Shrimp Tacos with Garlic Cilantro Sauce

Fresh delicious Shrimp Tacos with Garlic Cilantro Sauce is full of tender shrimp and covered with a creamy garlic flavored cilantro sauce. Perfect for small or large gatherings, this easy to follow recipe comes with visual suggestions and the eatfoodlicious certification. I prefer to use corn tortillas when making street tacos but feel free to use larger flour tortilla shells for a larger and a bit sweeter Shrimp Taco. We enjoyed this recipe and recommend you see for yourself just how delicious this really is.

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Place all the ingredients in a food processor or blender.

Blend until smooth. If it’s thick add more water. Season with salt & pepper if needed

In a bowl: add sliced cabbage. Add half of the garlic cilantro sauce and mix everything together.

Clean, peel, devein the shrimps. Dry with paper towel.

In a bowl: add shrimp, salt, chili, cumin, onion, garlic, cayenne and mix well.

Heat the pan/skillet to medium-high. Add oil and wait for 30-45 seconds. Cooking in batches: add shrimp to the pan. Cook for 45-60 seconds on each side until opaque (be careful to not over cook the shrimp).

Remove & place on a serving tray. Continue with the rest. 

Cook the tortillas. Then, add shrimp

Add cabbage slaw & drizzle garlic cilantro sauce.

Serve with Cotija or Mexican cheese

Serve & enjoy!

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Shrimp Tacos with Garlic Cilantro Sauce

Tasty Shrimp Tacos with Garlic Cilantro Sauce is full of natural juices for a wonderful grouping of delicious flavors.
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Prep Time 10 minutes
Cook Time 10 minutes
Total Time 20 minutes
Course Appetizer, Main Course, Snack
Cuisine Hispanic
Servings 6
Calories

Ingredients
  

Shrimp Tacos

  • 1 lb large or x-large shrimps
  • 1 tsp salt
  • 1 tsp chili powder
  • 1 tsp ground cumin
  • 1 tsp onion powder
  • 1 tsp garlic powder
  • ¼ tsp ground cayenne pepper

Garlic Cilantro Sauce

  • ½ cup chopped cilantros
  • ½ cup sour cream (full fat) or greek yogurt
  • cup oil
  • ¼ cup water
  • ½ tsp salt
  • 3 garlic cloves
  • 1 Jalapeño deseeded
  • ¼ cup lime about 2-3 limes

Additional Ingredients

  • 8 corn or flour tortillas
  • Cotija or Mexican cheese
  • 3 cups thinly sliced green cabbage

Instructions
 

Shrimp

  • Clean, peel, devein the shrimps. Dry with paper towel. In a bowl: add shrimp, salt, chili, cumin, onion, garlic, cayenne and mix well.
  • Heat the pan/skillet to medium-high. Add oil and wait for 30-45 seconds. Cooking in batches: add shrimp to the pan. Cook for 45-60 seconds on each side until opaque (be careful to not over cook the shrimp). Remove & place on a serving tray. Continue with the rest.

Garlic Cilantro Sauce

  • Place all the ingredients in a food processor or blender. Blend until smooth. If it's thick add more water. Season with salt & pepper if needed.

Cabbage Slaw

  • In a bowl: add sliced cabbage. Add half of the garlic cilantro sauce and mix everything together.

Assemble

  • Cook the tortillas. Then, add shrimp, cabbage slaw & drizzle garlic cilantro sauce.

Serve with Cotija or Mexican cheese & Enjoy!

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