Shrimp Tacos with Pico De Gallo Recipe

Serves/Makes: 4 tacos

Ingredients:

  • 1/2 pound shrimp, peeled and cleaned, tails off
  • 1/4 cup lite mayo
  • 1/4 cup sour cream
  • 2 teaspoons pureed chipotle in adobo
  • Zest and juice of 1/4 lime
  • 1 tablespoon good BBQ rub
  • 1 cup Pico de Gallo (see the recipe below)
  • 4 corn tortillas
  • 2 ounces queso blanco cheese, crumbled
  • Sour cream and cilantro for garnish
  • Salt and freshly grated black pepper to taste
How to cook Shrimp Tacos with Pico De Gallo:
  •     For Chipotle Cream:
  • Combine mayo, sour cream, chipotle, lime zest, and lime juice along with a little salt and pepper.
  •     To Cook Shrimp:
  • Toss shrimp with BBQ rub.
  • In a large pan over medium high heat cook shrimp till firm and opaque - about 4 minutes.
  •     To Make Tacos:
  • Warm tacos.
  • On each taco spread a tablespoon of chipotle cream.
  • Top with 1/4 of the shrimp, a tablespoon of the pico de gallo and a sprinkle of queso blanco cheese.
  • Garnish with a little sour cream and fresh cilantro.
  • Enjoy!

Pico De Gallo Recipe

Pico De Gallo Ingredients:
  • 2 cups grape tomatoes
  • 1 medium red onion, diced
  • 1/4 cup jarred, pickled jalapenos - diced
  • 1/4 cup fresh cilantro, chopped
  • Zest and juice of 1 lime
  • Extra virgin olive oil
  • Salt and freshly grated black pepper to taste
How to cook Pico De Gallo:
  • Coarsely chop the grape tomatoes - either with a knife or a food processor.
  • Add remaining ingredients along with a little salt and pepper and a drizzle of olive oil. Stir to combine.
  • Refrigerate at least an hour or two before serving.
Shrimp Tacos with Pico De Gallo recipe
Shrimp Tacos with Pico De Gallo recipe
Shrimp Tacos with Pico De Gallo recipe
Shrimp Tacos with Pico De Gallo recipe

Note(s):

The Shrimp Tacos with Pico De Gallo recipe very simple to cook and very tasty too! Tender cooked shrimp, chipotle cream, and that delicious, fresh pico all on a couple of warm, soft corn tortillas… Now, that’s good eating.


This recipe for Shrimp Tacos with Pico De Gallo serves/makes: 4 tacos

The Shrimp Tacos with Pico De Gallo recipe and the pictures are adopted from The Our Favorite Fish & Seafood Recipes Cookbook.

Main Ingredient: Shrimp (more Shrimp recipes)
Preparation Method: Sandwich (more Sandwich recipes)
Cuisine: Mexican (more Mexican recipes)

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