The shrimp in this main-dish recipe receive a flavor burst from a lime juice and chili powder marinade. A mango puree adds a sweet, cooling touch to these skillet sandwiches.

Source: Family Circle

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Recipe Summary

prep:
15 mins
marinate:
15 mins
cook:
40 mins
total:
1 hr 10 mins
Servings:
5
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Ingredients

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Directions

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  • Heat 1 tablespoon of the olive oil in a large nonstick skillet over medium heat. Add peppers, onion and salt. Cook for 20 minutes, stirring occasionally, until vegetables are soft and slightly browned. Remove to a bowl.

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  • Meanwhile, place shrimp in a resealable bag and add garlic, remaining olive oil, juice of 1/2 lime and chili powder. Shake bag and marinate for 15 minutes.

  • Puree mango with the juice from 1 lime in a food processor. Set aside.

  • In same skillet, cook shrimp, 2 minutes per side, and remove to a bowl.

  • Wipe out skillet and spray with nonstick cooking spray. Top a tortilla with one-fifth of the shrimp, onions and peppers. Sprinkle with 1/4 cup of cheese. Place another tortilla on top and cook in skillet 1 to 2 minutes per side until lightly browned. Repeat with remaining tortillas. Serve with sour cream, mango puree and remaining lime.

Nutrition Facts

547 calories; fat 25g; cholesterol 145mg; saturated fat 11g; carbohydrates 52g; insoluble fiber 5g; protein 29g; sodium 918mg.
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