20 Minute Caribbean Shrimp Tacos
19 Apr 2019
20 Minute Caribbean Shrimp Tacos!! 🦐🌶🍍🌮
These tacos pack a punch of flavour! 👊🏼❇️ It’s the perfect way to spice up your dinner party with friends or housemates this weekend - the best part is you can track all the ingredients right in your own kitchen!
➕ 650g large shrimp, peeled and deveined
➕ 2 tbsp extra virgin olive oil
➕ 2 tsp chipotle chilli powder
➕ 1 tsp all-spice
➕ 1/2 tsp ground ginger
➕ 1/2 tsp dried thyme
➕ 1/4 tsp cinnamon
➕ kosher salt and pepper
➕ corn or flour tortillas
➕ sliced avocado, lettuce, or cabbage, for serving
For the roasted jalapeno, pineapple salsa verde 🔥...
➕ 4 tomatillos, husked and halved
➕ 1 jalapeño
➕ 2 cloves garlic, skin on
➕ juice of 1 lime
➕ juice from half an orange
➕ 1/4 cup cilantro, roughly chopped
➕ 1/2 cup diced pineapple
➕ 1/4 cup diced mango
1️⃣ Preheat the oven to 220C/425F.
2️⃣ On a baking sheet, toss together the shrimp, olive oil, chili powder, all-spice, ginger, thyme, cinnamon, and a pinch each of salt and pepper. Arrange in a single layer on one side of the pan. To the other half of the pan, add the tomatillos, jalapeño, and garlic. Transfer to the oven and roast 10-12 minutes or until the shrimp is cooked and the tomatillos lightly charred.
3️⃣ Set the shrimp aside. De-seed the jalapeño, if desired. Squeeze the garlic cloves out of their skin. To a blender, add the roasted tomatillos, jalapeño, garlic, lime juice, orange juice, and cilantro. Blend until smooth. Stir in the pineapple, mango, and a pinch of salt.
4️⃣ Stuff the shrimp into the warmed taco shells, and top with the Roasted Jalapeño Pineapple Salsa Verde, avocado, and lettuce. Enjoy!