Flavorful Grilled Shrimp Taco With Creamy Cilantro Dressing

If you’re looking for a delicious taco recipe to make, don’t miss out and try this recipe now! This grilled shrimp taco is so flavorful and rich in texture that just melts in your mouth! Now with a creamy cilantro dressing that makes this pair taste like out of this world!

This healthy taco is perfect for weeknight meal with friends or family. For a quick trivia, did you know that the antioxidants in shrimp are good for your health? These substances can protect your cells against damage. Studies suggest that the antioxidant astaxanthin helps prevent wrinkles and lessens sun damage. – WebMD

Without further ado, let’s go ahead and make this delicious recipe!

Steps:

Prepare all the ingredients

Marinate shrimps with paprika, oregano, garlic powder and cumin

Using a bamboo skewer, poke the shrimp into the skewer one by one. Marinate for at least 15 minutes.

Slice the cabbage thinly

Mince the spring onion

Roughly chop the cilantro

Zest the lemon

In a bowl, combine cilantro, lemon zest, spring onion and lemon juice into the sour cream

Grease the griller. Place shrimp skewers on the griller

In a bigger bowl add in the cabbage into the sour cream mixture

Time to build the taco!

Serve. Enjoy your delicious grilled shrimp taco with creamy cilantro dressing recipe!

Grilled Shrimp Taco With Creamy Cilantro Dressing Recipe

Step-by-Step Guide
Course Main Course
Cuisine Mexican
Keyword grilledshrimptacos, shrimptacos, taco, tacorecipes
Prep Time 25 minutes
Cook Time 10 minutes
Total Time 35 minutes
Calories 357kcal

Ingredients

  • 200 g Shrimps, deveined & tails removed
  • 1 tbsp. Paprika
  • 1 tbsp. Garlic powder
  • ½ tbsp. Dried oregano
  • 1 tbsp. Cumin            
  • ½ tsp. Salt
  • Bamboo skewers
  • 4 tbsp. Olive oil
  • Soft taco/tortilla 
  • ½ cup Sour cream
  • 1 cup Cabbage
  • 1 tbsp. Spring onion, minced
  • 2 tbsp. Cilantro, roughly chopped
  • 1 pc Lemon

Instructions

  • Prepare all the ingredients
  • Marinate shrimps with paprika, oregano, garlic powder and cumin
  • Using a bamboo skewer, poke the shrimp into the skewer one by one. Marinate for at least 15 minutes.
  • Slice the cabbage thinly, mince the spring onion, roughly chop the cilantro, and zest the lemon
  • In a bowl, combine cilantro, lemon zest, spring onion and lemon juice into the sour cream
  • Grease the griller. Place shrimp skewers on the griller
  • In a bigger bowl add in the cabbage into the sour cream mixture
  • Build the taco and serve. Enjoy your delicious meal!
How many calories are in a grilled shrimp taco?

You can get at least 357 kcal per serving in grilled shrimp taco.

How long should you marinate shrimp?

I recommend marinating it for 15-20 minutes. Marinating it for 2 hours or more will cause the shrimp to be rubbery or a bit mushy due to the lime juice.

Can I make grilled shrimp taco at home?

Of course you can! Follow the steps above and you can make one in no time.

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