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Tostada de Camarones Enchipotlados


Tostada de camarones enchipotlados is a Mexican dish that consists of a crispy tortilla topped with shrimp cooked in a spicy chipotle sauce.

To make tostadas de camarones enchipotlados, the shrimp is cooked in a sauce made from chipotle peppers, garlic, onion, lime juice, salt, and black pepper.

The sauce is then spooned onto a crispy tortilla and topped with the cooked shrimp. Join us in this article as we guide you through this delicious seafood recipe.

About this recipe

Meet Tostada de Camarones Enchipotlados, the culinary gem that brings a kick of chipotle to the sweetness of shrimp. A fusion of flavors that promises a fiesta in your mouth!

Tostada de Camarones Enchipotlados recipe background

Hailing from coastal regions of Mexico, this dish combines the ocean’s bounty with the earthy spiciness of chipotle peppers. It’s a modern twist on classic Mexican tostadas.

Why make this recipe?

  • Quick to prepare
  • Vibrant flavors
  • Healthy and fulfilling

What does Tostada de Camarones Enchipotlados taste like?

It has the smoky heat of chipotle accompanying the succulent sweetness of shrimp. Top that off with the crunch of a tostada, and it’s a unique flavor.

What is in Tostada de Camarones Enchipotlados?

  • Shrimp
  • Chipotle in Adobo
  • Lime Juice
  • Fresh Vegetables

Equipment required for this recipe

  • Skillet
  • Mixing bowls
  • Cutting board
  • Knife

Ingredients

  • 1 lb shrimp, peeled and deveined
  • 2 chipotle peppers in adobo sauce
  • 1 lime, juiced
  • 1 onion, chopped
  • 2 tomatoes, diced
  • 1 avocado, sliced
  • 4 tostadas

Instructions

  1. Sauté the shrimp in a skillet until pink.
  2. Blend chipotle and lime juice.
  3. Toss shrimp in chipotle-lime mix.
  4. Assemble your tostadas: shrimp, onion, tomatoes, avocado.
  5. Serve immediately.

How to serve Tostada de Camarones Enchipotlados

Place the assembled tostadas on a serving platter, accompanied by slices of lime and a sprinkle of chopped cilantro for garnish.

What to serve Tostada de Camarones Enchipotlados with

  • Mexican Crema
  • Fresh Cilantro
  • Lime Wedges

My recommendations and tips

  • Use fresh shrimp for the best flavor.
  • Control the heat by adjusting the amount of chipotle.
  • Serve immediately to enjoy the crunch of the tostadas.

Tostada de Camarones Enchipotlados storage ideas

  • Store the shrimp mixture in an airtight container in the fridge for up to two days.
  • Keep tostadas separate to avoid sogginess.

Potential ingredients substitutes

  • Chicken for shrimp
  • Jalapeño for chipotle
  • Corn tortillas for tostadas

Nutritional Information

NutrientAmount
Calories300
Protein25g
Carbs20g

Frequently Asked Questions

  • Can I use frozen shrimp?
  • Yes, but thaw completely before cooking.
  • Is it spicy?
  • Moderate, but adjustable.

Conclusion

This Tostada de Camarones Enchipotlados recipe is incorporates a versatile, flavorful dish that brings the best of the sea and spice to your plate. Dive in and enjoy this Mexican delicacy!

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