5 Healthy Mexican Side dishes for Dinner
When it comes to exploring different cuisines, Mexican cuisine is one that is always on the list.
The great thing about Mexican cuisine is that apart from being flavourful, it converts simple food into a delicious treat.
While we always visit a Mexican restaurant to explore the foods they offer, we have something in store for you.
Why don’t you make some great Mexican food in the comfort of your homes?
We have listed five great Mexican side dishes that are healthy and will keep you wanting more.
Top 5 Healthy Mexican Side Dishes To Try Out Right Now
1. Grilled Sweet Potatoe Nachos
This is for potato and nacho lovers. Healthy yet delicious.
Recipe- Lay out the nachos, add sweet potatoes, black means, corn means, crushed cojito and top it with creamy cheese sauce.
2. Crisp black bean quinoa burritos
Burrito lovers, now you can enjoy this food without any guilt.
Receipe- Don’t go the basic way of creating burritos with just rice and meat, switch them and add cilantro and lime quinoa, black beans, corn, and bell peppers. Don’t forget to add on top an avocado and yogurt dressing/sauce.
3. Paleo Tacos
Who knew tacos could also be healthy?
Receipe- Ditch the tortilla for a lettuce wrap and add in the usual, seasoned beef and taco toppings.
4. Beef Empanadas
Empanadas tasty and healthy? This receipe gives proof.
Receipe- Create these beef empanadas with a dough that is gluten-free. Add in seasoned beef and for the filling throw in your favourite vegetables or any kind of beans.
Receipe- You can make Elotes look healthy as well (trust us!). Instead of using a mayo mixture, use a greek yogurt along with paprika, lime, and smoky cojita. Get it cooked on the grill or oven and enjoy it.
And there you have it, the top 5 delicious and healthy Mexican side dishes.
Who knew that everyone’s favourite, the Mexican cuisine can also have a healthier version?
So tell us, which Mexican side dish caught your attention first?
Which from the lot will you cook today?