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Edible Flag for Cinco de Mayo Recipe

Edible Flag for Cinco de Mayo Recipe

Celebrate Cinco de Mayo and get your kids to eat their veggies with healthy crudités in the colors of the Mexican bandera nacional, or national flag.


  • Pea pods
  • Jicama, cut into strips
  • Red pepper
  • Green pepper
  • Orange pepper


  1. Arrange pea pods, jicama sticks, and red pepper strips on a platter as shown, then center a green pepper ring and the bottom of an orange pepper on top.
  2. Set out your snack with dips in the same festive colors: green guacamole, white ranch dressing, and red salsa.