Cactus Tilapia Tacos

This Recipe Makes: 2 Generous Servings

Approximate Cook and Prep Time: 30-40 minutes

Suggested Pairing: “A nice frosty Horchata drink would go great with these fish tacos!”

Here’s What You Will Need:

1 package Superior Select VSP Tilapia
4 corn flour tortillas
1/2 cup prepared fresh pico de gallo
1/4 cup Nopales (prepared jarred cactus )
juice of 1 lime
2 Tablespoons diced fresh mango
2 Tablespoons diced seedless cucumber
2 Tablespoons diced red onion
1/4 cup sour cream

Here’s How You Do It:

Preheat oven to 400 degrees
Remove fish from the package, pat dry, and season with salt and pepper
Place on a greased baking sheet and bake until fish flakes easily apart, approximately 15-20 minutes
While fish is cooking combine nopales with pico and lime juice and set aside
Then combine mango, cucumber, and onion with sour cream and set aside
As fish is finishing, blister the tortillas in a very hot heavy-bottomed fry pan
Remove fish from the oven and flake apart
Layer fish, nopales and cream mixture evenly among tortillas and enjoy!

Got Leftovers ?!:

“Try mixing nopales in your next quesadilla or fajita mix! ”

Ring IT Up! Here’s Your Checklist:

1 package Superior Select VSP Tilapia
1 package corn tortillas
1 jar Nopales
1 lime
1 fresh mango
1 red onion
1 seedless cucumber
1 small container sour cream