Summertime Grilled Shrimp Salad

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Quick Facts

Servings: 4
Cook Time: 5 min.

Wine Pairings

Fresh strawberries and crunchy toasted pecans pair wonderfully with the grilled shrimp in this summertime salad.

Ingredients

  • 12 large shrimp, peeled (16-20 count)
  • 1/2 cup prepared raspberry vinaigrette salad dressing, divided
  • 5 cups torn fresh spinach
  • 1/3 cup pecan halves, toasted
  • 8 ripe strawberries
  • 8 fresh asparagus spears, but into 2-inch pieces

Directions

  • Toss shrimp with 1/4 cup salad dressing; cover and refrigerate at least 30 minutes.
  • Drain; thread shrimp onto skewers.
  • Grill, covered, 4-6 inches above white-hot coals for about 4 minutes or until pink and done.
  • Remove shrimp from skewers and place in a large salad bowl. Add remaining ingredients and toss with remaining 1/4 cup salad dressing. Serve at once.
Recipe courtesy of the National Fisheries Institute

Nutrition Facts

Calories 121
  Calories from Fat 63 (52%)
(12%)Total Fat 8g
(4%)Saturated Fat 1g
Polyunsaturated Fat 2g
Monounsaturated Fat 4g
(11%)Cholesterol 32mg
(6%)Sodium 153mg
(12%)Potassium 418mg
Total Carbohydrate 9g
(13%)Dietary Fiber 3g
Sugars 4g
Sugar Alcohols 0g
(14%)Protein 7g
* Percent Daily Values are based on a 2,000 calorie diet.
Nutrition facts are calculated by a food expert using nutritional values provided by the USDA for common products used as recipe ingredients. Actual nutritional values may differ depending on the amounts or products used and can be affected by cooking methods.

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