Shrimp Tacos

From the Mexican Pavilion at Epcot®
Makes 10 (6-inch) tacos

 

Chipotle Mayonnaise Ingredients:
• 2/3 cups mayonnaise
• 7.5 ounce can chipotle peppers in adobo sauce, puréed

 

Shrimp Tempura Ingredients:
• Vegetable oil for frying
• 1 egg white
• 1/4 cup plus 2 tablespoons all-purpose flour
• 2 tablespoons cornstarch
• 1/2 teaspoon salt
• 1/2 teaspoon parsley, dried
• 1/2 teaspoon paprika
• 1/4 teaspoon baking powder
• 1/4 teaspoon garlic powder
• 1/8 teaspoon baking soda
• 1/2 cup water
• 1 pound large shrimp, peeled, deveined, with tails removed (approximately 30-35 shrimp)

 

Shrimp Taco Ingredients:
• 10 (6-inch) flour tortillas
• 3 cups shredded red cabbage
• 3/4 cup favorite salsa verde

 

Chipotle Mayonnaise Instructions:
1. Mix mayonnaise and puréed chipotle peppers in a medium bowl until smooth. Cover and refrigerate.

 

Shrimp Tempura Instructions:
1. Heat about 2 inches of vegetable oil to 375°F in a deep fryer.
2. Beat egg white in a small bowl until frothy and light. Do not overbeat. Set aside.
3. Mix together flour, cornstarch, salt, parsley, paprika, baking powder, garlic powder, and baking soda in a large bowl. Add water and egg white; mix until smooth.
4. Add shrimp and toss until fully covered with batter.
5. Drop 6 to 8 at a time in hot oil. Do not overcrowd. Fry 2 to 3 minutes or until golden brown and crispy. Remove fried shrimp and drain on paper towels.

 

To serve: Spread 1 heaping tablespoon of chipotle mayonnaise on flour tortilla and place 3 shrimp down middle. Top with small handful of cabbage and drizzle with salsa verde.

 

What to drink: Clean, lean Loire Sancerre with hints of smoke, gun flint and lime make this a lively choice.

 

This recipe has been converted from a larger quantity in the restaurant kitchens. The flavor profile may vary from the restaurant’s version.

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