Grilled Fish Tacos

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Francine Lizotte

By
@ClubFoody

It's a delicious way to enjoy fish by grilling it on the BBQ. This flavorful healthy meal can be enjoyed either as an appetizer or as a main course.

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Serves:
8 tacos
Prep:
15 Min
Cook:
6 Min
Method:
Barbecue

Ingredients

  • FISH RUB

  • 2 Tbsp
    chipotle chili powder
  • 1/2 Tbsp
    sweet paprika
  • 1 tsp
    ground cumin
  • 1 tsp
    brown sugar
  • 1/2 tsp
    ground ginger
  • 1/4 tsp
    ground himalayan sea salt
  • 1/4 tsp
    freshly ground black pepper (i always use mixed peppercorns)
  • 1/8 tsp
    cayenne pepper, or more to taste
  • CREAMY DILL SAUCE

  • 1/2 c
    light sour cream
  • 1/4 c
    mayonnaise
  • 3 Tbsp
    fresh dill, chopped
  • 1 tsp
    hot sauce, such as cholula®
  • TACO

  • 1 lb
    halibut (substitute mahi mahi or orata)
  • 8
    (6-inch) corn tortillas
  • ·
    fresh chives, chopped
  • slice
    red cabbage, for garnish
  • slice
    ripe avocado, for garnish
  • ·
    fresh chopped cilantro, for garnish
  • 1
    lime wedge per taco

How to Make Grilled Fish Tacos

Step-by-Step

  1. For fish rub; mix all ingredients and store in an air-tight container.
  2. For creamy dill sauce; whisk all ingredients in a bowl, cover and transfer to the fridge
  3. Rinse fish under cold water and pat dry. Brush the top of fish with canola oil, and sprinkle with *Fish Rub, covering the entire surface on both sides. Let stand for 5 to 7 minutes while starting BBQ.
  4. When it reaches 500ºF, brush grill with oil. Place fish, close lid and grill 2 1/2 to 3 minutes per side depending of the thickness or until cooked.
  5. Remove from heat and shred fish with 2 forks into large chunks. Grill tortillas over direct heat until slightly charred and just warm, about 10-15 seconds per side.
  6. Divide fish amount tacos. Sprinkle chives, then garnish with red cabbage and sliced avocado. Spoon dill cream sauce and finish with chopped cilantro
  7. To view this recipe on YouTube, click on this link >>>> youtube.com/watch?v=BCHnweXLBvY

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