Tasty Mexican Desserts You Can Make at Home

Mexican desserts: Churros
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If you like tacos, enchiladas, and salsa, then you clearly have a strong love for Mexican cuisine. However, there’s so much more to it than meets the eye, especially when it comes to its enchanting desserts. Mexican desserts are just as tasty and enjoyable as its entrees, and here are some of their most popular treats that you can easily make at home.

Horchata Cupcakes

Horchata is a beverage made out of rice, milk, and vanilla, and it’s very popular in Mexico. You can make horchata at home and use it for preparing all sorts of desserts, like these delicious horchata cupcakes.

TresLeches Cake

This is by far the most famous Mexican dessert that you’ve probably heard of. The good news is that you can make this light and fluffy cake at home because it’s super easy to prepare and everyone will love it.


Churros, or “Mexican doughnuts”, are another delicious treat that’s very popular in Mexico. Try making this tasty buttery dessert at home and enjoy it with chocolate, vanilla cream, ice cream, or any other topping you like.


This traditional dessert is the Mexican version of bread pudding that’s made with toasted bread, chopped nuts, cheese, and delicious fruit.


This is the Mexican version of popsicles that’s easy to make at home. They make perfect treats for hot summer days!