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Shrimp - Fajita's Recipe

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Submitted by gollygeewillikers

Makes 4 servings



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Recipe Ingredients for Shrimp - Fajita's

500 grams frozen shrimp
1 cup chopped cilantro
2 garlic cloves (minced)
1/3 cup lime juice
1 tablespoon olive oil
2 large bell peppers, thinly sliced
1 large onion, thinly sliced
1/2 cup Total 0% yogurt
1/2 cup lowfat cheese (shredded)
3 tomatoes
2 tablespoons black olives (sliced)
2 tablespoons jalapeno peppers (diced)
1/2 cup salsa
2 cups lettuce

Recipe Directions for Shrimp - Fajita's

  1. Stir together shrimp, cilantro, garlic, and lime juice. Let stand at room temperature for 20 minutes.

  2. Meanwhile, wrap tortillas in foil and place in a 350 degrees F oven until hot (about 15 minutes).

  3. Heat oil in a wide nonstick frying pan over medium-high heat.Add peppers and onion. Cook, stirring occasionally, until limp (about 10 minutes). Remove vegetables and keep warm.

  4. Add shrimp mixture to pan, increase heat to high, and cook, stirring often, until shrimp are opaque in center; cut to test (about 3 minutes). Return vegetables to pan, stirring to mix with shrimp.

  5. Spoon shrimp mixture into tortillas, top with yogurt, tomatoes, olives, jalapenos, salsa & lettuce and roll up.

Categories

Main Dish

Nutrition Facts
Serving Size 469.6g
Amount Per Serving
Calories
288
Calories from Fat
86
% Daily Value*
Total Fat
9.5g
15%
Saturated Fat
2.7g
14%
Trans Fat
0.0g
Cholesterol
256mg
85%
Sodium
701mg
29%
Potassium
639mg
18%
Total Carbohydrates
19.2g
6%
Dietary Fiber
5.1g
20%
Sugars
10.7g
Protein
35.1g
Vitamin A 82% Vitamin C 214%
Calcium 23% Iron 32%
* Based on a 2000 calorie diet

Nutritional details are an estimate and should only be used as a guide for approximation.
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Health Information

Nutrition Grade
96% confidence
B
  Good points
  • High in iron
  • Very high in vitamin A
  • Very high in vitamin C
  •   Bad points
  • Very high in cholesterol
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