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French Shrimp Salad Recipe

Looking for an easy French Shrimp Salad recipe? Learn how to make French Shrimp Salad using healthy ingredients.


Submitted by krissy1985

Makes 10 servings



"A cool shrimp salad with asparagus and artichokes. Canned artichoke hearts are fine, but fresh cooked can be great."

Recipe Ingredients for French Shrimp Salad

1 pound fresh asparagus
3/4 pound cooked shrimp - peeled and deveined
1/3 cup mayonnaise
1 tablespoon lemon juice
6 artichoke hearts, drained
1 cup French dressing
2 eggs, hard boiled chopped
6 sprigs fresh parsley

Recipe Directions for French Shrimp Salad

  1. Cook the asparagus in boiling salted water until tender. Remove and cool under cold water. Reserve six stalks and cut remaining asparagus into 1 inch pieces.

  2. Cook and clean shrimp. Again reserve the best six and dice the remainder. In a bowl, combine shrimp and asparagus, mix gently with mayonnaise and lemon juice.

  3. In a separate bowl, marinate the artichoke hearts in 1 cup French dressing.

  4. Place shrimp and asparagus in an attractive shallow bowl. Garnish with sieved egg and arrange reserved asparagus on top to resemble the spokes of a wheel.

  5. Drain the artichoke bottoms and garnish each with a dollop of mayonnaise, 1 whole shrimp and 1 parsley sprig. Arrange them around the salad.

Categories

Seafood, Vegetables, Salads, FrenchGerman

Nutrition Facts
Serving Size 221.3g
Amount Per Serving
Calories
193
Calories from Fat
67
% Daily Value*
Total Fat
7.5g
12%
Saturated Fat
1.0g
5%
Trans Fat
0.0g
Cholesterol
105mg
35%
Sodium
245mg
10%
Potassium
559mg
16%
Total Carbohydrates
21.6g
7%
Dietary Fiber
6.5g
26%
Sugars
9.8g
Protein
12.6g
Vitamin A 14% Vitamin C 27%
Calcium 8% Iron 21%
* Based on a 2000 calorie diet

Nutritional details are an estimate and should only be used as a guide for approximation.
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Health Information

Nutrition Grade
96% confidence
A
  Good points
  • High in dietary fiber
  • High in iron
  • High in magnesium
  • High in selenium
  • High in vitamin C
  •   Bad points
  • High in cholesterol
  • High in sugar
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