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Shrimp and Rice Salad

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Shrimp Salad With Rice

Shrimp Salad With Rice

Photo: Diana Rattray
This is a tasty shrimp salad with rice, peas, celery, mayonnaise, and seasonings. This is a delicious shrimp salad, loaded with flavor and hearty enough for a main dish. Serve on a bed of romaine lettuce with sliced tomatoes on the side for a wonderful hot weather meal, or enjoy this salad any time of the year.

Feel free to use the 90 second microwave rice to make this meal even easier!

Prep Time: 20 minutes

Total Time: 20 minutes

Yield: Serves 4

Ingredients:

  • 1 1/2 cup cooked rice, cooled
  • 1/2 to 1 pound shrimp, peeled, cooked, deveined, coarsely chopped
  • 1/2 cup diced celery
  • 3 green onions, thinly sliced
  • 2 tablespoons finely chopped red bell pepper
  • 1 cup fresh or frozen green peas, cooked until just tender
  • 1/2 teaspoon salt
  • 1/4 teaspoon black pepper
  • 1/2 teaspoon celery seed
  • 1/2 to 3/4 cup mayonnaise
  • 2 tablespoons dill pickle juice
  • lettuce leaves and tomato slices

Preparation:

Combine shrimp, celery, onions, peas and red bell pepper. Sprinkle with salt, pepper and celery seed. Combine shrimp mixture with rice; add mayonnaise and dill pickle juice and gently mix. Taste and adjust seasonings. Serve on lettuce leaves and tomato slices. Serve as a luncheon dish or side dish.
Serves 4.

 

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User Reviews

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 5 out of 5
Shrimp - Rice - Nice!, Member earthandI

This is an easy, colorful and very tasty salad. All the flavors work together wonderfully. I used basmati rice which has a nice nutty flavor. Great for a side dish or main dish.

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