Grilled Fish Taco Recipe

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This grilled fish taco recipe is a tasty, healthy meal and a wonderful alternative to beef tacos. The fresh pico de gallo really complements the grilled fish, and this dish really does taste as good as it looks. The grilled, marinated talapia has an amazing, subtle flavor that will turn almost anyone into a fish taco fan. Adding a couple slices of fresh avocado to each taco will really make the presentation of this dish stand out, plus the avocado goes great with the grilled fish.

Grilled Fish Taco Recipe

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Grilled Fish Tacos
Recipe Type: Main
Author: Chef Christopher
Prep time: 45 mins
Cook time: 5 mins
Total time: 50 mins
Serves: 4
A grilled fish taco recipe that’s tasty AND healthy. Fresh pico de gallo complements the grilled fish. Great for taco nights since this recipe looks as good as it tastes.
Ingredients
  • 1 lb talapia, cut into equal strips
  • 1/4 cup olive oil
  • 1 lime
  • 3 teaspoons chili powder
  • 1 teaspoon ground cumin
  • 1 teaspoon ground coriander
  • 1 teaspoon garlic, minced
  • Salt
  • 2 tomatoes, diced
  • 1/4 red onion, minced
  • 1 tablespoon chopped fresh cilantro
  • jalapeno pepper, seeded and minced
  • 1 clove garlic, minced
  • 1 teaspoon garlic powder
  • 1 teaspoon ground cumin
  • 1 head of lettuce, chopped
  • sour cream (topping)
  • Tortillas
Instructions
  1. Pico de Gallo – In a small mixing bowl add diced tomatoes, minced onion, cilantro, japaleno, garlic, garlic powder, cumin and lime juice (1/3 lime)
  2. Mix well and refrigerate for 3 hours
  3. Marinade – In a small mixing bowl add olive oil, lime juice (1/3 lime), chili powder, cumin, coriander, salt and minced garlic
  4. Mix well
  5. Add the Tilapia strips and refrigerate for 3 hours
  6. Preheat the grill to medium-high heat
  7. Carefully grill the fish for two minutes on each side
  8. Squeeze the remaining lime over the grilled fish
  9. Serve in warm tortillas with desired amounts of lettuce, sour cream, and pico de gallo.
  10. Enjoy!
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Categories : Fish Taco Recipes, Healthy Taco Recipes, Taco Recipes

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