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2) Poblano Fish Tacos (2 of 5)

 Poblano Fish Tacos

2) Poblano Fish Tacos (2 of 5)




  • 1 large poblano pepper
  • 1/2 cucumber, chopped
  • 1 cup grape tomatoes, quartered
  • 2 tablespoons red onion, chopped
  • 1 garlic clove, minced
  • 1/2 teaspoon salt
  • 3 tablespoons fresh lime juice, divided
  • 4 tablespoons olive oil, divided
  • 1 tablespoon mango-lime seafood seasoning
  • 1 1/2 pounds grouper or other firm white fish fillets
  • 12 fajita-size corn tortillas, warmed
  • Lime wedges


1. Preheat grill to about 350° F. Grill pepper, covered with grill lid, 3 to 4 minutes or until pepper looks blistered, turning once. Place pepper in a large zip-top plastic freezer bag; seal and let stand 10 minutes.

2. Peel pepper; remove and discard seeds. Coarsely chop.

3. Combine pepper, cucumber, next 4 ingredients, 2 tbsp. lime juice, and 2 tbsp. olive oil in a bowl.

4. Whisk together seafood seasoning and remaining 1 Tbsp. lime juice, and 2 Tbsp. olive oil in a large shallow dish or zip-top plastic freezer bag; add fish, and coat both sides.

5. Cover or seal, and chill about 5 minutes. Remove fish from marinade, discarding marinade.

6. Grill fish, covered with grill lid, 3 to 4 minutes on each side or just until fish begins to flake when poked with the tip of a sharp knife and is opaque in center. Cool. Flake fish into bite-size pieces.