Surprise your mum this year with a Mexican Mother’s Day Lunch that includes a homemade gourmet line-up of authentic Mexican food!

Using simple ingredients and straightforward recipes, creating a delicious Mexican Mother’s Day lunch at home is easier than you think.

Spend this Mother’s Day in the comfort of your home with these 4 scrumptious Mexican delights – including a cheeky margarita recipe. 

Chicken and Bean Enchiladas

Ready for the table in roughly an hour, mouth-watering chicken enchiladas are a healthy Mexican recipe that is sure to impress. The spiciness can be adjusted by changing the amount of chipotle paste used, with two spoonfuls usually being enough to suit the tastes of anyone.

Time: Roughly 1 hour

Ingredients: Red onion, capsicum, chilies, garlic, chipotle paste, chicken breast, cheddar, black or kidney beans, coriander, tomato purée, sugar, tortillas

Mexican Mother's Day Lunch
Chunky Guacamole 

Skip doing any cooking with this standard Mexican side dish. Serve with corn chips or spread it on bread as a booster for any sandwich. 

Time: 10 minutes

Ingredients: Tomato, avocado, lime juice, coriander, red onion, chilli


With Aztec’s speciality ingredients and a humble pan, burritos are a good choice for those lacking confidence in the kitchen. Extremely easy to prepare and virtually impossible to mess up, burritos are the key to a stress-free Mexican Mother’s Day lunch. 

Time: 15 minutes 

Ingredients: Chipotle paste, tomatoes, lettuce, beans, onion, garlic, corn, cheese, chicken, spices (paprika, onion, oregano, chilli, cumin, cayenne, salt, pepper) 

Easy Margarita Recipe

With only a few ingredients and a blender or shaker, margaritas are one of the easiest cocktails to perfect. Simply combine everything in a cocktail shaker or mason jar, give it a vigorous shake and stir, and serve in a salt-rimmed glass garnished with lime and ice. You can also add a teaspoon or two of agave syrup to sweeten the taste. 

Ingredients: Tequila, freshly squeezed lime juice, salt


Show your mum just how special she is with these Mexican Mother’s Day lunch ideas to spice-up your home celebrations. The Aztec Mexican Products and Liquor online store has everything you need to make it happen!