Total Time
1hr 20mins
Prep 20 mins
Cook 1 hr

If you haven't had ceviche, you are in for a real treat. You can make this with shrimp, fish, or scallops. Be aware that the seafood is not cooked in the traditional way, but is "cooked" in the lime juice mixture. There is a chemical process that occurs when the acid of the citrus comes in contact with the fish is similar what happens when the fish is cooked, and the flesh becomes opaque and firm. This ceviche is fresh and delicious!! Enjoy!

Ingredients Nutrition


  1. In a nonreactive bowl, combine juice, jalapeño, ginger, and oil.
  2. Add shrimp/fish, and toss.
  3. Cover with plastic.
  4. Chill until flesh is opaque, 1 hour or overnight, stirring occasionally.
  5. Add remaining ingredients.
  6. Season with salt and pepper.
  7. Toss, and serve.
Most Helpful

Super Yummy! I used halibut and generous portions of the other ingredients.

Loves2Cook! August 10, 2014

Great flavor! I added some minced garlic which enhanced it even more. Served in warmed corn tortillas with salsa.

dinahmite March 11, 2010

This was delicious! I chose halibut and sliced it really thin (sushi-style) instead of cubing it. This is a tangy, refreshing recipe.

pomegranatedream May 12, 2009