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Cajun Shrimp and Guacamole Tortilla Bites - Crispy tortilla chips topped with guacamole and the best tender and juicy cajun shrimp! Super easy and delicious appetizer that's perfect for summer cookouts or game day parties.

Cajun Shrimp and Guacamole Tortilla Bites

Crispy tortilla chips topped with guacamole and the best tender and juicy cajun shrimp! A super easy and delicious shrimp appetizer recipe that's perfect for summer cookouts or game day parties.

Course Appetizers
Cuisine American/Southwest
Prep Time 20 minutes
Cook Time 5 minutes
Total Time 25 minutes
Servings 16 Yields
Calories 65 kcal

Ingredients

FOR THE SHRIMP

  • 1 1/2 pounds large shrimp peeled and deveined
  • 1 teaspoon paprika
  • 1/4 teaspoon cayenne pepper
  • 3/4 teaspoon dried thyme
  • 3/4 teaspoon dried oregano
  • 1/4 teaspoon garlic powder
  • salt and fresh ground pepper to taste
  • 1 tablespoon cooking oil

FOR THE GUACAMOLE

FOR THE TORTILLA CHIPS

  • 16 tortilla chips

Instructions

  1. Place shrimp in a large bowl and add paprika, cayenne pepper, thyme, oregano, garlic powder, salt and pepper; mix to combine.
  2. Heat oil in a large nonstick skillet over medium high heat.
  3. Add shrimp to skillet and cook for about 4 minutes, or until shrimp is pink and no longer transparent.
  4. Remove from heat and set shrimp aside.
  5. Prepare the guacamole.
  6. Lay out 16 tortilla chips and spread guacamole over each chip.
  7. Top with prepared shrimp.
  8. Serve.

Recipe Notes

WW FREESTYLE POINTS: 1

Nutrition Facts
Cajun Shrimp and Guacamole Tortilla Bites
Amount Per Serving (1 Tortilla-Bite with Shrimp and Guacamole)
Calories 65 Calories from Fat 18
% Daily Value*
Fat 2g3%
Saturated Fat 0g0%
Cholesterol 107mg36%
Sodium 343mg14%
Potassium 43mg1%
Carbohydrates 2g1%
Fiber 0g0%
Sugar 0g0%
Protein 8g16%
Vitamin A 75IU2%
Vitamin C 1.7mg2%
Calcium 69mg7%
Iron 1.1mg6%
* Percent Daily Values are based on a 2000 calorie diet.