Mexican Food That Starts With C

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Cabrito-goatling Cabrito

Young goat

 

Calamar-grilled-squidCalamar

Squid

 

 

Caldo-soupCaldo
Soup, broth

 

Campechano-Seafood cocktailCampechano
Seafood cocktail

 

Capirotada- puddingCapirotada
A dessert pudding served in the Easter season

 


Carne asada-broiled beef
Carne asada
Broiled beef

 

Carne Guisada-beef stewCarne Guisada
A beef stew served over rice or tortillas

 


Carne Molida-Ground Beef
Carne dMolia

Ground Beef

 

Caviche-Raw seafood Ceviche 
Raw seafood cooked by marinating in citrus juice

 

ChimichangaChimichanga

Deep fried burrito

 

Chalupas-thick, filled, boat shaped tortillasChalupas
Thick, filled, boat shaped tortillas

 

champurrado-Chocolate atoleChampurrado
Chocolate atole

 

Chicharrónes-Fried pork rindsChicharrónes
Fried pork rinds

 

Chilatole-Chile and tomato atoleChilatole
Chile and tomato atole

 

Churros-deep fried pastryChurros
Strips of deep fried pastry sprinkled with sugar

 

Chorizo-Spicy pork sausageChorizo
Spicy pork sausage

 


cotija-hard cheeseCotija
A hard cheese also known as queso añejo