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Skillet Shrimp Fajitas Recipe - Sizzling hot fajitas with juicy shrimp, flavorful bell peppers and onions, all tossed in a homemade fajitas seasoning mix. This is an easy, quick, and delicious shrimp fajitas dinner prepared in just one skillet!
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Shrimp Fajitas

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WW Freestyle: 9
Prep Time10 mins
Cook Time15 mins
Total Time25 mins
Sizzling hot fajitas with juicy shrimp, flavorful bell peppers and onions, all tossed in a homemade fajitas seasoning mix. This is an easy, quick, and delicious shrimp fajitas dinner prepared in just one skillet!
Course: Dinner
Cuisine: Mexican
Servings: 4 serves
Calories: 358

Ingredients

  • 1 1/2 tablespoons olive oil
  • 3 tablespoons Fajitas Seasoning Mix divided
  • 1 pound uncooked shrimp peeled, tails removed, and deveined
  • 2 to 3 colorful bell peppers cut into strips
  • 1 large yellow onion thinly sliced
  • 8 (6-inch) Whole Wheat Low Carb Flour Tortillas** warm
  • 1 lime, quartered
  • Shredded Cheese optional
  • Sour Cream optional
  • Avocado slices optional

Instructions 

  • Heat 1 tablespoon olive oil in a large skillet over medium-high heat. Use a cast iron skillet, if you have one.
  • Add bell peppers and onion; season with 1-1/2 tablespoons of the fajitas seasoning mix and cook for 5 minutes, or until tender, stirring frequently.
  • Remove vegetables from skillet and transfer to a plate; set aside.
  • In the same skillet, add the rest of the olive oil and shrimp; season with 1-1/2 tablespoons of the fajitas seasoning mix and cook for 2 to 3 minutes, or until pink.
  • Stir in the previously prepared veggies; continue to cook for about 30 seconds, or until everything is heated through.
  • Spoon prepared veggies and shrimp on warm whole wheat tortillas.
  • Optionally, top with cheese, sour cream and avocado.
  • Serve with lime.

Notes

Garnishes and extra fixings are not included in the Nutrition Facts. 
**If watching your sodium intake, use 6-inch Mission white corn tortillas because one contains 10 mg of sodium. Flour tortillas are 250 mg per tortilla, and up. 
WW FREESTYLE POINTS: 9
Nutrition Facts
Shrimp Fajitas
Amount Per Serving
Calories 358 Calories from Fat 99
% Daily Value*
Fat 11g17%
Saturated Fat 2g10%
Cholesterol 285mg95%
Sodium 1287mg54%
Potassium 487mg14%
Carbohydrates 43g14%
Fiber 7g28%
Sugar 6g7%
Protein 29g58%
Vitamin A 2050IU41%
Vitamin C 82.9mg100%
Calcium 416mg42%
Iron 8.8mg49%
* Percent Daily Values are based on a 2000 calorie diet.
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