Fish Tacos

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Prepare Taco Shells:

  • Makai ka atta (Cornmeal) sifted 2 Cups
  • Maida (All-purpose flour) sifted 1 Cup
  • Namak (Salt) 1 & ½ tsp
  • Cooking oil 2 tbs
  • Water warm 1 & ½ Cup or as required
  • Cooking oil ½ tsp

Prepare Fish Filling:

  • Yellow fish boneless cubes ½ kg
  • Zeera powder (Cumin powder) 1 tsp
  • Lal mirch powder (Red chilli powder) 1 tsp or to taste
  • Namak (Salt) 1 tsp or to taste
  • Kali mirch powder (Black pepper powder) 1 tsp
  • Lemon juice 2 tbs
  • Cooking oil 2-3 tbs

Sour cream:

  • Cream 1 Cup
  • Lemon juice 2 tbs
  • Doodh (Milk) 1 & ½ tbs


  • Taco shell
  • Iceberg lettuce
  • Red bell pepper julienne
  • Shimla mirch (Capsicum) julienne
  • Pyaz (Onion) julienne
  • Tamatar (Tomatoes) julienne
  • Jalapenos
  • Paprika powder to sprinkle


Prepare Taco Shells:

In a bowl,add cornmeal,all-purpose flour,salt & mix well.

Add cooking oil & mix well.

Gradually add warm water & knead until medium soft dough is formed,cover & let it rest for 10-15 minutes.

Dust dry flour & knead dough again,grease hands with oil & knead dough again.

Take a small dough & make a ball,dust dry flour & roll out with the help of rolling pin and prick with fork (makes 15).

Option no. 1: Baking

Now place the taco tortillas on oven grill and bake in preheated oven at 180 C for 10 minutes.

After baking,let it cool.

Option no. 2: Without Baking

On griddle,add cooking oil and spread it.

Place rolled dough and cook from both sides until light brown.

Fold taco in half & hold and cook for 30 seconds.

Prepare Fish Filling:

In a bowl,add fish boneless cubes,cumin powder,red chilli powder,salt,black pepper powder and lemon juice,mix well and marinate for 15 minutes.

In a frying pan,add cooking oil and cook marinated fish for 3-4 minutes or until dries up & set aside.

Prepare Sour cream:

In a bowl,add cream,lemon juice & whisk well.

Add milk,whisk well and rest it for 15 minutes.Sour cream is ready!


To assemble tacos,add iceberg lettuce,cooked fish chunks,red bell pepper,capsicum,onion,tomatoes,

jalapenos,prepared sour cream,sprinkle paprika powder & serve!

Recipe By: Kanwal Mohsin

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