How To Make Shrimp Tacos Healthy

How To Make Shrimp Tacos Healthy

By | February 20, 2023


1 lb. raw shrimp, peeled & deveined

1/2 teaspoon cumin

1/2 teaspoon chili powder

1/4 teaspoon garlic powder

1/4 teaspoon sea salt

1 red pepper, julienned

1 yellow pepper, julienned

1 tablespoon olive oil

10–12 butter lettuce leaves

1/4 cup chopped fresh cilantro

1/2 avocado, diced

1/2 lime, juiced


-Preheat grill to medium high heat, about 375–400 degrees F.

-To a small bowl add diced avocado, fresh cilantro, and lime juice. Gently stir ingredients together until everything is mixed. Set aside.

-To small bowl add cumin, chili powder, garlic powder and salt. Mix together.

-Season the prepared shrimp with the spice blend. Set aside.

-Spray grill pan with cooking spray.

-Add julienned peppers to the pan. Grill for 4/5 minutes until peppers are slightly charred. Remove from grill and place in a large bowl.

-Next, add seasoned shrimp to the grill pan. Grill for 2/3 minutes per side, until they are pink and slightly charred. Remove from grill and place in the large bowl with the peppers.

-Drizzle olive oil over the grilled shrimp and peppers. Gently toss to coat.

-For each taco, place 2/3 butter lettuce leaves on a plate. Top with a few spoonfuls of the grilled shrimp mixture, and then top with fresh cilantro lime avocado mixture. Serve immediately.

Enjoy these healthy shrimp tacos! They’re perfect for a light summer meal. Be sure to check out Totrestaurant.

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