Shrimp tostadas are an easy-to-make crowd-pleaser

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You have to try these crunchy and colorful shrimp tostadas! They're super easy to make and a definite crowd-pleaser.

Servings: 6 tostadas

Ingredients

  • 1 pound cooked shrimp
  • 1 chopped yellow bell pepper, chopped
  • 1 chopped red bell pepper, chopped
  • 2 lemons, juice and zest
  • 2 tablespoons olive oil
  • 1/4 cup cilantro, chopped + more for garnish
  • 1/4 cup red onion, chopped
  • 1 teaspoon cumin
  • 1 teaspoon smoked paprika
  • salt and pepper, to taste
  • 2 avocados
  • 1/4 cup greek yogurt
  • 2 limes
  • 6 corn tortillas
  • pickled red onions, for garnish

Instructions

  1. Add shrimp, yellow bell pepper, red bell pepper, juice of 1 1/2 limes, lemon zest and juice of two lemons, olive oil, cilantro, red onion, cumin, smoked paprika, salt and pepper to a large bowl. Stir using a spoon until mixed.
  2. Let it rest for at least 30 minutes to marinate.
  3. While shrimp mixture rests, make guacamole. Add avocados, Greek yogurt and remaining juice of 1/2 lime to a bowl and mix until well combined. Add salt to taste.
  4. On a pan over medium heat, add enough oil to coat the bottom and cook tortillas one at a time until crispy, about three minutes on each side.
  5. Top each crispy corn tortilla with guacamole then shrimp mixture.
  6. Garnish with pickled red onions and cilantro (optional). 

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