If you are thinking about having your destination wedding in Los Cabos, Mexico, why not start your engagement off in a festive way by having a Mexican-themed fiesta for your engagement party! A Mexican fiesta is an amazing theme for a couples' wedding shower, too, so keep reading to find out how Rich & Kitch throw a Mexican-themed fiesta!
Throwing a fiesta starts with tequila. Here is a list of our favorites to stock your bar for your engagement party and/or couples' wedding shower!
Clase Azul Plata (& save your empty bottles to use as a pitcher for your pre-made margarita!)
THE GO-TO COCKTAIL INGREDIENTS
When you are having a Mexican-themed party, everyone loves a margarita! Here is a list of our go-to cocktail ingredients for mixing up amazing margaritas & mezcalitas!
fresh muddled pineapple
lemons & limes
mint (for mezcal) & jalapeños if your family & friends love spicy cocktails
NECESSITIES FOR COCKTAIL MAKING
Great barware is key to making the best cocktails. We highly recommend adding these items to your wedding registry if you don't have them yet!
You can’t celebrate your upcoming destination wedding without tacos, right?! Rich & Kitch love making easy & healthy food, so here are the tacos we make when we’re hosting a party:
ground turkey tacos
ground beef tacos
chicken tacos made in the crockpot with salsa
all seasoned with FlavorGod taco seasoning
Tacos & toppings go hand in hand. Here is what else we make/buy for a fun fiesta!
Guacamole - 6 avocados, 3 limes, salt to taste
Pico de gallo - 6 tomatoes, ½ onion, tablespoon dried cilantro, 1 lime, salt & pepper to taste
Pre-made salsa (buy your fave from the store)
Shredded cheese/cotija cheese
Hard & soft shell tacos
& additional cocktail options like beer, hard seltzers, wine, champagne, vodka, water, & ice!!!
A Mexican Themed Fiesta is perfect for your engagement party or couples' wedding shower, but here are some other reasons to host a festive party:
Cinco de Mayo
Just because everyone loves a Mexican Fiesta!!!
Are you ready to host your next Mexican-themed party with the help of these Rich & Kitch tips?! Tag us on Instagram @kitchensinkit when you use our Rich & Kitch fiesta ideas for your engagement party or couples' wedding shower before your Los Cabos destination wedding! Cheers!