Mexican Fiesta Dinner Party

Hi! I hope that you all enjoyed your weekend! Today is my Aunt Maria's birthday, Feliz Cumpleanos Maria!!! We celebrated this weekend with an intimate Mexican Fiesta Dinner Party. What makes a party a fiesta? Take a look to see what made this dinner party a Mexican fiesta:

Papel Picado, Mexican Paper Banners
Coming soon to Artelexia.com!!

Chile Serrano Turkey Burgers
Recipe below

Pimm's Cup
Recipe below

Coming soon to Artelexia.com!!

Tequila, Mezcal, Sotol

Turkey Burgers

2 lbs. ground turkey
1 pack of Saltine crackers, crumbs
1 cup of cilantro, chopped
3 Serrano
chiles, diced
1-2 eggs 3/4 cup red onion 1 tbsp Salsa Maggi 1 tbsp Worcestershire sauce
Mix all the ingredients in a large bowl. Shape turkey mixture into 6 patties. Heat 1-2 tablespoons of olive oil in large nonstick skillet over medium-high heat. Add burgers- cook until brown, about 3-4 minutes per side. Reduce heat to low and cook until burgers are cooked throughout.
Option: Add pepper jack cheese for extra spiciness!

Pimm's Cup
This British favorite is perfect for any summer occasion. 1 part Pimm's No. 1 (50 proof, gin based alcohol) , 2 parts 7Up, mint leaves, slices of lemons, oranges, strawberries and cucumbers. Here is a similar recipe with instructions via Bon Appetit.
More ideas for a Mexican Fiesta
Flowers: Bright colored flowers such as sunflowers. roses, carnations, cacti
Place Mats: Papel Picado/Mexican Banners (use them individually as place mats, you can also have them laminated), Loteria Boards,
Hors d'oeurves: Tortilla Chips and Guacamole, Fruit Salsa, Fruit Cups (mango, pineapple, jicama dressed in lime, salt and chile powder), Chile Lime Tequila Popcorn

Feel free to email me if you ever need any ideas or recipes for your Mexican Fiesta!!

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