Shrimp Salad with Cilantro-Lime Vinaigrette Recipe

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Submitted by jathye

Makes 4 servings



From Martha Stewart Everyday Food

Recipe Ingredients for Shrimp Salad with Cilantro-Lime Vinaigrette

4 tablespoons extra-virgin olive oil
1 pound medium shrimp, peeled and deveined
1/2 small white onion, diced small
2 garlic cloves, minced
1/2 teaspoon ground cumin
1/4 teaspoon cayenne pepper
1/4 cup fresh lime juice (from 2 limes)
1/4 cup fresh cilantro leaves
1 head Bibb or Boston lettuce, leaves separated
2 medium carrots, peeled and shredded

Recipe Directions for Shrimp Salad with Cilantro-Lime Vinaigrette

  1. n a large nonstick skillet, heat 2 teaspoons oil over medium-high. Season shrimp with salt and pepper. Add shrimp to skillet and cook until opaque throughout, about 5 minutes. Transfer shrimp to a plate.

  2. To skillet, add 1 teaspoon oil and onion and cook, stirring occasionally, until translucent, 3 minutes. Add garlic, cumin, and cayenne and cook until fragrant, 1 minute. Remove skillet from heat. Add cooked shrimp and toss to combine.

  3. In a medium bowl, whisk together 3 tablespoons oil, lime juice, and cilantro. Season with salt and pepper. Divide lettuce among four plates. Top with shrimp mixture, carrots, and cilantro leaves. Drizzle with dressing.

Categories

Seafood, Salads

Nutrition Facts
Serving Size 265.4g
Amount Per Serving
Calories
262
Calories from Fat
137
% Daily Value*
Total Fat
15.2g
23%
Saturated Fat
1.9g
9%
Trans Fat
0.0g
Cholesterol
223mg
74%
Sodium
288mg
12%
Potassium
261mg
7%
Total Carbohydrates
8.2g
3%
Dietary Fiber
2.2g
9%
Sugars
3.7g
Protein
25.7g
Vitamin A 113% Vitamin C 17%
Calcium 6% Iron 24%
* 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
B-
  Good points
  • Very high in vitamin A
  •   Bad points
  • Very high in cholesterol
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