19 Mexican Inspired Salads that Combine South of the Border Flavors with Fresh Ingredients
FEBRUARY 08, 2023
If you’re looking for a delicious way to add some Mexican flavors to your meal, look no further than these amazing Mexican salads! Combining the classic flavors of Mexican cuisine with fresh ingredients, these salads will make your meal more interesting and delicious.
We’ve put together a collection of 19 Mexican Inspired salads that are perfect for lunch, dinner, or a side dish. From traditional salads like street corn salad or taco salad, to unique creations , you’re sure to find something that you love.
Each of these salads is bursting with flavorful ingredients and fresh vegetables that make them healthy and delicious. Whether you’re looking for something light and refreshing or a hearty main dish, these Mexican inspired salads will not disappoint.
Mexican Street Corn Pasta Salad
This Mexican Streed Corn Pasta salad is packed with delicious summer corn, jalapenos, red onion, and a creamy chili lime dressing. It can be made with fresh, frozen, grilled, or canned corn. Ready in 30 minutes, it is perfect when you need to feed a crowd!
This retro favorite is a blast from the past! If you're a child of the 80's, then you've definitely enjoyed this Doritos Taco Salad on a number of different occasions. It's an easy dinner recipe and a crowd-pleasing party food that always wins rave reviews!
Since guacamole and chicken salad are two of our favorite things, I decided it was time to combine them! This guacamole chicken salad is mayo-free, packed with flavor, protein, and perfect for easy lunches! It’s paleo, Whole30 compliant and keto friendly, too.
This Taco Salad is quick, flavorful, hearty, a total breeze to make and it's a dinner everyone can agree on both young and old alike! It doesn't take much to make a satisfying meal and this simple salad is proof of that. This is a back pocket recipe you'll want to make on repeat!
Creamy Mexican Avocado Salad, which is filling but still light and perfect for lunch or as a side dish for dinner. This recipe is vegan, gluten-free, healthy, easy to make, and has an oil-free dressing.
This Chicken Taco Salad recipe is quick, hearty, and delicious! Packed with taco flavors, chicken, juicy tomatoes, beans, corn, cheese, and an easy, easy Taco Dressing. It's healthy, protein-rich, and so wonderfully yummy-- in 15 minutes!
Carnitas Taco Salad is a Monday-friendly solution to a Saturday-worthy taco craving. Pack the salads with any vegetables you like and finish them with crispy slow cooker carnitas pork and crumbled tortilla chips.
Chicken or Beef Keto Taco Salad with Cheese Crisps!...
This healthy and zesty keto taco salad is the "Taco Tuesday" that everyone can enjoy! This easy, low carb friendly, flavorful, recipe is layered with chicken or beef, lettuce, cheese, tomatoes, salsa, cilantro, cheese chips, and sour cream!
This quick and easy taco salad is popular with the teen campers at the youth camp my husband directs. Our daughter has requested it two years in a row for her birthday dinner. —Kay Curtis, Guthrie, Oklahoma