Shrimp Tacos With Cilantro Lime Yogurt and Corn Salsa

Total Time
Prep 20 mins
Cook 10 mins

I found this recipe in an American Profile magazine and made a couple changes to my own taste!

Ingredients Nutrition


  1. Combine all the ingredients for the yogurt in a bowl, cover and chill.
  2. Combine all marinade ingredients in a zip lock bag, add shrimp and let set for 15-20 minutes at room temperature.
  3. Combine all ingredients for salsa in a bowl and set aside.
  4. Remove shrimp from marinade; discard marinade.
  5. Cook shrimp in a large skillet over med heat 2 minutes per side.
  6. Remove from heat and cool.
  7. When shrimp are room temp slice in halve lengthwise and set aside.
  8. Divide shrimp evely among taco shells.
  9. Top each with a handful of lettuce, 2 tbls corn salsa and 1 tbls. cilantro yogurt.
  10. Serve right away.
Most Helpful

These tacos are amazing! I was looking for a recipe similar to Chuy's shrimp tacos, but I actually like this even better. I leave the olive oil out of the yogurt. Also, I keep the tomatoes and avacados separate from the salsa-- they make it mushy if you have leftovers.

the3carrells January 23, 2009

These were great, really enjoyed the marninade and the lime yogurt was a nice flavor. Great recipe.

morgainegeiser August 30, 2008

This was awesome!! I followed the recipe exactly, and it turned out perfectly. I would say there is a little more prep involved, because there was a lot of stuff to cut up, but well worth it. Thanks for sharing such a great recipe!

mplsgirl April 23, 2007