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Quick Shrimp and Lime Salad for Two

Rated as 4 out of 5 Stars

"This salad is our favorite quick meal when its just the two of us. Add bread to complete the meal. It's easy to substitute ingredients; try precooked shrimp thawed and soaked in lime juice or top with feta cheese."
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21 m servings 563
Original recipe yields 2 servings (2 salads)


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  1. Marinate shrimp in 3 tablespoons of lime juice in a bowl, 5 to 10 minutes. Drain and discard lime juice.
  2. Heat 2 tablespoons of olive oil in a skillet over medium heat; cook and stir shrimp until they are bright pink on the outside and the meat is opaque, about 3 minutes per side.
  3. Combine 1/4 cup olive oil with 1 tablespoon lime juice in a bowl. Add onion, olives, garlic, pepper, and salt; stir dressing to combine.
  4. Divide greens, shrimp, avocados, tomatoes, and dressing between 2 large bowls; toss lightly.

Nutrition Facts

Per Serving: 563 calories; 46.7 17.8 22.6 173 809 Full nutrition

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A simple, light salad. I increased the recipe for a dinner party and at first used too little dressing, so the lime taste was lost. After adding more of the dressing, it was delicious and beca...

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This was simple, straightforward, fresh, and tasty. I think the dressing could have used some herbs but other than that I wouldn't change a thing. This made a great main dish salad on a blisteri...