Cinco de Mayo Party Recipes

May 3, 2013 10:00:00 PM PDT
You know the saying: Eat, drink and be merry! This certainly rings very true for Cinco de Mayo. So why not plan a get-together for the whole family? Amanda Puck, style expert, came into our ABC 7 studio with recipes for Mexican-inspired food and drinks, as well as a "Mexican Bingo" game.

Amanda's Recipes:

Mango Guacamole

3 large avocados, peeled and pitted
1 small red onion, chopped
1 mango - peeled, pitted, and chopped
1 lime, juiced
1 tablespoon minced garlic
1 tablespoon salt
3 tablespoons chopped fresh cilantro

Mash avocados in a medium bowl to a lumpy consistency.
Mix onion, mango, lime juice, garlic, salt, and cilantro into avocado.
Serve with chips.

Alcoholic Cocktails: World's Freshest Margarita

2 Parts Tequila
3/4 Parts Agave Nectar
1 Part Fresh Lime Juice

Shake well.
Strain over ice into a rocks glass.
Garnish with a lime.
Salt Optional

Non-Alcoholic Cocktail: Strawberry Slurpies

1 cup frozen sweetened strawberries
6 tablespoons frozen lemonade concentrate
2 cups ice

1. Add strawberries, lemonade, and ice to a blender.
2. Pulse and blend the icy mixture until smooth.
3. Serve.