Shrimp Tacos

READY IN: 30mins
Recipe by lisar

Tasty tacos, I have also subsituted cooked chicken.

Top Review by Little Suzy Homemak

Wow! I am not a fish lover, but I love shrimp. I have always wanted to try fish tacos, but couldn't get past the fish. These SHRIMP Tacos were absolutely wonderful. Light and very tasty. We used 6" flour tortillas as that is our preference. We will definitely have these again! EASY TOO!

Ingredients Nutrition


  1. Place the peppercorns on a double layer of cheesecloth.
  2. Gather edges of cheesecloth together, and tie securely.
  3. Combine cheesecloth bag, water, salt, red pepper, and lime quarters in a Dutch oven.
  4. Bring to a boil, cook 2 minutes.
  5. Add Shrimp, cook 2 minutes or until done.
  6. Drain.
  7. Discard cheesecloth bag and lime quarters.
  8. Combine shrimp, cilantro, lime juice, and jalapeno pepper, tossing well to coat.
  9. Heat tortillas according to package directions (I spray my corn tortillas with Pam on each side and cook them on a griddle).
  10. Spoon 1/3 cup shrimp mixture into each tortilla; top each taco with 1 T.
  11. tomato, 2 t.
  12. sour cream and 2 t.
  13. onions.
  14. *Shredded rotisserie chicken or flaked, cooked fish also works well in these tacos.

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