Low-Carb Cinco de Mayo

Celebrate the Fifth of May, Mexican Style

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Break out the sugar-free margaritas and guacamole! It’s Cinco de Mayo, the most celebrated Mexican holiday in the United States.The history of Cinco de Mayo is fascinating, but you don’t need to know the history to enjoy the party. If you skip the chips and a few other things, you can enjoy a fun, festive and low-carb Cinco de Mayo.

Going out to a Mexican Restaurant?

Check out these low-carb hints:

Celebrating Cinco de Mayo At Home

Quick Tips:

  • Instead of tortilla chips, dip into your salsa, guacamole or bean dip with low-carb veggies, such as red bell peppers, cucumbers and jicamas.
  • Make burritos with low-carb tortillas.
  • Serve a green salad along with the rest of the food.

Low-Carb Drinks for Cinco de Mayo

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