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Start the summer off right with this mouth-watering Shrimp Salad recipe. Savory shrimp, fresh veggies and a little Smart Balance® Light Mayonnaise Dressing make this dish an instant hit!
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3 lbs large shrimp, about 31/35 shrimp
3/4 cup diced celery
3/4 diced green bell pepper
2 tbsp finely diced shallot
1 cup Smart Balance® Light Mayonnaise Dressing
1 tbsp white vinegar
salt and pepper to taste
1/4 cup fresh lemon juice
In a large pot of water, boil shrimp until cooked. Remove from heat just after they turn pink otherwise you risk over cooking. Rinse shrimp with cold water and place in the refrigerator to chill.
Combine celery, bell pepper and shallot in a large bowl. Peel and devein shrimp and add to bowl. Set aside.
In a small bowl, stir mayonnaise and vinegar. Add mayonnaise mixture to diced vegetables and shrimp. Season with salt, pepper and lemon juice.
Let stand for one hour in refrigerator. Serve over a bed of lettuce or a croissant.
Yields approximately 6 cups
Prep time: 15 minutes
Cook time: 8 minutes
Nutrition Per Serving:
Saturated Fat 0g
Trans Fatty Acid 0g
Poly Fat 3g
Mono Fat 4g
Dietary Fiber 0g
Total Sugars 1g