Incredible and Easy Mexican Dessert Recipes You’ll Love
Whether you’re searching for easy Mexican dessert recipes or something to bring to a fiesta or Cinco de Mayo party, these simple recipes bring authentic and fun ideas to the table. From simple churro recipes to tres leches, flan, empanadas, Mexican chocolate, healthier treats, and more.
While authentic Mexican flavors inspire all, many are truly authentic recipes. All are delicious and perfect for Cinco de Mayo, Taco Tuesday, or any gathering featuring delicious Mexican food!
I hope you’ll find delicious inspiration and endless enjoyment from these classic recipes to new twists on your favorite treats. All of these Mexican Dessert Recipes are incredible!
Easy Mexican Dessert Recipes
Some of the best-known authentic Mexican dessert recipes include tres leches cake, sopaipillas, churros, and Mexican wedding cookies. Here you will find easy recipes for these but you may also find some more unfamiliar treats like Fresas con Crema, which is delicious and healthy.
Easy Mexican Dessert Recipes
Tres Leches Cake Recipe
"Tres Leches Cake has a soft and ultra-moist crumb. It is soaked with a 3-milk mixture and topped with a lightly sweetened whipped cream." An easy-to-make cake that's perfect for potlucks and bringing to parties!
Fresas con Crema (Mexican Strawberries and Cream)
"Fresas con Crema is the easiest Mexican dessert you’ll ever make! Made with fresh strawberries mixed into a sweet and creamy sauce, this recipe is ready to eat in only 10 minutes. Only 5 ingredients needed!"
How To Make Mexican Flan (From Scratch)
"Mexican Flan is the ultimate indulgence; light and creamy and yet surprisingly simple to make! Learn how to make this classic dessert with an easy to follow recipe."
"Light, crispy pastry puffs, sopaipillas are a sweet way to round out a spicy meal. We love to serve them warm and to top them off with honey or sugar."
"In my opinion Churros are one of the worlds best desserts – when made fresh from scratch of course. These are hands down the best churros I’ve ever had, even better than those I got in the Mexican market. They’re crispy on the outside, soft and tender on the inside and they have a flavor no one can resist!"
Latin American Alfajores Cookies with Dulce de Leche
"Latin American Alfajores Cookies with Dulce de Leche are a delectable treat popular throughout Latin America. These delicious cookies are made by sandwiching a creamy dulce de leche filling between two light and crumbly shortbread cookies. The result is heavenly!"
No Bake Churro Cheesecake with Cinnamon Toast Crunch Crust
"Want to impress some people with minimal effort at your next Cinco de Mayo party or taco night? This. No Bake Churro Cheesecake with Cinnamon Toast Crunch Crust."
Carlota de Limón (Lime Icebox Cake)
This Carlota de Limón no-bake lime icebox cake has sweet and tangy layers of creamy lime filling in between crispy Maria cookies. This irresistible and easy traditional Mexican dessert recipe is made with only 5 ingredients and always turns out perfect!
Cinco de Mayo Dessert: Churro Bars
"Soft and delicious cookie bars that have all of the flavors you love from the traditional deep fried churros but in a totally doable recipe that everyone will love."
Arroz con Leche
"Classic arroz con leche is a Mexican variation of rice pudding that is sweetened with condensed milk and topped with cinnamon."
"These tasty little pineapple empanadas are a breeze to make with only three ingredients in the crust and pineapple preserves for the filling! Customize with different flavors of jam and enjoy for breakfast or dessert!"
Cajeta Recipe (Mexican Caramel)
"This easy Cajeta recipe is made with only 5 ingredients and is so simple to make! It makes a perfect topping for any dessert. If you like dulce de leche, you’re going to love cajeta!"
"Churros Poppers are the perfect treat with their fried dough and cinnamon sugar coating! This recipe is quick and easy to make with ingredients you probably have on hand!"
Sopapilla Cheesecake Bars
"These Sopapilla Cheesecake Bars, inspired by the Mexican dessert called sopapillas, have a sweet, creamy cheesecake filling tucked between 2 crescent roll pastry sheets, and are topped with butter, cinnamon, and sugar and drizzled with honey."
Easy Mexican Fried Ice Cream (with Recipe Video!)
"All the flavors of the classic Mexican Fried Ice Cream without the actual frying! Cold, creamy vanilla ice cream coated with a crisp cinnamon coating. Perfect individual desserts for summer! Top with fudge sauce and whipped cream for a fun treat the entire family will love."
Spicy Churro Crescent Bites
"Try a peppy new spin on sweet Mexican churros with a creamy chocolate dip."
Mexican Chocolate Cookies
These crumbly Mexican Chocolate Cookies are lightly spiced with cinnamon and cayenne yet deliver a rich, chocolatey flavor so incredibly delicious.
Mexican wedding cookies recipe
"Our Mexican wedding cookies recipe is mouthwatering and super easy to make! The best part? You need only 6 ingredients to make them in a matter of minutes."
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