Traditional Mexican food includes favorites like cactus, corn, beans, and sweet potatoes. You might find any of these ingredients heavily spiced with cumin, garlic, and onion served with a tortilla. Popular Mexican dishes in the states are tacos, burritos, enchiladas, and quesadillas. Find a new twist on old favorites like trying fried avocado tacos or huevos rancheros with tomatillo sauce. The recipes are endless!