Recipes for a Mexican feast

Neil Perry's duck carnitas tacos.

As the popularity of Mexican cuisine rages, here are some recipes to turn up the heat.

Recipes

Mexican-style king prawn cocktails.

Mexican-style king prawn cocktails

  • < 30 mins
  • Easy

Neil Perry

Rating: 3 out of 5 stars
Reader ratings (5)
Neil Perry's duck carnitos taco.

Duck carnitas tacos

  • 2 hrs +
  • Medium

Neil Perry

Rating: 4 out of 5 stars
Reader rating (1)
Jill Dupleix's guacamole.

DIY guacamole

  • < 30 mins
  • Easy

Jill Dupleix

Rating: 1 out of 5 stars
Reader rating (1)
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Chilli con queso

  • < 30 mins
  • Easy

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Guacamole

  • < 30 mins
  • Easy

Rating: 4 out of 5 stars
Reader rating (1)
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Mexican pie

  • 1-2 hrs
  • Easy

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Chicken fajitas

  • 2 hrs +
  • Easy

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Nachos stack

  • < 30 mins
  • Easy

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Enchiladas

  • < 30 mins
  • Easy

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Chillies rellenos

  • 30 mins - 1 hr
  • Medium

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Mexican chicken bake

  • 30 mins - 1 hr
  • Medium

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Mexican red rice

  • 30 mins - 1 hr
  • Easy

Rating: 3 out of 5 stars
Reader rating (1)
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Mexican chicken bake

  • 1-2 hrs
  • Medium

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Chilli con carne

  • 1-2 hrs
  • Medium

Rating: 0.5 out of 5 stars
Reader rating (1)
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Mexican meatballs

  • 30 mins - 1 hr
  • Medium

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Spicy tortilla triangles

  • < 30 mins
  • Easy

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Mexican-style vegetables

  • 2 hrs +
  • Medium

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Nachos with guacamole

  • < 30 mins
  • Easy

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Bean and capsicum stew

  • 1-2 hrs
  • Medium

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Chilli bean tortilla wraps

  • 30 mins - 1 hr
  • Easy

Rating: 4.5 out of 5 stars
Reader ratings (4)
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Chilli, corn and red capsicum soup

  • 30 mins - 1 hr
  • Easy

Rating: 5 out of 5 stars
Reader rating (1)
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Mexican cream of corn soup

  • 30 mins - 1 hr
  • Easy

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Mexican beef stew

  • 1-2 hrs
  • Medium

Rating: 5 out of 5 stars
Reader rating (1)
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Mexican baked fish

  • 30 mins - 1 hr
  • Easy

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Chicken quesadillas

  • 1-2 hrs
  • Easy

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Chicken mole

  • 1-2 hrs
  • Medium

Rating: 4.5 out of 5 stars
Reader rating (1)
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Tomato salsa

  • < 30 mins
  • Easy

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Mexican soup with salsa

  • 30 mins - 1 hr
  • Difficult

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Chilli bean tortilla wraps

  • 30 mins - 1 hr
  • Easy

Rating: 4 out of 5 stars
Reader rating (1)
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Beef fajitas

  • 2 hrs +
  • Medium

Rating: 4.5 out of 5 stars
Reader rating (1)
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Spicy prawn mexicana

  • < 30 mins
  • Easy

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Corn tortillas

  • < 30 mins
  • Easy

Avocado and prawn taco.

Avocado, prawn and chilli tacos

  • < 30 mins
  • Easy

Justin North

Rating: 4 out of 5 stars
Reader rating (1)
Paul Wilson's tomatillo verde.

Paul Wilson's tomatillo verde

  • 30 mins - 1 hr
  • Medium

Paul Wilson

Rating: 5 out of 5 stars
Reader rating (1)
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Guacamole

  • < 30 mins
  • Easy

Neil Perry

Rating: 1.5 out of 5 stars
Reader ratings (2)
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Mexican salsa

  • < 30 mins
  • Easy

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Soft tacos with smoky shredded pork

  • 2 hrs +
  • Medium

Neil Perry

Rating: 4 out of 5 stars
Reader ratings (6)
Frank Camorra's chipotle.

Chipotle en adobo

  • < 30 mins
  • Medium

Frank Camorra

White beans with spicy chipotle tomatoes on toast.

White beans and spicy chipotle tomatoes on toast

  • < 30 mins
  • Easy

Caroline Velik

Rating: 3 out of 5 stars
Reader ratings (2)
Neil Perry's Mexican-style braised beef short ribs.

Mexican-style braised beef short ribs

  • 1-2 hrs
  • Medium

Neil Perry

Rating: 4 out of 5 stars
Reader ratings (23)
Food. Neil Perry's chilli black beans with jalapeno salsa.
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Chilli black beans with jalapeño salsa

  • < 30 mins
  • Medium

Neil Perry

Rating: 4 out of 5 stars
Reader ratings (20)
Good Food. Hot Food Column. Jill Dupleix. Jan 22, 2013. Corn with Chipotle Mayo. Photo: Edwina Pickles. 19th Dec 2012.

Grilled corn with chipotle mayo

  • < 30 mins
  • Easy

Jill Dupleix

Rating: 3 out of 5 stars
Reader ratings (10)
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Layered mexican dip

  • < 30 mins
  • Easy

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Mexican chicken bake

  • 1-2 hrs
  • Easy

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Mexican meatball soup

  • 30 mins - 1 hr
  • Easy

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Mexican rice

  • < 30 mins
  • Easy

Mexicana salad

  • 30 mins - 1 hr
  • Easy

Mexican chicken

  • 2 hrs +
  • Medium

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Chicken caesar salad

  • < 30 mins
  • Easy

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Grilled nachos

  • < 30 mins
  • Easy

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Bean nachos

  • < 30 mins
  • Easy