From The Galley: Chipotle Shrimp Taco with Avocado Lime Coleslaw

Chipotle Shrimp Tacos

INGREDIENTS:

1 lb of medium shrimp, peeled and deveined

8 corn tortillas

1 tsp kosher salt for the shrimp

1 tsp cracked black pepper for the shrimp

1 TBSP olive oil

1/4 cup brown sugar

1 TBSP Dijon mustard

1 chipotle pepper in adobe sauce, minced

1 tsp of the adobe sauce

2 garlic cloves, minced

4 sprigs of cilantro, chopped

2 TBSP of olive oil

2 TBSP cider vinegar

For the Coleslaw: Mix all together and refrigerate

1 bag of coleslaw mix

1/3 cup Greek yogurt

1/2 tsp garlic powder

1 tsp kosher salt

1/2 tsp black pepper

juice of 2 limes

1 medium avocado, mashed

1/2 tsp paprika

Chipotle Shrimp Tacos

Now this isn’t any normal chipotle flavor. I am talking about a wonderful mix of adobe sauce with the pepper, brown sugar for sweetness, a hint of lime, oil, cilantro and pepper.

DIRECTIONS:

Season the shrimp in a ziploc bag with 1 tsp salt, pepper and olive oil. Refrigerate for at least 4 hours.

Mix together the brown sugar, chipotle pepper, adobe sauce and next 4 ingredients in a small bowl. Set aside.

Heat a grill pan to medium-high and cook shrimp for 3-4 minutes until slightly curled. Now add in the sauce and toss, making sure to coat all the shrimp. Cook for another minute or so until pink and then serve.

Meanwhile, heat 1-2 TBSP of vegetable oil in a shallow skillet and grill the tortillas, until slightly charred and pliable, about 20 seconds per side. Serve with the shrimp and avocado lime coleslaw.

A coastal recipe kicked up a notch with flavor. A great recipe to add some spice tp your coastal dining experience. 

RECIPE CREDIT:

Chipotle Shrimp Taco with Avocado Lime Coleslaw

Comments

suzanne chabot
10 months ago
WoW! Sooooooooooo beautiful!
Carol Kitchin
10 months ago
So sorry to hear of his passing ... he certainly looked like someone who was full of life. Prayers offered for those that were touched by his passing.
Angie Arnsbarger
10 months ago
This looks good will be making this could use shrimp or salmon
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