Spicy Shrimp Tacos | Delicious Taco Tuesday

Spicy Shrimp Tacos | Delicious Taco Tuesday

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  • 1 lb large shrimp, peeled and deveined
  • 2 tbsp olive oil
  • 1 tsp chili powder
  • 1/2 tsp cayenne pepper
  • 1/2 tsp paprika
  • 1/4 tsp garlic powder
  • Salt and black pepper to taste
  • 8 small flour tortillas
  • 1 cup shredded lettuce
  • 1 cup diced tomatoes
  • 1/2 cup diced red onion
  • 1/2 cup sliced jalapeños
  • 1/2 cup sour cream
  • 1/4 cup fresh cilantro leaves
  • Lime wedges for serving


  1. In a bowl, mix together the olive oil, chili powder, cayenne pepper, paprika, garlic powder, salt, and black pepper.
  2. Add the shrimp to the bowl and toss to coat them evenly with the spice mixture.
  3. Heat a skillet over medium-high heat and cook the shrimp for 2-3 minutes per side or until they are pink and cooked through.
  4. Warm the tortillas in the skillet for about 30 seconds on each side.
  5. Assemble the tacos by placing a few shrimp on each tortilla.
  6. Top with shredded lettuce, diced tomatoes, red onion, jalapeños, sour cream, and cilantro.
  7. Serve with lime wedges for added zest.

Prep Time: 15 minutes

Yield: 4 servings

These Spicy Shrimp Tacos are a perfect choice for Taco Tuesday! They’re packed with flavor and a bit of heat, making them a crowd-pleaser.

Nutritional Information: Calories 320, Fat 12g, Protein 22g, Carbohydrates 32g, Fiber 3g

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