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A Dieter's Dream Shrimp Salad

Type: Vegetables
Serves: 4 people

Recipe Ingredients

6 oz 170gShrimp - cooked
16 oz 454gGreen beans
1   Garlic clove
1 tablespoon 15mlSalad oil
1/4 teaspoon 1.3mlMustard powder
1/2 teaspoon 2.5mlSugar
1/4 cup 59mlVinegar
2   Chicken bouillon cube
2/3 cup 106g / 3.7ozRice - cooked
1 cup 110g / 3.9ozCelery - sliced
1/2 cup 31g / 1.1ozOnions - sweet, sliced
2 cups 474mlLettuce - shredded
  Soy sauce - (optional)

Recipe Instructions

Rinse shrimp and cook. Chill can of green beans. Drain and save liquid. Slice thinly the garlic clove and crush in large bowl. Add oil, mustard, sugar, vinegar, shrimp and beans. Refrigerate. Heat bean liquid. Add bouillon cubes and stir until dissolved. Add enough water to make 2 cups. Add rice. Bring to a boil and cook rapidly, uncovered, about 8 minutes or until rice stands above the water line. Reduce heat to lowest point, cover and steam for 12 to 14 minutes. Spread rice in a shallow pan to cool. Refrigerate for 10 minutes or until needed at serving time. Add rice to shrimp and bean mixture. Toss together with celery, onion and lettuce. Serve with soy sauce.

Bill Wight


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