Spicy Sriracha Shrimp Tacos: Fiery Taco Tuesday

Spicy Sriracha Shrimp Tacos: Fiery Taco Tuesday

If you’re looking to add a fiery kick to your Taco Tuesday, our Spicy Sriracha Shrimp Tacos are the perfect choice. These mouthwatering tacos combine succulent shrimp with a spicy sriracha sauce, creating a flavor explosion that will have your taste buds dancing.


  • 1 pound large shrimp, peeled and deveined
  • 2 tablespoons sriracha sauce
  • 1 teaspoon smoked paprika
  • 1/2 teaspoon garlic powder
  • 1/4 teaspoon salt
  • 1/4 teaspoon black pepper
  • 8 small taco shells
  • 1 cup shredded lettuce
  • 1 cup diced tomatoes
  • 1/2 cup diced red onion
  • 1/4 cup chopped fresh cilantro
  • 1/4 cup sour cream
  • 1 lime, cut into wedges


  1. In a bowl, combine the sriracha sauce, smoked paprika, garlic powder, salt, and black pepper. Add the shrimp and toss to coat evenly. Let them marinate for 15 minutes.
  2. While the shrimp are marinating, prepare your taco toppings: lettuce, tomatoes, red onion, cilantro, sour cream, and lime wedges.
  3. Heat a skillet over medium-high heat. Add the marinated shrimp and cook for 2-3 minutes per side, or until they turn pink and opaque.
  4. Warm the taco shells in the oven according to the package instructions.
  5. Assemble your Spicy Sriracha Shrimp Tacos by placing lettuce, tomatoes, and red onion in each taco shell. Top with the cooked shrimp and garnish with cilantro. Drizzle with extra sriracha sauce if you like it extra spicy.
  6. Serve the tacos with a dollop of sour cream and lime wedges on the side.

Prep Time: 15 minutes

Yield: 4 servings

These Spicy Sriracha Shrimp Tacos are a fiery twist on a classic favorite. The tender shrimp and the bold sriracha sauce make for a taco experience like no other. Whether it’s Taco Tuesday or any day of the week, these tacos are sure to spice up your mealtime.

Nutrition Information (per serving): Calories: 320, Fat: 10g, Carbohydrates: 36g, Protein: 24g

Fiery Taco Tuesday will never be the same once you’ve tried these Spicy Sriracha Shrimp Tacos. The combination of succulent shrimp and the kick of sriracha will leave your taste buds craving more. Whether you’re hosting a taco night with friends or simply treating yourself, these tacos are a must-try. So, fire up your taste buds and enjoy the heat with our Spicy Sriracha Shrimp Tacos!

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