A medley of shrimp, asparagus, and red pepper served on a bed of lettuce becomes a colorful main-dish salad. It tastes best served chilled.

Source: Family Circle


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  • Fill medium saucepan two-thirds with water; bring to a boil. Add shrimp; cook 2 minutes or until just firm. With slotted spoon, remove. Return water to a boil. In same saucepan, cook asparagus 2 minutes or until just tender. Drain; rinse asparagus and shrimp with cold water.

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  • In large bowl, combine shrimp, asparagus, red pepper, celery and scallions. In small bowl, stir together mayonnaise, tarragon, lemon rind, lemon juice, salt and cayenne. Add to shrimp mixture; toss to evenly coat shrimp. Cover and refrigerate until well chilled, about 20 minutes. Serve on lettuce leaves. Makes 4 servings.

Nutrition Facts

318 calories; total fat 24g; saturated fat 4g; cholesterol 143mg; sodium 593mg; carbohydrates 7g; fiber 2g; protein 19g.