RECIPE

Salmon Tacos

I have many taco recipes on the blog and fish tacos are one of my favorite things. I always say fish tacos are the way to my heart. I have been play with different salmon recipes and finally have a salmon taco recipe that I love. I made these salmon tacos and became obsessed with them. I can’t wait for you to try them. I know you will love them too.

I make the seasoning and let it sit on the salmon for about an hour in the fridge. This really helped the seasoning to really get inside the salmon. Add a little lime juice to the salmon and cooked the salmon on the grill in tin foil. (I am all about easy clean up) While the salmon was cooking I started getting the avocado sauce ready. I will say you definitely need a ripe avocado, it needs to be soft.

This recipe is pretty easy to make. I have a friend that heats her tortilla shells up on her gas stove. Ever since we moved into this house and we have a gas stove. I have been heating my shells on the stove too. I love this was.

That’s the Dish from my Kitchen to your Kitchen 💕

Billie-Jo

 

Ingredients

  • 1 ½ pounds of salmon
  • 1 tsp chipotle powder
  • ½ tsp black pepper
  • 1 tsp salt
  • ½ tsp garlic powder
  • ½ tsp cumin
  • ½ tsp paprika 
  • Zest from two small limes or 1 large lime
  • Avocado Sauce-1 medium ripe Hass avocado, ½ cup nonfat plain Greek yogurt, ½  tbsp olive oil, ½ tsp salt, pepper,  Juice from 3 smalls limes, ¼ cup chopped cilantro 

 

Directions

  1. In a small bowl, whisk together chipotle powder, black pepper, salt, garlic powder, cumin,  paprika and lime zest.
  2. Pat the salmon dry. Coat with seasoning. Cover and refrigerate for 30 minutes. 
  3. While the salmon is marinating, preheat the grill. 
  4. Place the salmon in tin foil and  juice from the limes. Grill for 20 minutes or until done. 
  5. Let salmon rest in tin foil while finishing prepping for the tacos.
  6. Avocado Sauce-in a blender had the peeled avocado, yogurt, olive oil, salt, pepper, lime juice and cilantro. You might need to add a little more lime juice, if your avocado isn’t really ripe. 
  7. Warm up tortilla shells as desired. I cook mine a little bit on my gas stove. 
Ready in 90 minutes Makes about 8 tacos

 

Tips

Hey there!!

I’m Billie, a recipe creator, food photographer, a girl that just loves to be in the kitchen and a travel lover. more >

Related Recipes