Fish Tacos with Baja Slaw

Fish Tacos with Baja Slaw

It’s time to re-instate Taco Tuesday in your house! If you have never tried fish tacos before, now is a perfect time for this tasty Fish Tacos with Baja Slaw recipe. Fish is a great high protein alternative to chicken or turkey, and tacos are a super quick meal for a weeknight that your kids are going to love! This light and fresh recipe is a great way to mix up your weekly dinner routine, and the leftovers are great for lunch (not that there will be any). Serve this recipe either by itself or with a side of avocado.

Fish Tacos with Baja Slaw Recipe

Serves 1-2


  • Wild-caught white fish
  • 1 cucumber
  • 1/2 head cabbage
  • 2 tomatoes
  • 1/2 large onion
  • 1 red bell pepper
  • Any hot pepper you like (jalepeno, poblano, etc)
  • 1 handful fresh cilantro, chopped
  • Sea salt and pepper to taste
  • 1/2 cup grapefruit juice
  • 1/2 cup lime juice


  1. Season fish with salt, pepper and chili powder to taste and grill or broil to desired doneness.
  2. Slice cucumber, cabbage, tomatoes, onion and peppers very thin.
  3. Add cliantro, salt, pepper, grapefuit juice and lime juice.
  4. Let marinate for at least 30 minutes for best flavor.
  5. Serve for Advanced Plan: slaw on a plate and top with fish, or Core Plan: put fish in a sprouted grain tortilla and top with slaw.

Fish Tacos with Baja Slaw

Dr. B.J. Hardick

About Dr. B.J. Hardick

Raised in a holistic family, Dr. B.J. Hardick is an organic food fanatic, green living aficionado, and has spent the majority of his life working in natural health care. In 2009, he wrote his first book, Maximized Living Nutrition Plans, which has now been used professionally in over 500 health clinics. Dr. Hardick regularly blogs healthy recipes and holistic health articles on his own website,, and speaks to numerous professional and public audiences every year. In his spare time, he invests his keen interest in sustainable living into urban development in his hometown of London, Ontario. Learn More