviche Marinade

Make this Baja favorite in a snap! Here, white fish gets a flavorful lift from a citrusy GOYA® Ceviche Marinade before being grilled. Add to warm GOYA® Corn Tortillas and top with crunchy slaw and a creamy cilantro-lime sauce.

Make delicious ceviches in a snap! This citrusy marinade comes ready to use – made with the distinct flavors of lime juice, onions, garlic and spices. Simply marinate your favorite fish or seafood and enjoy! Try it when preparing some delicious Grilled Fish Tacos.

Prep time

15m

Total time

35m

Yields

4

Servings

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Mojo Piña Marinade

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Shrimp and Pineapple Tacos

Mojo Piña Marinade

In this savory-sweet recipe, flour tortillas are filled with grilled shrimp marinated in tangy GOYA® Mojo Piña Marinade grilled pineapple, red onions and cilantro. Top with a dollop of cool sour cream and spicy salsa for a wonderful homemade taco fiesta!

Add an extra burst of flavor to your dishes with the tropical taste of GOYA® Mojo Piña Marinade. It’s the perfect marinade for fish, meat and poultry. Simply marinate before cooking and experience the sweet-and-savory flavor of pineapple at its best. Try it in our Shrimp and Pineapple Tacos recipe.

Prep time

20m

Total time

1h 5m

Yields

4

Tacos

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Pinto Beans

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Frijoles Refritos – Refried Beans

Pinto Beans

This is a signature Mexican recipe! Frijoles Refritos - Refried Beans are the perfect complement to a variety of dishes. Not only are they delicious, they're also super versatile, and you can enjoy them as a side dish or as an ingredient in countless recipes, such as burritos, sopes, tacos and tostadas. Prepare them easily with the delicious flavor of GOYA® Pinto Beans and pair them with GOYA® Queso Fresco when serving them as a side dish. Enjoy!

Always keep GOYA® Pinto Beans in your pantry and be ready to prepare a variety of tasty recipes, including your favorite Mexican dishes. They have a fantastic flavor, smooth texture, plus they are the winner of the ChefsBest® Excellence Award for their excellent quality. Prepare salads, soups, chilis and casseroles, and let’s not forget Mexican classics like tasty Refried Beans or some Frijoles Charros – Cowboy Beans.

 

*The ChefsBest® Excellence Award is awarded to brands that surpass quality standards established by independent professional chefs.

Prep time

5m

Total time

15m

Yields

6

Servings

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Pinto Beans

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Frijoles Charros - Cowboy Beans

Pinto Beans

Enjoy the authentic recipe for Frijoles Charros, or Cowboy Beans, named after the Mexican cowboys called charros. This classic is easily prepared with tender and convenient GOYA® Pinto Beans, along with other tasty ingredients like GOYA® Tomato Sauce, bacon, peppers and other delicious spices. Try them alone or as tacos on some delicious corn tortillas.

Always keep GOYA® Pinto Beans in your pantry and be ready to prepare a variety of tasty recipes, including your favorite Mexican dishes. They have a fantastic flavor, smooth texture, plus they are the winner of the ChefsBest® Excellence Award for their excellent quality. Prepare salads, soups, chilis and casseroles, and let’s not forget Mexican classics like tasty Refried Beans or some Frijoles Charros – Cowboy Beans.

 

*The ChefsBest® Excellence Award is awarded to brands that surpass quality standards established by independent professional chefs.

Prep time

10m

Total time

30m

Yields

6

Servings

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Refried Black Beans

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Black Bean Tacos Dorados

Refried Black Beans

Crispy and delicious! These rich Black Bean Tacos Dorados, fried tacos, are very popular in Mexico. Prepare them in 25 minutes by filling GOYA® Corn Tortillas with creamy and convenient GOYA® Refried Black Beans. They are wrapped and fried until perfectly golden. They’re fantastic!

