Lime and Cilantro Shrimp Salsa Recipe

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Carole Reyes Modified: May 19, 2022
Lime and Cilantro Shrimp Salsa Recipe

How To Make Lime and Cilantro-Flavored Shrimp Salsa

An amazing Mexican shrimp salsa appetizer made of zesty lime and cilantro flavored shrimp. An appetizer in itself but great with nachos too!

Preparation: 15 minutes
Total: 15 minutes



  • 16ozshrimp,cooked peeled, diced fine
  • 4vine ripe tomatoes,diced fine
  • 6tbspred onion,finely diced
  • 3tbspjalapenos,diced fine, more or less to taste
  • 2tbspcilantro,minced
  • 2limes,juice of or more to taste
  • ½tspkosher salt


  1. Combine diced onions, tomatoes, salt and lime juice in a non-reactive bowl and let it sit about 5 minutes.

  2. Combine the remaining ingredients in a large bowl, taste for salt and adjust as needed.

  3. Refrigerate and let the flavors combine at least an hour before serving.


  • Calories: 60.02kcal
  • Fat: 0.75g
  • Saturated Fat: 0.17g
  • Trans Fat: 0.01g
  • Monounsaturated Fat: 0.13g
  • Polyunsaturated Fat: 0.23g
  • Carbohydrates: 5.52g
  • Fiber: 1.40g
  • Sugar: 2.31g
  • Protein: 8.48g
  • Cholesterol: 71.44mg
  • Sodium: 336.75mg
  • Calcium: 44.45mg
  • Potassium: 244.40mg
  • Iron: 0.41mg
  • Vitamin A: 58.76µg
  • Vitamin C: 16.42mg
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