Avocado Shrimp Cups

Prep Time 15 minutes
Cook Time 20 minutes
Total Time 35 minutes
Servings 4 servings


  • 4 tablespoons ghee
  • 1 pound wild caught shrimp peeled and deveined
  • 1 large onion chopped
  • 2 cups chopped kale ribs removed
  • 1 medium red bell pepper chopped
  • 1 small yellow bell pepper chopped
  • 1 tablespoon cumin
  • 1 tablespoon dried oregano
  • 1/2 tablespoon garlic powder
  • 1/2 tablespoon turmeric
  • sea salt and freshly ground black pepper to taste
  • 1/2 cup green olives pitted
  • 8 leaves Romaine lettuce
  • 1 medium avocado peeled, pitted, and sliced


  • In a large skillet, melt ghee over medium-high heat. Add the shrimp and onion, and cook, until the shrimp is pink; remove from skillet. In the same skillet with the remaining ghee, add kale and bell peppers; cook 4 to 6 minutes, stirring occasionally, until softened. Add shrimp back to skillet.
  • Sprinkle in next 5 ingredients (cumin through salt/pepper). Add olives, and cook and stir for 1 to 2 minutes. Remove skillet from heat and set aside. To serve, scoop the shrimp mixture into the lettuce leaves and top with sliced avocado.
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