Wednesday, July 1, 2009

Shrimp and Corn Tacos

These delish tacos from Martha Stewart only take 30 minutes to prepare!

2 tablespoons vegetable oil
1/2 medium onion, finely chopped
1 jalapeno chile, (seeds and ribs removed, for less heat), minced
2 cloves garlic, minced
Coarse salt and ground pepper
2 plum tomatoes, chopped
1 package (10 ounces) frozen corn kernels, unthawed
1/2 pound frozen large peeled and deveined shrimp, thawed (see note, below) and cut into 1/2-inch pieces
12 (6-inch) corn tortillas, heated according to package instructions
2 cups shredded cabbage
1/2 cup green or red salsa
1/2 cup sour cream
Lime wedges, for serving

1.Heat oil in a large skillet over medium-high. Add onion, jalapeno, and garlic; season with salt and pepper. Cook, stirring occasionally, until onions are softened, 4 to 5 minutes.
2.Add tomatoes and corn; cook, stirring occasionally, until corn is heated through and tomatoes are soft, 4 to 5 minutes.
3.Add shrimp and cook, stirring occasionally, until opaque throughout, 2 to 3 minutes. Serve immediately with tortillas, cabbage, salsa, sour cream, and lime wedges.
Serves 4