Plan the ultimate party with these easy recipes
Photo by Andrea M. Gómez
Stick to large quantities of just a few snack items. Trust us: No one’s going to miss a thing once you bring out a platter of taquitos and sides.
Recipe: Bean and Chicken Taquitos
James Carrier (Food Styling: Karen Shinto; Prop Styling: Emma Star Jensen)
One bite and you won't want to go back to fast-food, especially after you realize how simple these classic crispy tacos are to make. Our version is perked up with a refreshing tomato-cucumber salsa.
Recipe: Crisp Chicken Tacos (Tacos de Pollo)
Sweet onions and shrimp meet the gentle heat of garlic and chiles in this easy recipe. Be careful, it's addictive.
Recipe: Garlicky Shrimp-Cilantro Tacos
Photography by Leo Gong; styling by Karen Shinto
We love this cake from Doña Tomás restaurant in Oakland, California; it's rich with a sauce like dulce de leche.