Zesty Grilled Shrimp Tacos: Taste of the Coast

Zesty Grilled Shrimp Tacos: Taste of the Coast

Zesty Grilled Shrimp Tacos: Taste of the Coast

If you’re craving the flavors of the coast, look no further than these Zesty Grilled Shrimp Tacos. Bursting with the taste of the ocean and a touch of spice, these tacos will transport your taste buds to a seaside paradise. Whether you’re hosting a summer barbecue or simply want to enjoy a taste of summer any time of the year, these tacos are a delicious choice.


  • 1 pound large shrimp, peeled and deveined
  • 2 tablespoons olive oil
  • 1 teaspoon paprika
  • 1/2 teaspoon chili powder
  • 1/2 teaspoon garlic powder
  • Salt and pepper to taste
  • 8 small flour tortillas
  • 1 cup coleslaw mix
  • 1/2 cup diced tomatoes
  • 1/4 cup diced red onion
  • 1/4 cup chopped fresh cilantro
  • 1/4 cup sour cream
  • 2 tablespoons mayonnaise
  • 1 tablespoon lime juice
  • 1 teaspoon hot sauce (optional)


  1. In a bowl, combine olive oil, paprika, chili powder, garlic powder, salt, and pepper. Toss the shrimp in this mixture until evenly coated.
  2. Preheat your grill to medium-high heat and oil the grates.
  3. Thread the shrimp onto skewers and grill for 2-3 minutes per side, or until they turn pink and opaque.
  4. While the shrimp are cooking, warm the tortillas on the grill for about 30 seconds per side.
  5. In a small bowl, mix together sour cream, mayonnaise, lime juice, and hot sauce to create a zesty sauce.
  6. Assemble your tacos by placing coleslaw mix, grilled shrimp, diced tomatoes, red onion, and cilantro on each tortilla. Drizzle with the zesty sauce.
  7. Serve your Zesty Grilled Shrimp Tacos immediately and enjoy the taste of the coast!

Prep Time: 15 minutes

Yield: 4 servings

These Zesty Grilled Shrimp Tacos are a mouthwatering coastal delight. With perfectly grilled shrimp and a zesty sauce, they’re perfect for any summer gathering.

Nutrition: Calories 320, Carbohydrates 28g, Protein 20g, Fat 14g

Whether you’re serving these tacos at a beachside picnic or a family dinner, they’re sure to be a hit. The combination of tender grilled shrimp, crunchy coleslaw, and zesty sauce creates a flavor explosion that captures the essence of coastal cuisine. So, fire up your grill and bring the taste of the coast to your table with these Zesty Grilled Shrimp Tacos!

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