seafood taco

Seafood Taco Recipe

The trick with this dish all comes down to preparation. This seafood taco is a delicious way to enjoy lots of seafood with classic Mexican flavours and dips including salsa and guacamole. It’s also a great alternative to classic fajitas.

Serves 6
1 hour
Difficulty: Tricky

Ingredients

Seafood Mix
150g mussel meat
150g raw squid, sliced
150g king prawns, roughly chopped
1 tbsp groundnut oil
1/4 tsp chilli powder
1/2 tsp paprika
1 tsp garlic powder
1/2 teaspoon ground cumin
1/4 tsp dry oregano
Salsa
2 beef tomatoes, roughly chopped
1 small red onion
1 jalapeño chilli, de seeded
Juice of 1/2 lime
1 tbsp olive oil
1 tsp tomato paste
1/4 tsp ground cumin
1 garlic clove
Coriander
Guacamole
1 ripe avocado
1 garlic clove
Juice of 1/2 lime
Olive oil

12 small tortilla wraps
Sour Cream to serve
Salt & pepper

Method

  • In a blender, add the salsa ingredients (tomatoes, onion, chilli, lime juice, olive oil, tomato paste, ground cumin, garlic, and coriander). Blitz until you have a smooth paste and season with salt and pepper. Keep in the fridge until required
  • For the guacamole, add all the ingredients (avocado, garlic clove, lime juice, and olive oil) to a blender to create a smooth and creamy paste. Season with salt and pepper. Keep in the fridge until required.
  • In a large bowl, mix together the seafood mix ingredients (mussels, squid, prawns, oil, chilli powder, paprika, garlic powder, ground cumin, and oregano). Marinate for 10 minutes
  • Heat a heavy based pan or skillet. Place the taco in the dry pan and cook on each side for a few second until warmed with a slightly smokey flavour. Keep warm until required.
  • Reduce the heat of the pan and add the fish mix. Fry for 4 minutes, adding 1 tablespoon of water to the pan during cooking.
  • When the seafood is cooked, serve up the tortillas, seafood mix, guacamole, and salsa for everyone to make their perfect tacos.
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