- May 2, 2021
- 30 Minute Meals
16+ Amazing Keto Mexican Recipes
Whether you’re celebrating Cinco De Mayo or just love Mexican inspired foods, check out these 16+ amazing recipes that fit a keto and low carb diet.
I love all things Mexican food. From the traditional cuisine to Tex-Mex style dishes, there are plenty of inspired recipes here on my site that will help you get your fix while staying gluten free, low carb, and keto friendly.
While authentic Mexican cuisine is generally much higher in carbs, I’ve recreated all your favorites like tortillas, Mexican rice, tacos, flautas, and even delicious desserts and keto friendly cocktails. Mix and match your favorites for breakfast, appetizers or happy hour, to hosting the perfect fiesta party at home!
16+ Amazing Keto Mexican Recipes
Mexican Inspired Shakshuka
A delicious Mexican inspired chorizo and eggs dish made like a traditional shakshuka instead.
Keto Mexican Hot Chocolate Biscotti
This easy to make, gluten free, keto biscotti recipe is the perfect treat with your morning coffee or an after dinner dessert. They are made with rich cocoa powder, cinnamon, and a some hot chili pepper flakes for a little kick!
Low Carb Mexican Mocha Chia Pudding
A little spicy, a little sweet, and a whole lot of low carb deliciousness. This easy chia pudding is a great way to have your coffee and eat it too.
Easy Homemade Tajin Seasoning Recipe
This homemade chili lime seasoning recipe is a spicy Mexican style Tajin spice blend made of dried chili peppers and a nice touch of lime flavor. Spice up your favorite fruits and vegetables, chicken, fish and more.
Low Carb Hatch Chili Margarita
Celebrate the chili pepper season with this easy to make tequila based keto spicy margarita recipe you will want to make over and over again!
A Mezcal Mule Cocktail
A riff on a classic vodka style mule cocktail, made with smoky mezcal tequila, triple sec, lime and ginger beer. An easy way to mix the flavors of a good margarita with the love you have for a Moscow mule.
Low Carb Smoky Mezcal Paloma
Put down the margarita and pick up this refreshing, mezcal paloma instead! It's bright, a little smoky, and something your next taco night needs!
The Smoking Gun Negroni
A smoky riff on a classic negroni. Try this mezcal based cocktail with smoke infused ice for a cool twist on a classic.
How To Make Homemade Keto Tortilla Chips
(Keto) Smoked Hatch Chili Dip
A cheesy, smoked and roasted green chile pepper dip that's a perfect way to celebrate this seasonal pepper the right way!
Strawberry Jalapeno Guacamole
Try this bright and refreshing yet slightly spicy take on traditional guacamole!
Easy Cauliflower Gnocchi Nachos (Low Carb Friendly)
A lower carb, healthy approach to making smoked nachos on the Big Green Egg using a cauliflower style gnocchi in place of classic tortilla chips for a delicious game day snack!
Grilled Elote Style Cauliflower Steaks
Looking for a low carb keto elote that won't throw you out of ketosis? Maybe you just want to find a way to liven up some cauliflower? This cauliflower elote grilled side takes inspiration from the classic Mexican street corn dish to a whole different level.
Loaded Cheesy Mexican Cauliflower Rice
Grilled Chili Lime Chicken Fajita Salad
A refreshing salad recipe inspired by classic chicken fajitas, but grilled for added flavor. Make this easy week night meal using this spicy Tajin inspired chili lime chicken marinade the whole family will love.
Easy Blackened Mahi Mahi Fish Taco Bowls
Learn how to make this easy and delicious Mahi Mahi deconstructed blackened fish taco recipe that is gluten free, keto friendly, whole30 compliant and a great easy weeknight dinner or meal prep idea!
Easy Grilled Adobo Marinated Flank Steak
Check out this easy recipe for a smoky and spicy grilled chipotle adobo flank steak sauce marinade and compound butter you can make any night of the week!
Homemade Halloween Pizza Skulls
A fun low carb Halloween dinner recipe! Try out this fun cauliflower Mexican pizza to share with the whole family.
Easy Smoked Mole Sauce with Pork Tenderloin
This fabulous combination mole pork recipe is an easy way to create an out of this world meal! Learn how to make a big green egg smoked pork tenderloin with an easy to assemble mole sauce recipe all smoked to perfection for depth of flavor on the grill!
Grilled Spatchcock Chicken Tinga
This Mexican inspired butterflied whole chicken recipe is packed with rich tomatoes, chipotle peppers in Adobo sauce, and smoked to perfection on the grill. .
Carne Asada Fire Roasted Stuffed Peppers
An easy, Carne Asada flank steak recipe made low carb and keto friendly with fire roasted red peppers. A delicious take on classic stuffed peppers with a Mexican twist.
Keto Tortilla Recipe
These easy to make keto and gluten free tortillas are only 1 net carb each. They are the perfect way to enjoy your next taco night, make tortilla chips, or my favorite keto crunchwrap too!
Low Carb BBQ Pulled Pork Tacos
Homemade Keto Crunchwrap Supreme
This Homemade Keto Crunchwrap Supreme is a great way to keep your favorite fast food fix keto and gluten free. The recipe below is for one large crunchwrap, cut into 4 servings.
Easy Keto Flautas - Bonappeteach
Try these deliciously easy, crispy keto flautas that can be made with chicken, pork, or beef for your next Mexican fiesta or to snack on all by yourself!
Low Carb Strawberry Cheesecake Quesadillas
A simple, low carb desert inspired by a classic strawberry cheesecake! These easy, handheld low carb dessert quesadillas are a huge crowd pleaser!