Fish Tacos with Spicy Slaw

Fish tacos are so light, refreshing and delicious. This recipe is so easy and takes very little time to make but packs a big punch of flavor. With a few minutes and a couple of mixing bowls, you can create this fun meal.

Here’s what you’ll need: DSC06221

The essentials
Corn tortillas
1 pound of tilapia
3 cups of coleslaw mix

spicy rub
1 Tbs garlic powder
1 Tbs paprika
1 Tbs Mrs. Dash, Seasoning Blend, Fiesta Lime
½ tsp dried oregano
¼ tsp cayenne pepper

3 tbs olive oil
3 tbs lime juice
1 tbs soy sauce

spicy slaw
½ cup mayo
2 tbs garlic powder
pinch of cayenne pepper
1 tsp sriracha

your fave fixings
* mine are cheese, sour cream, and avocado

Follow these steps to make the perfect fish tacos at home
Add seasonings listed for the spicy rub in a small bowl and stir to blend.
Rub your tilapia fillets with that mixture and let sit while you make your slaw.
In a large bowl mix your 3 cups of coleslaw and the ingredients listed together. Stir until evenly coated.
Let your slaw chill while you make cook the fillets.
Add the ingredients listed for the marinade into a medium sized bowl. Blend evenly and coat your fillets front and back.
Over medium-high heat cook your fillets in a flat pan. Drizzle the remaining marinade on top of fillets while they cook.
Remove your fillets from heats once they are a golden brown.
Cut into small bite-sized pieces and place on top of your corn tortillas.
Add your spicy slaw and your favorite fixings and you are good to go!


What’s your favorite type of taco?

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9 thoughts on “Fish Tacos with Spicy Slaw

  1. Lindsey says:

    Nope, nope, nope! It’s too early for me to be thinking about tacos. But here I am thinking about fish tacos! I love any taco. This looks like a great recipe that I will have to try when I get the chance. Do you have to use tilapia? Or will another fish do, like salmon? Great post!


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