Make sure your celebration is memorable with these stellar Cinco de Mayo recipes. Officially, Cinco de Mayo honors Mexico’s victory over French forces in 1862. Unofficially, in the U.S., it’s an occasion for family and friends to celebrate Mexican culture with some of its most popular foods and beverages.This year make Tropical Ham Stuffed Peppers, by celebrity chef Ingrid Hoffmann, your featured Cinco de Mayo food.
This unique twist on the classic stuffed peppers recipe includes lightly smoked, flavorful ham and the surprising addition of quinoa and sweet pineapple. As the chef herself says, “This delicious and satisfying recipe is everyone’s favorite at gatherings with family and friends. And, even better? They are so easy to prepare and perfect for make-ahead meals for entertaining all year round.”