Sunday, February 19, 2012

Grilled Fish Tacos with Fresh Salsa


2 limes, juiced - divided

3 plum tomatoes, diced

1/2 medium onion, diced

1/2 cup cilantro, chopped

1/2 cup mayo

2 TBS milk

1 tsp minced garlic

1/4 tsp salt

2 cups thinly sliced Romaine lettuce

1 avocado, peeled & diced

10 corn tortillas

1 - 1 1/4 lbs. tilapia fillets

*black pepper*

1st - Prepare white sauce for tacos by combining mayo, milk, garlic, and 2 TBS of lime juice with a whisk until smooth.

2nd - Prepare salsa by combining remainder of lime juice with diced onion, diced tomatoes, chopped cilantro and salt.

3rd - Place lettuce and avocado each in a separate dish for easy taco assembly.

4th - Warm corn tortillas on a grill or griddle and set aside in a warmer or plastic dish with a lid.

5th - Heat grill or griddle to cook fillets over medium heat. Season tilapia fillets with black pepper. Cook fillets 3-4 minutes on each side, until fillets flake easily with a fork.

6th - Assemble tacos in corn tortillas: layer lettuce, fish, salsa, avocado, and sauce into tortilla.

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1 comment:

  1. I've not tried fish tacos at home, but you've just given me the incentive.