19 Cool Mexican Treats Perfect For Summer
Paletas, Raspados, and Aguas Frescas are your friends.
They are made with natural fruit, juice, and ice cream. For a recipe of this amazing treat, click here.
2. Aguas Frescas
They are made with fresh fruit and are very easy to make. See here for full recipes.
3. Fresas Con Crema
This is best served frozen, so the strawberries melt with the cream. Learn how to make this dessert here.
This is a raspado with salty candy, powdered chile, and chamoy. For those who like to mix spicy and sweet, click here for the recipe.
6. Fried Ice Cream
8. Handmade Ice Cream
Mmmm . . .
9. Mango Flowers
You can have them in all types of flavors, including kiwi, strawberries, mango, watermelon, and many other delicious fruits.
11. Pico de Gallo Fruit Salad
This treat will give you a good kick in the mouth with the chili and lime. Click here to make this simple salad at home.
Drink the water and then cut up the pieces to munch on with powdered chile and lime. There are many street vendors who serve this treat, but you can also find it at paleterias.
15. Churros with Ice Cream
16. Street-style Corn on the Cob
You can have it served with lime, cheese, and hot sauce on it from the elotero. To make this version of elote at home, use this recipe.
17. Mexican Soda
You haven't lived until you've tried Tamarind or Toronja (grapefruit) soda. Find it at your local grocery store or Mexican restaurant.
18. Coctel de Camaron
This is a refreshing dish you can find at Mexican seafood restaurants. It is avocado heaven. Make it at home with this recipe.