Jill Biden apologises for comparing San Antonio's Latino culture to breakfast tacos.

Jill Biden apologised after comparing San Antonio's Latino population to breakfast tacos in a speech.

"The First Lady regrets that her statements didn't show true affection for the Latino population," her spokesman said.

Biden made the remark Monday at the UnidosUS annual convention.

Biden: "This community's diversity is as unique as Bronx bodegas, Miami's blossoms, and San Antonio's breakfast tacos."

Biden's comments lacked cultural awareness and respect to the region's Latinos.

Republicans trying to win Hispanic votes in Texas also criticised the comment.

Many Hispanic Americans despise "Latinx," hence the GOP opposed Biden's appearance.

"While Democrats worry about harsh language and stereotyping Hispanics,