Tasty Shrimp Tacos

Tasty Shrimp Tacos

Tantalize your taste buds with these mouthwatering Tasty Shrimp Tacos. This recipe is a crowd-pleaser and perfect for any occasion. Whether you’re hosting a casual dinner or craving a quick and delicious meal, these tacos are sure to satisfy your cravings.


  • 1 lb fresh shrimp, peeled and deveined
  • 1 tbsp olive oil
  • 1 tsp chili powder
  • 1/2 tsp cumin
  • 1/2 tsp paprika
  • Salt and pepper to taste
  • 8 small corn tortillas
  • 1 cup shredded lettuce
  • 1 cup diced tomatoes
  • 1/2 cup diced red onion
  • 1/2 cup chopped fresh cilantro
  • 1/2 cup sour cream
  • 1/4 cup hot sauce (optional)
  • 1 lime, cut into wedges


  1. In a large bowl, combine the shrimp, olive oil, chili powder, cumin, paprika, salt, and pepper. Toss to coat the shrimp evenly.
  2. Heat a skillet over medium-high heat and add the seasoned shrimp. Cook for 2-3 minutes per side or until they turn pink and opaque.
  3. Warm the corn tortillas in a dry skillet or microwave them for 20 seconds.
  4. To assemble the tacos, place a spoonful of cooked shrimp on each tortilla.
  5. Top with shredded lettuce, diced tomatoes, red onion, and fresh cilantro.
  6. Drizzle with sour cream and hot sauce if desired.
  7. Serve with lime wedges on the side.

Prep Time: 15 minutes

Yield: 4 servings

These Tasty Shrimp Tacos are bursting with flavor and make for a delightful meal that everyone will love. The combination of perfectly seasoned shrimp, fresh veggies, and creamy toppings creates a taste sensation that’s hard to beat. Whether it’s Taco Tuesday or just a weeknight dinner, these tacos are a must-try. Enjoy!

Nutrition Information (per serving): Calories: 315, Fat: 9g, Carbohydrates: 32g, Protein: 27g

Concluding this culinary journey, Tasty Shrimp Tacos are the ultimate treat for your taste buds. The succulent shrimp, combined with the vibrant and fresh toppings, will transport your palate to a Mexican paradise. These tacos are not only delicious but also easy to prepare, making them a perfect choice for busy weeknights or gatherings with friends and family. So, go ahead, whip up a batch of these Tasty Shrimp Tacos, and savor every delightful bite!

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