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Grilled Shrimp Fajitas

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Quick, colorful and delicious, these easy shrimp fajitas are sure to please the hungriest of campers.

Grilled Shrimp Fajitas

Ingredients

  • 2 Tbsp. olive oil
  • 2 Tbsp. lime juice
  • 1 Tbsp. orange juice
  • 1 tsp. cumin
  • 1 tsp. chili powder
  • 2 cloves garlic, minced
  • 1 tsp. salt 1 lb. uncooked shrimp, peeled and deveined
  • 1 red bell pepper, sliced
  • 1 orange or yellow bell pepper, sliced
  • 1 medium red onion, sliced
  • Additional olive oil, for grilling
  • 8 fajita-size flour tortillas

For serving:

  • Pico de gallo or salsa
  • Shredded cheddar or pepper jack cheese
  • Sliced jalapenos
  • Sour cream
  • Cilantro
  • Hot sauce
  • Lime wedges

 

Directions

  1. Combine olive oil, lime juice, orange juice, cumin, chili powder, garlic and salt in a large zip top bag.
  2. Add shrimp and shake to coat. Refrigerate for at least 20 minutes.
  3. Clean and oil grill. Preheat to medium heat. – Thread shrimp on bamboo or metal skewers.
  4. Add peppers and onions to a grill basket and toss with a little olive oil.
  5. Grill until crisp tender and a little charred. – Grill shrimp for 2-3 minutes on each side and remove.
  6. Add tortillas to grill and cook until warm and slightly charred around the edges.
  7. Pile each tortilla with onion pepper mixture and shrimp. Garnish as desired.

Makes 4 servings.


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Quick, colorful and delicious, these easy shrimp fajitas are sure to please the hungriest of campers.