Along the coast in Mexico, in places such as Baja and Veracruz, you will find some of the most delicious, light and fresh seafood dishes known as “Mariscos”. Here’s our collection of Mexican seafood recipes.
Our most popular Mexican seafood dishes include a light and fresh prawn ceviche, super flavourful and zingy prawn tacos and prawn fajitas marinated with Gran Luchito Chipotle Paste and sautéed with a splash of tequila.
The fresh and fruity flavour of our Hot Habañero Mango Salsa is delicious for dipping prawn quesadillas into and topping prawn tacos.
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Here you will find ideas to lighten up some of your favourite Mexican dishes with seafood such as prawn quesadillas and prawn fajitas as well as some traditional and authentically Mexican seafood recipes including chipotle prawns and ceviche.
Shrimp tostadas are a mouth-watering Mexican dish that is sure to transport your taste buds to the sunny beaches of Mexico. These crispy tortillas are piled high with plump and juicy shrimp, fresh veggies, and zesty salsa, creating a delicious flavor explosion in every bite. ... See full recipe
An amazing scrumptious and creamy enchiladas recipe, especially for the seafood lovers out there! Our Tomatillo Enchilada Sauce is the perfect pairing for these Seafood Enchiladas.... See full recipe
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Here are our most frequently asked questions about Mexican Seafood recipes. If you’d like to ask one, please do so in the comments section below the recipe. To learn more about making Mexican seafood dishes at home, be sure to check out the Gran Luchito Youtube Channel.
What is Mexican seafood?
Seafood in Mexico is called Mariscos and includes prawns, clams, crab, mussels, lobster, octopus and squid.
Are prawns healthy?
With a high water content (around 84%) 100g of prawns has only 70 calories, 15g of protein and less than 1g of fat.
What's the best way to cook prawns?
We think our chipotle chilli king prawns recipe is pretty hard to beat! The prawns are marinated in chipotle butter and cooked with the marinade which turns into a deliciously smoky, buttery sauce perfect for dipping crusty bread into!