Picked up some tajín seasoning from the grocery stores and not sure what to do with it? These mouthwatering tajin recipes will give you inspiration for to use this popular seasoning mix!
Tajin is the Godfather of Mexican spice mixes, reigning supreme over all other mixes! It’s the ultimate punchy seasoning. Kids love it because it’s tangy, salty, and not too spicy with a lime zest.
This popular Mexican spice blend is made up of chili powder, dehydrated lime juice, and sea salt.
While most people only use tajin as a seasoning with meats or stews, this delicious seasoning is quite versatile.
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Like any other seasoning, the ways you can use Tajin are only limited by your imagination! Thanks to its tangy undertones, you can use Tajin on sweet and salty foods.
The tiniest kick of spice elevates almost every dish, and the bright citrus flavor at its fore means it’s just as at home on a dessert as it is a main course.
Looking to broaden your horizons? Discover twenty-one unique Tajin recipes that will expand your idea of how you can use this delicious chili lime seasoning.
Spicy, sweet, and just a little tangy, this is the kind of margarita your friends will love. The Tajín clásico seasoning is just the cherry on top!
Pair this tasty drink with your favorite Mexican cuisine!
Plus, they’re really simple to make. Dust your roasted chickpeas with Tajin seasoning to give them a lovely kick.
This approach works well for any part of the chicken. Make spicy Tajin tenders, wings, or drumsticks to grill to perfection on the BBQ.
The Tajin seasoning is a vital part of the flavor profile. It’s a quick and easy way to add a ton of flavor!
In this case, the Tajin seasoning is a delicious spice rub on the cauliflower, making it smoky and tangy. Just grab your corn tortillas.
This is the ideal meal if you have some picky eaters in your family. This way, they can assemble their perfect taco and dodge the ingredients they don’t like.
This taco recipe makes one of the best Sunday dinner ideas!
This is a great snack to put out at birthday parties or to take on road trips. Trust me. You’ll get addicted to this unique flavor in no time.
Serve your spiced jicama fries with a creamy dipping sauce to contrast the Tajin seasoning perfectly.
Bring a platter to your next potluck to surprise and impress your guests!
The sweet and spicy flavors paired with the jelly texture will make this alcoholic shot a big hit at your next event.
Take some of the pressure off with these super simple Tajin deviled eggs. Every bite sings with the bright, citrusy flavor of this classic seasoning.
Having a letter party? This is one of the best foods that start with D!
The only thing better than grilled corn is grilled corn that’s been seasoned. Enter, Tajin seasoning! This versatile spice is the perfect rub to crank up the flavor of your favorite Mexican side dish.
The smokiness of the grilled corn pairs perfectly with the tangy spice, making every bite taste as mouth-watering as it smells.
This grilled corn would also make a great base for Mexican street corn with cotija cheese! This tajin recipe is one of the best potluck ideas to feed a crowd!
I have yet to meet someone who doesn’t like watermelon, so this fresh fruit salad will surely be a crowd-pleaser! The secret weapon hiding in this salad’s flavor profile is, of course, Tajin seasoning.
The lightest of spicy flavor kicks help to balance out all that sweetness, making this salad truly addictive.
This watermelon salad is also one of those perfectly pink foods!
The fajitas are super simple to prepare on a single sheet pan. Thanks to the pre-made spice mix, you can have the chicken in the oven in a matter of mere moments. That’s convenience for you.
Add a little bit of adventure to your next Mexican night with these unique spicy mango margaritas! Featuring everyone’s favorite chili and lime seasoning, these margaritas are packed with bold flavors.
Try crusting your glasses in the seasoning for a unique look!
Cucumber salsa is meant to be refreshing and cooling to take away from the spice of the main dish. By adding a little bit of Tajin, you can add the barest hint of spice while keeping things cool and light.
This fresh salsa would make a great side dish for fried fish!
The Tajin is meant for crusting the glass, adding a welcome little punch of citrus and spice to every sip.
Since strawberries are so sweet, this cocktail might have tasted overwhelming if not for a sprinkle of Tajin. The chili lime helps to pull back on the sweetness, making every sip addictive.
Finally, we have an adorable summertime treat for all ages. This delicious Mexican fruit cup is proof that Tajin can make pretty much everything better.
Fill a cup with your favorite fruit and dust with a generous sprinkle of Tajin. The chili lime mixture helps to bring out the refreshing flavor of the fruit, making this ideal for hot summer afternoons.
- 1. Mango Jalapeno Margarita
- 2. Chile Lime Flavored Roasted Chickpeas
- 3. Tajin Chicken
- 4. Cucumber Salad
- 5. Mexican Shredded Beef
- 6. Air Fryer Cauliflower Tacos
- 7. Baja Chicken Tacos
- 8. Spicy Mexican Candy
- 9. Air Fryer Jicama Fries with Dipping Sauce
- 10. Tuna Salad Sandwich
- 11. Mexican Candy Shot
- 12. Deviled Eggs
- 13. Raspberry and Citrus Mezcal Cocktail
- 14. Grilled Corn Ribs
- 15. Mexican Watermelon Salad
- 16. Grilled Chicken Fajitas
- 17. Spicy Mango Margaritas with Chili Lime
- 18. Cucumber Salsa
- 19. Texas Ranch Water
- 20. Strawberry Tequila Mojito
- 21. Mexican Fruit Cup
- Scroll up to get a bunch of easy, yummy, and delicious tajin recipes. Don't be afraid to get creative with the ingredients. You might discover a flavor you didn't know you liked.
- Get your shopping list going, and make sure you've got all the ingredients.
- Get cooking and make your next Tajin Seasoning Recipe!
Which one of these recipes was your favorite? Let me know in the comment section or on Pinterest!