Skip to main content
Site search

Shrimp avocado taco salad

Makes 4 servings

Ingredients

  • ⅓ cup packed cilantro leaves, roughly chopped
  • ¼ cup lime juice
  • ¼ cup extra virgin olive oil
  • 1 Tbsp. honey
  • ½ tsp. chili powder
  • Pinch of salt and pepper
  • ½ lb. jumbo shrimp, peeled and deveined
  • 10 oz. chopped romaine lettuce
  • ½ cup shredded red cabbage
  • ½ cup grape or cherry tomatoes, halved
  • 1 avocado, chopped
  • Blue corn tortilla chips, crushed

Preparation

Combine cilantro leaves, lime juice, olive oil, honey, chili powder, and salt and pepper in a food processor or blender and blend until smooth. Place 3 Tbsp. of mixture and shrimp in a plastic bag and marinate in the refrigerator for 10 minutes. Reserve remaining dressing to top salad

Once shrimp have marinated, divide batch in two halves. In hot skillet, sear shrimp for 1-2 minutes on each side, or until just barely cooked through. Repeat for both halves of batch.

Divide lettuce and red cabbage between plates and top with avocados, tomatoes, sautéed shrimp, and crushed tortilla chips. Drizzle prepared dressing on top and serve immediately.

Nutrition analysis per serving: 640 calories, 39 g fat, 18 g protein, 59 g carbohydrate, 10 g fiber, 830 mg sodium

Related articles
How to get more Vitamin C
How to get more vitamin C

Vitamin C is an essential nutrient, meaning your body doesn’t produce enough and needs adequate amounts through the food you eat.
Do juice cleanses really work
Do juice cleanses really work?

It's true that you’re likely to lose weight on a juice cleanse, but this is simply because you’re consuming fewer calories.
fruit and parfait
Fruit and yogurt parfaits

Makes 4 servings Ingredients 3 cups vanilla non-fat Greek yogurt 1 cup fresh or defrosted frozen strawberries 1 pint fresh blackberries, raspberries or blueberries 1 cup granola or nuts Preparation
fresh ideas for fruit
Fresh ideas for fruit

Traditionally fruit is eaten plain or doused in sugar and butter and served as a dessert; however, fruit can be used in a wide range of recipes.

1900 South Ave.
La Crosse, WI 54601

(608) 782-7300

Language Support:
Jump back to top