Shrimp Tacos with Pineapple Salsa Recipe

By Rena |

Who’s ready for tacos every night of the week? If you haven’t introduced your family to shrimp tacos yet, then these are what you need to be planning for dinner. This Shrimp Tacos with Pineapple Salsa recipe is not only delicious but super easy to make.

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Easy Shrimp Tacos with Pineapple Salsa Recipe

The pineapple salsa is our favorite! I bet your family will love it as much as we do. When you mix the shrimp tacos and pineapple salsa together, you have a very unexpected, yet welcome taste on your tongue. You’re going to enjoy taco Tuesday even more now or whatever day of the week you decide to have them on. This Taco recipe will be a winner!

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What do you put on a taco?

Often wonder what the exact ingredients are for tacos? Everyone makes them differently these days. Which is exactly what I did with this Shrimp Taco Recipe. I added pineapple salsa. What you put on your taco depends on what pairs well with the protein you are adding. But some toppings include but not limited to diced tomatoes, guacamole, onions, hot sauce, lime, shredded cheese, sour cream, lettuce, shredded cabbage, and jalapenos.

Shrimp Tacos recipe

Are Mexican street tacos healthy?

Mexican street tacos are fairly healthy if you think about it. Made with corn tacos, beef, chicken, fish or pork, onions, tomatoes, guacamole, hot sauce, lime, and cilantro.  Stick with cooking the meat healthy like grilling instead of frying and keep the ingredients healthy. 

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How to make this Shrimp Tacos with Pineapple Salsa Recipe

Shrimp Tacos recipe

Shrimp Tacos with Pineapple Salsa Recipe

Chili-spiced shrimp, fresh and bright pineapple salsa and cabbage, all tucked inside warm tortillas.
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Course: Main Course
Cuisine: American
Prep Time: 20 minutes
Cook Time: 10 minutes
Total Time: 30 minutes
Servings: 4
Calories: 173kcal
Author: Rena


  • 2 teaspoons olive oil
  • 1 and ¼ pounds of shrimp peeled, deveined and tails removed
  • 1 teaspoon chili powder
  • salt and pepper
  • 1 cup of pineapple finely diced
  • ½ cup red bell pepper finely diced
  • ½ jalapeno pepper minced (remove seeds and ribs to make it milder)
  • 1 lime juiced
  • 1/4 cup cilantro leaves finely chopped, loosely packed
  • 1 cup shredded purple cabbage
  • 8 corn tortillas


  • For the shrimp: Heat the olive oil over high heat in a large pan. Season both sides of the shrimp with chili powder and salt to taste. Place the shrimp in a single layer in the pan and sear for 2-3 minutes per side, until shrimp are pink and cooked through.
  • For the pineapple salsa: Combine all the ingredients in a bowl, add salt to taste. Cover the bowl and place it in the refrigerator for at least 15 minutes, up to 4 hours.
  • To serve Warm the tortillas. Add a handful of cabbage to each tortilla and place the shrimp on top of the cabbage. Top with pineapple salsa and serve immediately.


Calories: 173kcal | Carbohydrates: 33g | Protein: 4g | Fat: 3g | Cholesterol: 3mg | Sodium: 51mg | Potassium: 261mg | Fiber: 5g | Sugar: 6g | Vitamin A: 1090IU | Vitamin C: 63.4mg | Calcium: 63mg | Iron: 1.2mg
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