Fresh shrimp, onions, bell peppers, and kale are sautéed in butter, olive oil, garlic, and spices. Then finish them off with a big squeeze of lime, a drizzle of hot sauce, cilantro, and a dollop of sour cream for an insanely tasty taco that comes together in only 20 minutes!
Are you guys ready for some TACOS!?!?
Yes Yes YEESSS! Fresh shrimp sautéed in some butter, olive oil, cumin, and garlic along with some onions that cook until sweet and carmelized. Orange bell pepper decides to get in on the party followed by kale and a big squeeze of lime all wrapped up in a warm soft corn tortilla and topped with some Cholula (my hot sauce first love), more lime, and sour cream (or greek yogurt) on top. Aaah Yeeahh!
I can hear my father in-law
whispering loudly exclaiming "uuuugghhhh, kaaaale....why ruin a perfectly good meal with kale?" Because FIL it's good. Close your eyes, pretend like I never told you there is kale in these tacos, take a bite, and L-O-V-E them. Kind of like that one time I made an amazing soup for dinner that purposely had kale in it and didn't tell you and you ate the whole bowl, loved it, was about to get up for seconds when I said "Huh...I didn't know you liked kale that much?"
Luckily for my father in-law he doesn't have to put up with my sneaky kale shenanigans anymore because friends, GUUESSS WHAAAT?!
And it's about time don't ya think? My mother in-law is shaking her head no. It'll be okay MIL. You can come visit. Bring FIL too. Just don't tell him I'm making my "special" Easy 20-Minute Shrimp Tacos. I wouldn't want him to accidentally fall in love with kale all over again without actually knowing why his taco tastes so good.
Anyways friends, we moved!!! Which is pretty much why I've been absent from the blogerooni the last couple of weeks. What originally was just going to be a temporary 6 months (at most) live-in at my in-laws, eventually turned into 14 months. Wowzers.
But noowww...I'm.in.my.OWN.home! And it's aaawesooome! I feel extremely blessed and I'm so over-the-top very thankful. Thankful for the time my in-laws opened up their home to my husband and I and our two energetic kids but thankful to be in my own home nonetheless. They say home is where the heart is. And well, mine was living in a bunch of boxes calling out for it's own kitchen. But not because my heart is attached to the kitchen itself (okay maybe it is a little bit) but because of what the kitchen represents for me and my family:
- A place of gathering.
- A place of inviting friends and family in for a comfortable and delicious meal.
- A place where community is created.
- A place to just be.
- And a place to eat some crazy delicious shrimp tacos that only take 20-minutes to pull together, which sounds pretty much perfect right about the time when I'm needing to take a food break from all the box unpacking.
Enjoy friends and Happy Belated New Year! ❤
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