Tinga’s Blackened Catfish Tacos
Tinga Taqueria in Millburn, NJ was devastated by Irene one year ago. After nearly one year, they are reopened and better than ever!
1 piece Catfish
4 oz butter
6 oz Cajun Sauce
5 scooped & diced cucumber
2 fresh Lime
4 oz chopped red onions
2 oz finely diced fresh jalapenos
2 oz cilantro
2 oz salt.
Tacos are served topped with:
Monterey jack shredded cheese
Shredded cabbage & carrots
Chipotle mayonnaise on side along with Creamy Black Beans & Spanish Rice.
Pre heat iron skillet and melt butter
Rinse, dry and spice catfish pieces with Cajun spice
Blacken Catfish in pan for 4 – 5 minutes (watch for color change) then flip and cook for 2 minutes.
Remove and serve in tacos.
Mix ingredients together, squeezing lime juice at end and salt to taste.
Putting the Taco together
Place catfish and cheese in bottom of taco shell
Place Cucumber salsa & shredded cabbage & carrots on top
Serve with Chipotle mayonnaise on side along with Creamy Black Beans & Spanish Rice.