Our creamy and delicious GOYA® Refried Black Beans come already prepared Mexican style, and they’re also cholesterol free and vegan. Try the other varieties as well: Fat Free, Reduced Sodium, and Organic. Enjoy their flavor serving them as a side or to create fantastic recipes like our Black Bean Tacos Dorados.

Prep time

15m

Total time

25m

Yields

4

Servings

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Salsa Pico de Gallo – Mild

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Carnitas Tacos

Salsa Pico de Gallo – Mild

Amaze your loved ones with these authentic Carnitas Tacos! Simply season the pork to perfection with GOYA® Adobo All-Purpose Seasoning with Pepper, then simmer with onions, garlic, chicken broth and GOYA® Jalapeño Peppers. Lastly, sauté the meat, add orange juice, Sazón, and place it in the oven to finish cooking. The result is a tender and very tasty meat, ready to serve in tortillas, with GOYA® Salsa Pico de Gallo - Mild and guacamole. This is a must-have recipe for your weekly menu.

A crowd-pleasing favorite! Our bright-tasting GOYA® Salsa Pico de Gallo - Mild, made with tomatoes, onions, jalapeños and spices, is super versatile. Perfect as part of recipes, as a dip for tortilla chips, and also amazing when used to enhance the flavor of tacos, burritos and fajitas. Try it with our delicious Carnitas Tacos recipe or with a Beef and Bean Taco Skillet.

Prep time

15m

Total time

1h 50m

Yields

6

Servings

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Salsa Pico de Gallo – Mild

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Beef and Bean Taco Skillet

Salsa Pico de Gallo – Mild

Surprise your family with these bean and beef tacos that are delicious and will be ready in 25 minutes. The best part? Everything is prepared in one pan. The ground meat is cooked together with convenient GOYA® Pinto Beans in Sauce, which come already seasoned, adding a great flavor to the meat. After cooking, top with cheese, scallions, shredded lettuce, and rich GOYA® Salsa Pico de Gallo – Mild. Serve in warm tortillas and enjoy!

A crowd-pleasing favorite! Our bright-tasting GOYA® Salsa Pico de Gallo - Mild, made with tomatoes, onions, jalapeños and spices, is super versatile. Perfect as part of recipes, as a dip for tortilla chips, and also amazing when used to enhance the flavor of tacos, burritos and fajitas. Try it with our delicious Carnitas Tacos recipe or with a Beef and Bean Taco Skillet.

Prep time

10m

Total time

25m

Yields

6

Servings

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Jalapeño Peppers

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Guacamole

Jalapeño Peppers

Don't forget to have Guacamole at your Cinco de Mayo celebration. And if it's homemade, even better! Prepare this famous avocado dip and get an authentic taste as if you were in a Mexican restaurant. Just mash the avocados and combine with finely chopped white onion, fresh cilantro, flavorful GOYA® Jalapeño Peppers, and lime juice. Delicious!

Enjoy the delicious and spicy flavor of GOYA® Jalapeño Peppers. Add them to your Cinco de Mayo menu and prepare a variety of favorite Mexican recipes, including tacos, enchiladas, tostadas, soups, and everyone's favorite appetizer, homemade Guacamole.

Prep time

15m

Total time

15m

Yields

8

Servings

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Salsa Verde

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Nopalitos Salsa

Salsa Verde

Nopalitos, tender cactus, are a classic and delicious ingredient in Mexican cuisine. Prepare this tasty salsa in just 10 minutes with our convenient GOYA® Nopalitos – Tender Cactus, fresh tomatoes, pimientos, jalapeño peppers, and traditional and convenient GOYA® Salsa Verde. Yummy!

This traditional salsa is very tasty and has a medium-spicy flavor. It’s made with tomatillos, jalapeño peppers, onions and cilantro. GOYA® Salsa Verde is ready to accompany all Mexican dishes, such as tacos, quesadillas, enchiladas, fajitas, and many more recipes like our Nopalitos Salsa. You'll love it!

Prep time

10m

Total time

10m

Yields

6

Servings

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