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Cajun Fish Tacos Recipe

Cajun Fish Tacos Recipe

Classic fish tacos often feature deep-fried fish, a corn tortilla, cabbage and a thin mayo-based sauce. But we found that fish + pita bread = total yumminess in this streamlined version using lemon-flavored fish with a Cajun twist. —Simple & Delicious Test Kitchen
TOTAL TIME: Prep/Total Time: 25 min. YIELD:4 servings

Ingredients

  • 2 packages (7.6 ounces each) frozen lemon butter grilled fish fillets
  • 3 cups broccoli coleslaw mix
  • 1/2 cup thinly sliced sweet orange pepper
  • 1/2 cup mayonnaise
  • 1 tablespoon lemon juice
  • 1 teaspoon sugar
  • 1-3/4 teaspoons Cajun seasoning, divided
  • 4 whole pita breads, warmed
  • Lemon wedges, optional

Directions

  • 1. Cook fish according to package directions. Meanwhile, in a small bowl, combine the coleslaw mix, pepper, mayonnaise, lemon juice, sugar and 1-1/2 teaspoons Cajun seasoning.
  • 2. Slice fillets. Spoon coleslaw mixture onto pita breads, top with fish. Sprinkle with remaining Cajun seasoning. Serve with lemon wedges if desired. Yield: 4 servings.

Nutritional Facts

1 taco equals 484 calories, 26 g fat (4 g saturated fat), 65 mg cholesterol, 1,111 mg sodium, 40 g carbohydrate, 3 g fiber, 22 g protein.

Wine Pairings

Light-Bodied White Wine

Enjoy this recipe with a light-bodied white wine such as Sauvignon Blanc or Pinot Grigio.