Shrimp Fajita Sheet Pan Tacos

These super simple Shrimp Fajita Sheet Pan Tacos topped with a Lime Crema are packed with flavor and super simple for a weeknight meal.

Shrimp Fajita Sheet Pan Dinner Lime Crema
Shrimp Fajita Sheet Pan Dinner featuring Lime Crema Cilantro and Avocado. Perfect weeknight meal.

Here’s what you’ll need:

Gather your Supplies

Grab a sheet tray and get your peppers and onions going first.

Mix your marinade and toss your shrimp in.

Whisk together your crema.

Once the peppers and onions have gotten some good color, pull them out of the oven and scoot them over. Dump your shrimp on the other half of the sheet pan and bake once again.

Prep your toppings and warm your tortilla.

Shrimp Fajita Sheet Pan Taco Toppings
Shrimp Fajita Sheet Pan Taco Toppings

Enjoy!

Dinner is Served!

Shrimp Fajita Sheet Pan Tacos

Prep Time20 mins
Cook Time30 mins
Course: Main Course
Cuisine: Mexican

Equipment

  • Sheet Pan
  • Cutting Board
  • Knife
  • Bowl
  • Whisk

Ingredients

  • 1 lb Peeled, Deveined Raw Shrimp
  • 2 Peppers Red, Yellow or Orange
  • 1/2 Red Onion
  • 2 tbsp Grapeseed Oil
  • 2 tbsp Spice Mix

For the Spice Mix (Makes Extra)

  • 1 tbsp Dried Oregano
  • 1 tbsp Smoke Paprika
  • 1 tbsp Cumin
  • 1 tbsp Garlic Powder
  • 1 tbsp Onion Powder

For the Marinade

  • 1/3 cup Grapeseed Oil
  • 3 tbsp Lime Juice
  • 2 tbsp Spice Mixture
  • Pinch Salt and Black Pepper
  • 2 Garlic Cloves, Grated or Finely Minced

For the Lime Crema

  • 1/4 cup Sour Cream
  • 2 tbsp Lime Juice
  • 2 tbsp Water

Serve With

  • 6 Flour Tortillas, Warmed in Oven
  • 1/2 Avocado, Diced
  • 1/4 cup Fresh Cilantro
  • Lime wedges

Instructions

  • Slice Peppers and Onions, place on sheet pan and toss with Salt, Pepper, 2 tbsp Spice Mix and 2 tbsp Grapeseed Oil. Bake for 15mins in a pre-heated 425° oven.
  • In a bowl, add 1/3 cup Grapeseed Oil, 3 tbsp Lime Juice, 2 tbsp Spice Mix, Grated Garlic, Pinch of Salt and Pepper. Mix the marinade, add shrimp and toss everything to combine.
  • For the Lime crema, whisk in a small bowl sour cream, lime juice and water.
  • After 15 minutes, remove sheet pan from oven. Slide peppers and onions over on the sheet pan and dump shrimp onto the empty half in one layer. Place back in oven for 10-15 minutes until shrimp are pink, curled up and developing some browning.
  • Warm flour tortillas on the bottom rack of the oven while the shrimp finish cooking.
  • Serve Tacos with Lime wedges, Crema, Fresh Cilantro and Diced Avocado. Enjoy!!

2 Comments

  1. Mexi lover on February 3, 2020 at 8:05 pm

    This looks so good! Can I use a different protein with the same outcome? I’m allergic to shrimp!

    • Jackie Sagre on February 4, 2020 at 12:26 am

      Sure, you can use cut up chicken breast or chicken tenderloins.

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