Chili Garlic Shrimp Salad

Total Time
Prep 20 mins
Cook 15 mins

This is from Bon Appetit a couple years ago. It's pretty easy, and perfect for a summer dinner.

Ingredients Nutrition


  1. Mix the chili-garlic sauce, cumin, salt and 1/4 tsp pepper in large bowl. Add shrimp and toss to coat.
  2. Heat 2 tablespoons olive oil in large skillet over high heat until hot. Add half of shrimp and sute until cooked through, about 4-5 minutes. Transfer shrimp to a plate. Add 1 tablespoon more oil to same skillet. Add remaining shrimp and cook through. Transfer to plate.
  3. Mix corn, tomatoes, cucumber, and shrimp together in LARGE bowl.
  4. Whisk remaining 2 tablespoons olive oil 1/8 tsp pepper, sesame oil, soy sauce, and lime juice in medium bowl.
  5. Add greens, mint, and avacado to shrimp mixture in large bowl. Add dressing and toss to coat.


Most Helpful

So I had to make this because it has so many of my favorite flavors in it and it didn't let me down. The sauce is really light but still flavorful and the salad is pretty filling, which is a total bonus. This is a perfect summer salad but I would make it any time of the year. Yum. (Oh, and I used cilantro instead of mint).

LatinaAtHeart October 14, 2007

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