Grilled Fish Tacos W/ Chipotle Crema

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Lauren Perkins-Boyd

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@laurenboyd2113

In the word's of my little brother these taco's are "freakin' bomb!" and I would have to agree.

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The marinade for the fish was really tasty. The chipotle crema topped these tacos off really nicely. This is a great dish to serve the next time you have a group of friends over. The Test Kitchen


Rating:

★★★★☆ 7 votes

Comments:
Serves:
4
Prep:
10 Min
Cook:
5 Min
Method:
Grill

Ingredients

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  • 4-6oz
    mahi mahi fillets
  • 1 clove
    garlic, minced
  • 1/2 tsp
    cumin
  • 1/2 tsp
    chili powder
  • 1/2 tsp
    dried Mexican oregano
  • 1 Tbsp
    lime juice
  • 2 Tbsp
    olive oil
  • ·
    salt and pepper to taste
  • CHIPOTLE CREMA

  • 1/2 c
    Mexican crema
  • 1-2 Tbsp
    chipotle in adobo, seeded and minced
  • 1-2 Tbsp
    cilantro, chopped
  • ·
    the juice of 1 small lime
  • ·
    salt to taste
  • FOR SERVING

  • ·
    warmed corn or flour tortillas
  • ·
    cabbage, shredded
  • ·
    pico de gallo
  • ·
    sliced avocado
  • ·
    shredded cheese
  • ·
    lime wedges

How to Make Grilled Fish Tacos W/ Chipotle Crema

Step-by-Step

  1. In a large freezer bag or small baking dish combine garlic, cumin, chili powder, oregano, lime juice and olive oil add fish and marinate for 30 minutes.
  2. For Crema: In a small bowl combine crema, chipotle, cilantro, lime juice and salt to taste. Cover and chill until your ready to serve.
  3. For outdoor grilling: Grill fillets over medium hot coals skin side down for 3 minutes, flip and cook an additional 3 minutes until opaque.
  4. For indoor grilling: Preheat a ridged cast iron grill pan to medium heat. Cook fillets skin side down for 3 minutes, flip and cook an additional 3 minutes until opaque or preheat broiler place fish 4-6 inches from broiler and cook 3 minutes per side until opaque.
  5. Serve hot on warmed tortillas topped with cabbage, pico de gallo, avocado, cheese, chipotle crema and fresh lime juice.

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About Grilled Fish Tacos W/ Chipotle Crema

Course/Dish: Fish, Tacos & Burritos
Main Ingredient: Fish
Regional Style: Mexican
Collection: Grilling Favorites
Other Tags: Quick & Easy, For Kids, Healthy
Hashtag: #grilled




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