Taco Tuesday: 10 Gorgeous fish tacos that will make you drool

Jul 28, 2015 at 11:00 a.m. ET

Fish tacos are the perfect summer meal.

A little seafood, some fresh salsa, a crema or a slaw — or both! Fish tacos are the perfect light but not too-healthy meal to enjoy when the temperature skyrockets, and these drool-worthy recipes are the cream of the crop.

1. Blackened fish tacos with avocado-cilantro sauce

Blackened fish tacos with avocado-cilantro sauce

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Zesty spices and a cooling avocado-cilantro sauce make these blackened fish tacos the perfect summer meal.

2. Grilled fish tacos with lime cabbage slaw

Grilled fish tacos with lime cabbage slaw

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Tart and crunchy cabbage slaw adds a whole new level of texture to these grilled fish tacos.

3. Cajun fish tacos

Cajun fish tacos

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Fresh pico de gallo, Cajun spice rub and a yogurt-avocado sauce make these Cajun fish tacos utterly unforgettable.

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4. Fish taco lettuce wraps

Fish taco lettuce wraps

Ditch the tortillas, and you have a healthy, low-carb fish taco that puts the focus back on the filling — here, spiced fish, avocado and an herbaceous crema.

5. Crispy fish tacos with jalapeño sauce

Crispy fish tacos with jalapeno sauce

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Crispy fried fish and a spicy sauce mean these tacos are way better than what you make from a box.

6. Cuban fish tacos with citrus mango slaw + chipotle lime crema

Cuban fish tacos with citrus mango slaw

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Sweet, citrusy slaw is the perfect complement to these spicy fish tacos and tangy lime crema.

7. Biscuit lime fish tacos

Biscuit lime fish tacos

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Swap your tortilla with a hearty griddled biscuit for a totally satisfying fish taco experience.

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8. Crispy shrimp tacos in tomato broth

Crispy shrimp tacos in tomato broth

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Seasoned shrimp is rolled up in corn tortillas and deep-fried in this totally addicting recipe, then served with a fresh and flavorful tomato broth.

9. Jerk shrimp tacos with pineapple salsa, slaw and piña colada crema

Jerk shrimp tacos with pineapple salsa

Image: Closet Cooking

This tropical shrimp taco recipe, served with pineapple salsa and piña colada crema, will make you rethink the way you usually cook tacos.

10. Lobster tacos

Lobster tacos

Image: Muy Bueno Cookbook

Nothing screams summer like sweet and tender lobster, and these tasty tacos are no exception.

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